Bielefeld. With order intake of Euro 22.5 million and 138 machines sold, GILDEMEISTER takes positive stock with DMG China of the most important machine tool trade fair in Asia, the CIMT in Beijing, which ended on Saturday.
The CIMT takes place every two years and was particularly successful in this year of economic crisis with order intake of Euro 22.5 million (2007: Euro 12.2 million). Over an area of more than 1,000 square metres, GILDEMEISTER presented technical innovations from turning, milling and laser technologies, as well as state-of-the-art automation and service solutions. Following the motto “Grasping chances – Showing strengths“, GILDEMEISTER presented 21 exhibits to Chinese trade visitors. The exhibits were shown for the first time in China in the new machine design and live in operation. Highlights also included industry-specific solutions for automotive and vehicle technology, the aerospace industry and for medical and energy technology.