Bangkok, Thailand, 5 September 2019 – The second co-location of INTERMAT ASEAN and Concrete Asia returns to deliver over 300 exhibiting brands and companies. Jointly organized by IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd. (“IMPACT”) and COMEXPOSIUM Group (“COMEXPOSIUM”), INTERMAT ASEAN and CONCRETE ASIA 2019 will deliver 6,000 visitors from over 15 countries, 450 business matched meetings and ten knowledge seminars. The two trade exhibitions will encompass the entire construction, infrastructure and concrete supply chain, creating a content-focused and industry-centered environment.
“INTERMAT ASEAN and CONCRETE ASIA will bring together 300 brands and 6,000 attendees, including four international pavilions. Both shows serve as the perfect trade platform for the industry to explore the myriad of opportunities available, as well as discover the innovations in Asia,” added Mr Loy Joon How, General Manager, IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd (“IMPACT”).
Policies and strategies for the development of transport infrastructure in Thailand
INTERMAT ASEAN and CONCRETE ASIA 2019 is honored to have Mr. Sorapong Paitoonphong, Deputy Director General, Department of Rail Transport, Ministry of Transport, preside over the opening ceremony together with Mr. Aungsurus Areekul, President of Thai Contractors Association under H.M. the King’s Patronage (“TCA”); Mr. Chiruit Isarangkun na Ayuthaya, President, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (“TCEB”); and Mr Loy Joon How, General Manager, IMPACT.
Mr. Sorapong Paitoonphong, Deputy Director General, Department of Rail Transport, Ministry of Transport, stated that 2019 is still a year of development for the construction industry in terms of infrastructure and transportation. The inclusion of 41 new mega projects worth more than 1.78 billion baht, is in alignment with the 20-year national strategic development plan of the Ministry of Transportation. From 2015 to 2022, the Thai Transportation Infrastructure will aim to improve transportation systems for all networks, including road, rail, water and air. At the same time, the suburbs must also be developed as well under the Transit – Oriented Development (TOD), which will help improve the quality of life and stimulate the country’s economic growth.
Strong industry support
Mr. Ansurat Areekul, President, Thai Contractors Association Under H. M. the King’s Patronage, said, “TCA is proud to be a co-host of INTERMAT ASEAN since the inception of the exhibition. This year, we have invited members to visit the exhibition and to meet with the exhibitors at the exclusive TCA Lounge, as well as co-hosting the VIP Networking Luncheon and Networking Cocktail Party. TCA has invited members from leading companies to join and create the opportunities for industry players to catch up with industry updates and technology.
Mr. Chiruit Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya, TCEB, said, “TCEB is honored to have the opportunity to support INTERMAT ASEAN and CONCRETE ASIA 2019 again. This year’s support includes the Performance Booster and Exhibiz in Market campaigns – both reflecting successes in our collaboration to boost growth and development of the show on a sustainable basis and reinforcing the role of Thailand as a platform of international trade shows in the ASEAN region, which are in line with TCEB’s policy. To further develop the show into an innovative and tech-based event in alignment with Thailand 4.0 policy, TCEB as a government agency, is ready to be a partner in driving the show.”
Government Showcases and Seminars
Projects pertaining to the future construction, infrastructure and concrete industry in Thailand will be highlighted, with exhibits from:
- Department of Rail Transport;
- State Railway of Thailand;
- Department of Public Works and Town & Country Planning; and the
- Royal Irrigation Department
INTERMAT ASEAN is proudly supported by:
Gold Sponsors: XUZHOU CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY GROUP CO., LTD / STIT COMPANY LIMITED
Silver Sponsors: ASIA VEHICLE CORPORATION CO., LTD
Bronze Sponsors: SIAM INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION LIMITED / COFFRAL-EKTHANA ENGINEERING CO., LTD
Concrete Asia is proudly supported by:
Gold Sponsor: TUN ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
Bronze Sponsors: REP FLOOR CO., LTD. / J.R.M JAPRENMITR GROUP CO., LTD. / MARTON (THAILAND) CO., LTD.