The 4th FSC Procurement Fair and Casting Procurement Conference was successfully held in Shanghai
Sponsored by China Foundry Suppliers Union (CFSU) and Qingdao Ais Information Consulting Co., Ltd. (SC) and co-sponsored by the National Foundry Standardization Technical Committee, the 4th 2009 FSC Procurement Fair and Casting Procurement Conference was successfully held in Shanghai Hongqiao Hotel from April 16 to 17.
The FSC Fair is still spreading in the global financial crisis, some multinational buyers cut procurement volume, slow down procurement or even stop existing purchase orders, China's casting production enterprises have been seriously impacted, some small and medium-sized enterprises have been reduced production, semi-stop production or even stop production under the grim situation. The purpose of the fair is to build a good communication and trade platform between multinational casting buyers and Chinese casting suppliers, promote the domestic and foreign business expansion of Chinese casting suppliers, get rid of difficulties, and promote the healthy development of enterprises.
The conference attracted nearly 300 representatives from home and abroad. Among them, more than 90 buyers from the United States, Germany, Britain, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, the Netherlands, Iran, South Africa, Japan and more than ten countries, among them, ABB, ALSTOM, FMC, Gamsa, JCB, ITT, MAN, Sandvik, Honeywell, ZF, Dannelli, Besselos, Gates Transmission, ThyssenKrupp and Jettel participated in the world's top 500 to purchase castings. U.S. MP PUMPS, Swiss Akiro Ltd, Gates, Darnelli, IBCC, ThyssenKrupp and other Oil Oil Company held Special Oil Procurement Meals, the casting purchase demand, purchase quantity, annual purchase amount, delivery time and requirements for suppliers are introduced in detail.
More than 200 suppliers participated. Among them, more than 90% of the participating suppliers have passed one or more international quality system certifications. Wuxi Nuolong Casting, Shandong Dawang Jintai, Tianjin Minak and other companies held special promotion meetings respectively. In addition, 26 suppliers, including Hangzhou Steam Turbine Casting and Forging, Shanghai Huilin Heavy Industry, Zhaoqing Aolin and Yakexin, showed casting samples, attracting buyers to visit and negotiate.
Zhang Yin, deputy secretary-general of the National Foundry Standardization Technical Committee, gave a speech entitled "Accelerating standard updates, strengthening standard training, and promoting enterprise technological progress", summarized the latest progress of foundry standardization, and pointed out that powerful suppliers should actively participate in the country Foundry standardization work, jointly improve the level of my country's foundry standards, and promote enterprise technological progress, which attracted the attention of the participants.
Li Wan Zhonggao, a magazine of "Special Casting and Nonferrous Alloys", gave a wonderful speech on "Current Situation and Development of Production Technology in Special Casting Industry". He introduced the technology and production of special casting industry, especially pressure casting, precision casting, lost foam casting and the role of "Special Casting and Nonferrous Alloys" magazine in the industry, which was generally welcomed by Chinese and foreign representatives.
On the morning of the 17th, the negotiation meeting was held with the purchaser as the unit to set up a negotiation table. Suppliers can freely communicate and negotiate with the purchaser face-to-face on specific casting procurement projects. The on-site negotiation atmosphere was warm and harmonious, and many suppliers reached basic intentions with buyers at the venue.
On the afternoon of the 17th, more than 80 representatives of purchasers and suppliers visited the cast steel and cast iron workshops of Shanghai Honggang Power Station Casting and Forging Equipment Co., Ltd. The representative consulted with the technical staff of Honggang on the issues of interest.
It is reported that the 5th FSC Procurement Fair will be held in Qingdao in August 2009. More exciting, please look forward!