15 June 2016

ANKOMAK 2016 brought the latest developments of the construction machinery industry to its visitors!

Having grown by 10% during the first quarter of 2016, the construction machinery industry came together at ANKOMAK, the meeting point for Eurasia Region…
International Construction Machinery, Building Materials and Construction Technologies Exhibition – ANKOMAK has been organized for the 21st time. A total 7.406 professionals from 62 countries visited the exhibition that was held between 1 - 5 June 2016.
At ANKOMAK 2016 where products, services and technologies from mining, natural stone and tunnel construction sectors in addition to construction machinery sector were showcased, professional visitors from Iraq, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine and Sudan that joined as a part of the “International Buyer Delegation Program”  meetings with exhibitors. The exhibition made positive contributions to the development of the sector.
Organized by EUF – E Uluslararası Fuarcılık, an affiliate of ITE Turkey, the organizer of leading exhibitions in the leading sectors of Turkey, International Construction Machinery, Building Materials and Construction Technologies Exhibition – ANKOMAK has organised for the 21st time. Bringing the construction, mining, natural stone and tunnel construction machinery sectors together under its roof, which are the locomotive sectors of national economy, the exhibition served as a business platform for 178 exhibitors and 7.406 visitors from 62 countries for 5 days.
ITE Turkey Construction Machinery Group Director Nezih Çağın; “Construction machinery industry which has grown by 10% during the first quarter of 2016, came together at ANKOMAK 2016 which has served as the international meeting platform for the Eurasia Region for five days. At ANKOMAK which is the most profound exhibition of the sector, hosted 7.406 professionals from 62 countries. And as a part of the “International Buyer Delegation Program”, B2B business meetings were held throughout the exhibition. We believe that the exhibition makes positive contributions to the growth of the sector.”
“Turkish construction machinery manufacturing industry is the 9th largest in Europe and has the biggest growth rate after China and India for the last 8 years. Turkey has been manufacturing construction machinery for the last 45 years. Construction machinery industry also makes a great contribution to Turkey’s exports. Turkish Construction machinery industry’s total exports to 127 countries which the 25 countries of EU, has reached 1,2 billion USD and the goal is to exceed 10 billion USD in exports by 2023. The fact that Turkish construction machinery industry has the biggest market growth rate after China and India, is very important for our national economy.”
Thanks to the 10 exhibitions organized by ITE Group in the area of ‘construction machinery and building materials’ in 8 countries all of which are the leading events in their fields in their specific regions, ITE Group has profound experience and expertise in the sector. And with ANKOMAK exhibition, ITE Turkey has 32 years of experience and expertise in Turkey and the Eurasia region. Combining the powerful global network offered by ITE Group and ITE Turkey’s experience and portfolio, ANKOMAK will continue to create a more powerful synergy for the sector.
About EUF – E Uluslararası Fuarcılık and ITE Turkey
EUF - E Uluslararası Fuar Tanıtım Hizmetleri A.Ş., an affiliate of ITE Turkey, has been organizing exhibitions since 1999 for packaging, energy, construction machinery, food, furniture, stationery, promotional items, water and wastewater, tourism, rail systems and logistics industries. With the support of international exhibition company ITE Group Plc.’s global information network, experience and global partnerships, EUF A.Ş organizes; ANKOMAK (International Construction Machinery, Building Elements and Construction Technologies Exhibition), IPACK TURKEY (International Packaging and Food Processing Systems Exhibition), IWE ISTANBUL WATER EXPO (Istanbul Water and Waste Water Treatment Technologies Exhibition and Conference), EMITT (East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Exhibition), EURASIA RAIL (International Rolling Stock Infrastructure and Logistics Exhibition), GLOBAL OIL & GAS TURKEY (Turkish International Oil and Gas Conference) and WORLDFOOD ISTANBUL (International Food Products and Processing Technologies Exhibition).
About ITE Turkey
ITE Turkey is the Turkish affiliate of ITE Group Plc, an international trade exhibitions organization company that organizes over 240 exhibitions and conferences annually at the global level with over 1000 experienced personnel from 32 offices in 20 countries. Organizing leading trade exhibitions in the leading sectors of Turkey, ITE Turkey is comprised of YEM Fuarcılık, EUF - E Uluslararası Fuar Tanıtım Hizmetleri, Ekin Fuar, Platform Uluslararası Fuarcılık and TF Fuarcılık companies.
ITE Turkey organizes the leading trade exhibitions of Turkey for the construction, tourism, cosmetics, food, fashion, energy, packaging, construction machinery, rail systems and logistics industries and gets its power from its profound experience in Turkey and the region and from the global network of ITE Group. ITE Turkey, offers opportunities for new business deals, partnerships and purchasing agreements by opening its powerful global network in the exhibition industry to every sector it operates in and contributes to the growth of these industries.
For detailed information: Güliz Şengüler / Essance İstanbul İletişim Danışmanlığı / 212 282 40 85 – ext. 17; guliz.senguler@essance-istanbul.com