RosUpack: 21,000 Visitors at Packaging Exhibition
The 18th International Exhibition of the Packaging Industry RosUpack, the largest industry event in Russia, CIS and Eastern Europe countries was held in IEC “Crocus Expo”, Moscow, in June 18 - 21, 2013. MVK part of the ITE Group, the leader of the Russian market of exhibition services, has been the organizer of this event.
Over four days, 21,000 industry professionals visited the exhibition – a 17% increase compared to 2012. Visitors attended to source the latest packaging solutions, and to secure exclusive deals with international manufacturers of packaging machinery; technology; materials and finished packaging products.
This year, for the first time, the exhibition welcomed the Italian packaging association, UCIMA. The group collectively occupied108sqm and exhibited with eleven of their member companies.
Furthermore, established companies and market leaders were among the 702 exhibitors, including: Comexi group, Innovia, Thrace Ipoma, Omag, Petromash Service, Comus Pack, Langguth, Walki, Index-6 and others.
Newcomers to the event considerably increased. UFLEX, Arizona Chemical, Mona Equipment, Univacco, Sabotage Design, Neo-Pack, Lazer, Valentine-M, and others, made their first appearance at the event, displaying an array of packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical, food, beverage and logistics markets.
A highlight of the show this year was its extensive business program of seminars, conferences, competitions and roundtable discussions which took place alongside the event.
Topics for discussion this year included ‘Innovations in plastic packaging’; ‘The Russian packaging market in 2013-2014-Achievements, Trend and Problems’ and ‘Innovative solutions in the field of intra-logistics: automation, transportation management and staff’.
RosUpack 2014 will return to Crocus Expo on the 17 – 20 June 2014
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