NPE2009:The International Plastics showcase Detailed Event Information For NPE2009:The International Plastics showcase
NPE2009:The International Plastics showcase -- Plastics Production Machinery, Plastics Materials/Resins
Location/Date: Chicago, IL, United States 06/22/2009 - 06/26/2009
Event Summary:
Established in 1946, NPE, The International Plastics Showcase is one of the largest and oldest U.S. based international trade shows. As the single largest concentration of professionals in the U.S. plastics industry, MPE is where the world comes to encounter the U.S. marketplace. Every three years NPE brings together a cross section of virtually the entire plastics and elastomers industry:manufacturers of machinery and equipment, raw material suppliers, laminators, fabricators, manufacturers of reinforced plastics products, plastic film and sheeting producers and tool die and mold makers. As a result, every three years this event has a pivotal effect on plastics industry buying decisions worldwide. The show's broad based value is reflected in the backgrounds of attendees which include representatives from all major plastics-using industries. Typically, foreign visitors come from 130 countries with substantial attendance from Canada and Mexico, Latin America, Europe, China, Japan and Southeast Asia.

Contacts:
Carol Rudman, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-0905
Carol.Rudman@trade.gov
lori Kurtyka, Fixation Marketing, Inc.

Phone: 240 207 2073
lori@fixation.com
Gene Sanders, Society of Plastics Industry

Phone: 202-974-5250
tradeshows@socplas.org