Composites For Main Markets In Asia To Be Higlighted At The 10th JEC Asia In Seoul

SEOUL — May 23, 2017 — JEC Asia is on the threshold of 10 years. In November of this year, not only does it transfer the composites exhibition to Seoul for the first time, but it will also highlight the composites industry in End-Users Markets, such as the development of materials for Transportation (including Automotive & Aeronautics), renewable energies, Building & Construction, Electrical & Electronic Equipment (EEE) or again Sports & Leisure.

The unique International Composites Platform dedicated to Asia Pacific

JEC Asia is the annual grand occasion for composites industries in Asia. Every year thousands of professionals and more than 200 companies from more than 45 countries across Asia-Pacific come together in this place creating innumerable business opportunities.

“In 2016, Asia represented 43 percent of the global Composites Market in value i.e. $35.26 billion. This important market needs to be addressed in accordance with its needs and specificities.

For instance, in volume, Asia accounts for 27 percent of the global weight of Composite use in EEE; if we add China, this figure raises to 66 percent of the world usage in Kilo Tons. Thanks to our partnerships with Asians clusters, government and Industries, and also thanks to our permanent office in Singapore, we are stronger in bringing dedicated content and solutions to Composites professionals in Asia or interested in the Asian markets.” commented Frédérique Mutel, JEC Group president and CEO. “Besides, JEC Asia steering committee is mainly composed of Asian academics, industrialists and officials to make sure that the November event will perfectly fit current and future interest for this region”, she adds.

Conferences on Composites in Automotive, Aeronautics, IT & EEE and Sports & Leisure are already planned in the agenda.

Posted May 23, 2017

Source: JEC Group