ANKIROS / ANNOFER / TURKCAST 2018 End of Show Press Release


ANKIROS 2018 – 14th International Iron-Steel and Foundry Technology, Machinery and Products Trade Fair, ANNOFER 2018 – 13th International Non-Ferrous Metals Technology, Machinery and Products Trade Fair and TURKCAST 2018 – 8th Foundry Products Trade Fair organized by Hannover Messe Ankiros Fuarcilik A.S., between October 25-27, 2018, at Tuyap Fair & Congress Center, Buyukcekmece, Istanbul was able to be the trio of the most magnificent exhibition among the repetitions until this time.

Ankiros / Annofer / Turkcast Fairs offered its exhibitors and visitors a unique experience gave the opportunity to get to know the products of the most advanced technology while offering a range of solutions to a wide range of different expectations through creative alternatives appropriate for any kind of need also this year.

In 2018, success of Ankiros / Annofer / Turkcast Fairs keep its development through its local and international supporters at every turn showed that The Fair Trio is the unarguable leading trade fairs of Eurasia Region within 21.832 m² net stand area of 1020 exhibitors, including 399 local 621 international from 46 countries and 14.560 local and 2.657 international total of 17.197 visitors from 86 countries.

ANKIROS/ANNOFER 2018 Fairs enabled all products related to metallurgy industry such as iron-steel, ceramic, glass, rolling mill equipment, induction and melting furnaces, refractory materials, casting, sanding and molding machines and mixers, heat treatment furnaces, control and test equipment, raw materials and consumables to appear under a single roof.

TURKCAST 2018 brought the local and foreign casting purchasers from particularly Automotive and Sub-Industry, White Goods, Cement, Construction, Defense and Aerospace, Shipping, Railway and Transportation, Petro chemistry, Energy, any kind of Heavy Industry, Agricultural Machinery and Building Machinery industries together with Turkey’s leading casting producers. Casting purchasers who visited the fair had a chance to share information and technology in all aspects of technical and commercial issues with foundries.

Also, to point out to technological developments and the problems in the metallurgy industry, and to ensure exchange of ideas related to industry trends, ‘’19th International Metallurgy and Materials Congress” and ‘’10th International Foundry Congress” organized concurrently by TÜDÖKSAD Academy (TÜDOKSAD) and UCTEA Chamber of Metallurgical and Materials Engineers. The congresses were welcomed warmly by the sector professionals.

Hannover Messe Ankiros Fuarcilik A.S. offered its exhibitors opportunities which are presented by modern technology to benefit from with application of Ankiros 2018. Thus, exhibitors were able to record their visitors, visitors had an opportunity to specify companies which they will visit and access to the information about the fairs at the same time.

During three days, the interviews and business connections made a major contribition especially potential investments in the metallurgy industry of our country and being promissing all elements of the sector. As a global platform Ankiros / Annofer / Turkcast Fairs will continue to serve the growth of the Turkish metallurgy industry.

Hannover Messe Ankiros Fuarcilik A.Ş. thanks all participants and visitors for the interest, we hope to  meet again at our next event.

Best Regards,