Show Review 2016

At the first CCE South East Asia-Thailand 2016 from 21-23 September 2016, a total of over 3,700 specialised visitors met over 90 leading suppliers of raw materials, machines, accessories and services for the production and converting of corrugated and folding carton.

During the three exhibition days, visitors were able to gain comprehensive insight into the latest products and technologies, industry trends and developments. There were plenty of opportunities for establishing new business relations and for networking with other industry professionals throughout the show. In addition, many exhibitors offered live demonstrations at the individual stands on some 1579 m² net exhibition space at BITEC, Bangkok Thailand.

The next CCE South East Asia-Thailand 2018 will take place from 5-7 September 2018. The venue once more be at BITEC, Bangkok

Key Facts CCE South East Asia-Thailand 2016

  • 93 exhibitors from national 23 and international 70
  • 3,700 trade visitors from 27 countries
  • 1,579 m² net exhibition space

Top 5 Exhibitor Origin

  • China
  • Thailand
  • Taiwan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia

Top 5 Reasons for Exhibiting

  • Seeking new customers
  • Market research
  • Building relationship with existing customers
  • Building brand awareness
  • Sales

Exhibitor Feedback

  • 80% of exhibitors received positive business enquiries
  • 85% of exhibitors achieved or partially achieved their aims

Key Facts CCE South East Asia-Thailand 2016

  • 93 exhibitors from national 23 and international 70
  • 3,700 trade visitors from 27 countries
  • 1,579 m² net exhibition space

Top Ten Visitor Countries

  • Thailand
  • Malaysia
  • India
  • Singapore
  • Myanmar
  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Japan
  • Taiwan
  • Germany

Main Areas of Interest (in order of priority)

  • Raw materials and consumables
  • Folding carton converting equipment
  • Printing equipment
  • Corrugated converting equipment
  • Corrugated line
  • Machine and plant controls
  • Pre-production and pre-press
  • Materials handling and warehousing
  • Service, information and communication
  • Waste extraction and baling

Visitor Feedback

“On behalf of the visitor from SCG Packaging, I think that this show is very nice even this is the first time in Thailand but a lot of visitor from many plants in Thailand have visited. I’ve seen many glue supplier from all over the world especially from European, South East Asia, China. I think it is very interesting for the Thai corrugated Industry.”
Varna Sudasna (Chief Packaging Specialist, SCG Packaging Public Co., Ltd.

“I was particularly impressed that Thailand hosted the regions debut event dedicated to the corrugated and folding carton industry in South East Asia. CCE South East Asia – Thailand 2016 has been an ideal platform for Corrugated & Folding carton manufacturers and suppliers to explore and learn about new innovations and technologies. We have brought Japanese Flexo printing plate washing machines for our plant during the show, this innovation helps us by reducing the production time and therefore increases the life expectancy of the printing plate.”
Mr. Kittisak Rangnoktai the Managing Director of Inter Fibre Container Group

Exhibitor Feedback

“We’re exhibiting at CCE because we would like to grow our market share in Thailand. Dicar aims to be a key player with the Thai market.”
Curtis K. Cook Dicar Inc. International Technical Sales Rep – Asia/Pacific Region

“This is the first time for us exhibiting at CCE and we’ve found that it was a very good presence here with the show. All of the big players are here and we felt that we have to be here to really introduce the new products, research the market, find out the key drivers and also meet our customers here and future customers.”
Nick Price Packaging Segment Manager HP PPS Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

“We exhibit at CCE because it is a great opportunity for our company to meet potential customers and meet all the corrugator partners for this application. It is very useful for our business.”
Tuangporn Tukomane Business Development Manager, SMS Corporation Co., Ltd

“We are exhibiting at CCE because we’re the main technology driver in corrugated & strapping machinery. For us as we’re also exhibited in the CCE Munich it is also a test and a view into the market in South East Asia. It’s quite importance for us to participate in this show.”
Timo Mosca CEO, Mosca Asia PTE LTD

“It is very much down to the fact that this is the best forum for us to show what we do, we know most of the people that come here are interested in looking a corrugated for box, for logistics, for transport application. We particularly interested in promoting the use of the corrugated for installation applications, so particularly for things like super marketing in UK, US and Europe, corrugated is the number one advertising material in those location and our drive is to make sure that in Asia they also move in that direction.”
Kevin Jenner Business Manager Fujifilm Speciality Ink System Ltd

“CCE is helping us with the corrugated industry and we want to have a bigger market share for corrugated in South East Asia which is still lacking and we hope that in next five years corrugated industry grow tremendously. That is the only thing we’re expected to see in the next five years.”
Pradeep Xavier Ram Regional Marketing Esko - Graphics Pte. Ltd

“We see the potential in Thailand that Thailand can be the greatest platform for Corrugated & Folding carton industry in South East Asia, That’s why it is very importance for us to exhibiting at CCE.”
Pornchai Hunsuwan Managing Director, Comauto International Co., Ltd.

“We are exhibiting at CCE because we think for BOBST group it is very importance to be in such a big exhibition in South East Asia.”
Dominique Ventura Product support manager business unit sheet-fed/ Corrugated board, BOBST

“For the next five years in the corrugated industry, we see that in Europe it’s much more developed technology than in South East Asia. We see that in the next five years Asia for sure will follow the trend in Europe and CCE will help bring this to realization in the future.”
Klanarong Boonserm (General Manager) BHS Corrugated Machinery (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

“For a first exhibition in SE Asia, it went very well. A good turnout relation to number of exhibitions will definitely participate in future event. Perhaps in the next time, more participants from Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaysia. Well done.”
Raiwin Suwinyatichaiporn, Kiwiplan Australia, Key Account Executive

“We were exhibiting our Digital Cutting System and were delighted with the positive response from the market. We have successfully concluded machine sales during the show to contacts we meet during and prior to the exhibition.”
Peter Schlegel, Managing Director of Zund Asia (Bangkok) Ltd

“Displaying our Flexo printer and Auto Die-cutter, we are delighted with the interest from the market. We have managed to take orders for our machine during CCE which of course we are very happy about.”
Qi Xiaoyun, President of Sansin Printing Machine Material (Thailand) Co.,Ltd

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