India Fastener Show’s Chennai edition garners good response, opens new business avenues

The India Fastener Show South concluded its debut edition in Chennai on a high note, marking another milestone in the fastener and manufacturing industry. The exhibition organised by Future Market Events with strategic support from Fasteners Association of India (FAI) among many other leading trade bodies was held from 10 April to 12 April at Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam, Chennai serving as a pivotal platform for industry leaders, innovators, and stakeholders to converge, exchange ideas, and build valuable partnerships.

Hosted at the state-of-the-art Chennai Trade Centre, the India Fastener Show South showcased the latest advancements, trends, and solutions in the fastener, fixing, and fastener manufacturing technologies. With 152 exhibitors and 4381 visitors from all over India, the exhibition showcased 10,000 fastener products namely, nuts, screws, bolts, rivets, and many other fastening solutions. In addition, the show floor featured an extensive array of products and services, with a special focus on fasteners for automotive, industrial and engineering sectors, stainless steel & alloy fasteners, tools for fastening, automated fastening and joining technologies and related products.

Boost from Southern Region

Chaitali Davangeri, Director at Future Market Events expressed her gratitude to all participants, exhibitors, and partners for their unwavering support in making the India Fastener Show a resounding success. She shared, “We are thrilled with the success of India Fastener Show South, as the show exceeded our expectations in terms of participation, quality of exhibitors, and industry engagement. Happening for the first time in Chennai, manufacturing and engineering hub of South India, the exhibition served as a catalyst for collaboration, innovation, and business growth. It provided a platform for stakeholders to connect, learn, and explore opportunities in this dynamic sector.”

Industry Responds with Positive Sentiments

Echoing similar sentiments, Parag Shah, Secretary, Fasteners Association of India (FAI) shared, “Congratulations to all the participants, exhibitors, and organizers on the remarkable success of India Fastener Show South 2024. The event has once again demonstrated the strength and resilience of India’s fastener industry, showcasing innovation, collaboration, and growth opportunities. We are proud to be part of such a dynamic and thriving sector that contributes significantly to India’s industrial landscape.”
“The event has been instrumental in connecting us with industry peers, showcasing our latest innovations, and exploring new business opportunities in a new market. It has been a fantastic platform for networking, learning, and driving growth in the fastener industry. We look forward to continued success and collaboration in future editions of the show,” commented Vijendra Singh, DGM, OEMs Marketing, Mircon Group of Industries.

“We are delighted by the success of the India Fastener Show Chennai edition. The exhibition has provided us with a fantastic opportunity to showcase our products, connect with potential customers, and expand our business reach at South India’s growing manufacturing hub. We look forward to further growth and success in this promising market,” stated Sudhir Jain, Managing Director, Sudhir Automotive Industries.
“We are thrilled to have discovered exciting new business opportunities at the India Fastener Show South. The event has been a catalyst for connecting us with potential partners, exploring untapped markets, and enhancing our reach. We are excited about the prospects that have emerged from this experience,” shared Vikas Dahll, Regional Sales Manager, LPS Bossard.

With the remarkable success of the regional edition, India Fastener Show has reaffirmed its position as a premier platform for the fastener industry, driving innovation, collaboration, and business excellence. Participants and stakeholders look forward to the Pune edition taking place from 17-19 October 2024 at Autocluster Exhibition Centre, Chinchwad MIDC, anticipating further advancements and achievements.