More exhibitors expected at Simac Tanning Tech 2018

Published:  20 November, 2017

The organisers of the international exhibition of machinery and technology for the footwear, leather goods and tanning industries, Assomac, say demand for exhibition space at the upcoming 2018 edition has grown.

Simac Tanning Tech 2018 taking place February 20-22, 2018, at FieraMilano Rho exhibition grounds in Milan, Italy, is expected to host higher number of exhibitors compared with its last edition, which had already recorded a 20% increase in exhibition space.

“This event is a unique and unmissable opportunity for encounters, casting the spotlight on this market, says Gabriella Marchioni Bocca, President, Assomac (the Italian Association of Manufacturers of Machinery for Footwear, Leathergoods, Tannery and Related Accessories). “A dynamism expressed by companies via the offer of ever more efficient and eco-friendly technologies: now key factors in remaining competitive on the international scene,” she added.

The February 2017 edition of the trade show recorded double-digit growth in both visitor and exhibitor numbers, while Italy’s exports of footwear, leather goods and tanning machinery also confirmed an increase in 2016. Read more here.