Deutsche Messe joins forces with Siberian trade fair company7 May/ 2018
Deutsche Messe AG, represented by its Russian subsidiary, Deutsche Messe RUS, is partnering with Sibexpocentre OJSC, East Siberia’s leading trade fair company, to co-organize Sibexpocentre’s long-standing SibWoodExpo show. The first SibWoodExpo under the partnership will be held from 11 to 14 September 2018 at SibExpo Centre in Irkutsk City.
SibWoodExpo, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, is an international trade fair for the forestry and primary wood processing industries. This year’s show will feature the full range of timber harvesting, processing and construction systems, equipment and materials.
“SibWoodExpo is the number one sourcing platform for Siberia, especially when it comes to forestry equipment, harvesting systems and sawmill technology,” explained Christian Pfeiffer, Global Director LIGNA and Woodworking Events at Deutsche Messe. “Together with our Russian partner, Sibexpocentre OJSC, we will leverage our long-standing wood industry expertise and worldwide network to further develop and grow the show. As well as an exhibition, SibWoodExpo will feature platforms for dialogue on the ‘cascading use of wood’. We’re seeing increasing demand for high-tech solutions in Russia, including solutions that use wood as an energy source.” Read more