News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Pam Pirogowicz
Exhibition/PR Coordinator
Precision Metalforming Association
Phone: 216-901-8800
Fax: 216-901-9190
Email: ppirogowicz@pma.org
Website: www.pma.org


Educational Conference Highlights METALFORM Mexico Trade Show

CLEVELAND, OH—August 16, 2007—Mexicoís only exhibition and educational conference for tool and die design and manufacture, metal stamping, forming, fabricating and assembly will host its fourth edition in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, September 25-27 at Cintermex.

Nearly 150 equipment manufacturers and service providers are expected to exhibit, with more than 20 first-time exhibitors. This represents a nearly 25 percent increase in total show size compared to the previous Monterrey show in 2005. In parallel, attendance is expected to surge 50 percent within the same two-year span.

Highlighting the exhibits, the Educational Conference will provide the latest information at technical sessions designed to enhance professional development, instructing attendees in the application of new and creative methods for improving productivity and profitability. Ten focused speakers will cover three targeted sessions during the three-day event. Topics covered include: Metal Stamping, Forming Technology and Equipment, Tool & Die Discovery, and Materials and Coil Processing.

Those interested in attending METALFORM Mexico can navigate to the expositionís website at www.metalform.com/mexico. There is no cost to register before September 21. The site features complete show details including the new online exhibitor directory where attendees can find special discounts on equipment available at the show, as well as information on conference sessions, hotel and travel information and more.

METALFORM Mexico alternates each year between Mexico City and Monterrey, effectively covering the entire Mexican metalforming market. The show is sponsored by the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA), the full-service trade association representing the $91-billion metalforming industry of North America, and co-organized by Trade Show Consulting (TSC), which has been producing shows in Mexico since 1992. For more information about PMA, visit mexico.pma.org/english.

METALFORM Mexico 2007 Exhibit Hours

Tuesday, September 252:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 262:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 272:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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