MMI Acquires Ceramics Show in India
Trade show organiser, Messe München International (MMI) announced the acquisition of an event for the ceramics industry in India, Indian Ceramics. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Indian Ceramics was launched in 2005 by British trade fair organiser and specialty publisher, Bowhead Media. The transaction will be completed during the 2013 edition of Indian Ceramics and MMI will take-over organising the show beginning with the 2014 edition.
The annual Indian Ceramics showcases products and services from classic ceramics and raw materials to technical ceramics. The 2013 edition will feature more than 150 exhibitors and is expected to attract more than 5,000 visitors. The event will be held from 19th to 21st March at the University Exhibition Centre in Ahmedabad.
Eugen Egetenmeir, managing director of international business at MMI, said, “Indian Ceramics will produce important synergy effects for Ceramitec, our leading international trade fair in Munich, above all by expanding the circle of exhibitors and visitors that we address in Asia.”