BANGKOK, Thailand, June 6, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Asian Paper & Tissue World Bangkok, the premier platform to meet leading industry players in the sector of the Pulp, Paper, Tissue, Packaging and related industry supplies, is opening its doors today, Wednesday, 6 June at BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand.
Over 100 exhibiting companies from 18 countries are all set to showcase their latest technologies and solutions on the show floor. Exhibitor profiles of industry suppliers range from paper converting machineries, tissue packaging machineries, stock preparation, bleaching chemical solutions to sanitary product OEM manufacturing and many more.
As of 1 June 2018, 1325 trade visitors from 77 different countries have pre-registered to visit the 3-day trade show.
Asian Paper & Tissue World Bangkok 2018 signals the first joined forces of two long-standing brands, each bringing with them over 20 years of success history and a diverse and robust pool of exhibitors and visitors. The combined synergies offer exclusive and invaluable business opportunities to all regional and international industry players operating in the sector of the Pulp, Paper, Tissue, Packaging and related industries.
Alongside the trade show is a 3-day conference featuring over 20 presentations under the theme of "Shaping Success: Strategies for Sustainable Growth in Paper, Packaging and Tissue".
Tissue is ascendant, and packaging boosted by evolving consumer habits. But what of other grades such as graphic and specialties? The conference will explore the factors which will determine paper's trajectory and how to optimise manufacturing resources to achieve sustainable growth and ultimately save costs.
President of TPPIA opening Asian Paper & Tissue World Bangkok Conference
Mr. Wichan Jitpukdee, the president of The Thai Pulp & Paper Industries Association (TPPIA), will deliver the opening address at the conference at 11am on Wednesday, 6 June, with a presentation entitled "Growth and Innovation: The Pattern for Thailand's Future". To sustain the industry, we need to keep up with technology and innovate throughout the value chain. This presentation will highlight what shapes the growth and the future of the paper industry in Thailand.
The conference will take place on the show floor and will be divided over three days, with one day dedicated to the Senior Management Symposium and two days to the New Applied Technology Sessions. As of 1 June, 75 delegates have confirmed their registration to the conference sessions.
For the first time, an entire pavilion dedicated to non-woven products will be featured on the show floor. Exhibitors in this industry segment hail from China's Fujian province and are leading OEMs and ODMs supplying a variety of products including household paper, adult and children's diapers, sanitary napkins and other types of products for at-home usage but also for away-from-home in healthcare and construction industries. The Non-Woven Pavilion is organised in collaboration with Fujian Sanitary Products Chamber Commerce
The exhibition will be open to trade visitors from 10am to 6pm on 6 and 7 June, and from 10am to 4pm on 8 June.
Asian Paper and Tissue World Bangkok 2018 is supported by the following industry associations:
- The Thai Pulp and Paper Industries Association (TPPIA)
- Australian and New Zealand Pulp and Paper Industry Technical Association (APPITA)
- The Association of Indonesia Pulp and Paper Industries (APKI)
- Chinese Taipei Paper Industry Association (CTPIA)
- Indian Agro & Recycled Paper Mills Association (IARPMA)
- Japan Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (JTAPPI)
- Myanmar Pulp and Paper Industry Association (MPPIA)
- Malaysia Pulp and Paper Manufacturers Association (MPPMA)
- Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry of Southern Africa (TAPPSA)
- Vietnam Pulp and Paper Association (VPPA)
About Asian Paper - Established since 1992
Asian Paper is the largest ASEAN event serving the global pulp, paper, packaging and related industries. It gathers key industry players to meet face to face and discuss the latest innovation, industry trends and offerings of cutting-edge products and services through its exhibition and conference. The Asian Paper exhibition focuses on the Paper industry, covering the entire value chain, from pulp, chemical, adhesive, machinery, parts, converters to paper and packaging products and services across the three-day event.
About Tissue World - Established since 1993
Tissue World is the leading global event serving the tissue industry worldwide. With trade shows in Istanbul, Milan, Miami, São Paulo and Bangkok, it offers an integrated platform consisting of exhibitors, conferences and a magazine providing an unmatched offline and online place to do business, exchange ideas and learn, all year around.
UBM Plc is the largest pure-play B2B Events organizer in the world. In an increasingly digital world, the value of connecting on a meaningful, human level has never been more important. At UBM, our deep knowledge and passion for the industry sectors we serve allow us to create valuable experiences where people can succeed. At our events, people build relationships, close deals and grow their businesses. Our 3,750+ people, based in more than 20 countries, serve more than 50 different sectors – from fashion to pharmaceutical ingredients. These global networks, skilled, passionate people and market-leading events provide exciting opportunities for business people to achieve their ambitions.