China’s MIM industry
holds third Metal Injection Molding Seminar, looks ahead to
4th Nov, 2017
China Metal Injection Molding Seminar
China’s 3rd Metal Injection Molding Seminar and Industrial Forum was
held from October 27-29, 2017, in Dongguan, Guangdong Province.
Organised by the China Powder Metallurgy Alliance (CPMA), China Steel
Construction Society, the Powder Metallurgy Department of the Chinese
Society for Metals and Shanghai IRIS Exhibitions Service Co., Ltd., the
event was hosted by Dr Han Wei, Secretary General of the CPMA and
included an address by Qu Xuanhui, from the Chinese Society for Metals.
According to the organisers, more than two hundred experts and visitors
from the Metal Injection Molding (MIM) industry attended the event, where a number of technical
and business focused presentations were made. Topics discussed during
the event included the technology available for Powder Injection
Molding, emerging issues in practical applications for PIM and future
trends and prospects for MIM technology.
Looking ahead to World PM2018, the World Conference on Powder
Metallurgy, which is set for Beijing in September 2018, Wei reported
that the preparations for the event are well underway. This will be the
first time that a PM World Congress has been held in China.
Dr Han Wei revealed that the conference will comprise eight conference
sessions and that the first will be a Metal Injection Molding (MIM) session and the seventh a
China-Switzerland Advanced Materials (Additive Manufacturing) forum