„Tube is the world leading fair in its domain. It is great, to meet so many people from all over the world in one place. Each exhibitor would be already worth a journey. So being here is very time and resource efficien.” Christoph von Rauffer and Katharina Weissbeck have a very short distance to travel since they both come from Düsseldorf. They are looking for oil country tubular good tubes (OCTG) and have caught sight of some new producers. For Christoph it is important to find an economical alternative for Chinese suppliers.
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„As an agent of a worldwide operating forwarding company for large volume and heavy transports I am searching for producers of very big tubes of about 100 meters. Machine manufacturers are also part of our clients, just everything that is big, heavy and needs to be moved”, explains Claudia Saha from Paderborn, Germany. “Tube is a very well sorted fair with professionally designed stands. One gets a quick overview, it is a pleasure to be here!”
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Andreas Lengwiler comes from Switzerland and works for a spring manufacturer. In his opinion, it is always worth coming here, even when you just have one day. “All in all you travel less, when you come here. Especially when you want to get a good and brief overview of the latest state-of-the-art technology and make new contacts.”
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Joëlle de Courrèges just arrived from Paris and is here to search for new customers: „I am here to present our brandnew fire behaviour test, made for wires used in railways and constructions. Our company developed it on French standards to help suppliers to come on the European market.” In two days she will visit 40 different companies. “Of course this is a tough programme, but I am sure it will be worth it!”
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The siblings Daniel and Luis Perez just arrived from Valencia/Spain and are loyal visitors of the Tube. In the past they were here as exhibitors, this time they are visitors. Working for the automotive industry they are looking for new solutions of exhaust pipes. “Tube is a remarkably important trade fair that one shouldn’t miss, if one searches for innovations. It is worth the effort to come here!”
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Shah Parish just arrived from India and wants to look for new wire and cable products, to develop the infrastructure of the industry in his country. “It is a huge, well organized exhibition, I am very impressed! Actually it is inevitable to be here if you want to develop your business!”
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“I am here with my colleagues to verify the market, find new suppliers and make new business.” Guilherme Cruz from Rio de Janeiro/Brazil is here for the 5th time. “I want to find new producers with top quality products and good price. Tube is actually the most important fair in this sector worldwide, a very good and well organized event, that I never miss!”
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Daryna Vorovska from Ukraine came here for a job interview. “It is my first time at wire and I am positively impressed about the size and its good structure. It is a very well developed fair with good infrastructure. The only thing I would like to increase, are some more coffee bars. But apart from that, everything is perfect! I hope that I will come back next time!”
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„We are here at the invitation of a manufacturer which wants to present its new products here.” Markus Schnitzler and his colleague Afif Barkallah from Hillesheim/Germany are loyal visitors of wire for many years now. “Of course it is a win-win-situation: we search for innovative solutions for ever-changing challenges in the field of medical technology and aeronautical engineering. And the companies want to pass their innovations to the customers. This is how you can perfectly develop contacts and maintain them.”
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„It is my first Tube and I am very impressed about the dimension of this fair!” James Ryan comes from Ireland and works with hydraulic cylinders. “I am looking for tubes made from steel and bare chrome. I am very interested in new players and innovations in this field.”
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„It is my second time here at Messe Düsseldorf. I am here to meet our suppliers of the cable and wire industry”, reports Anastasia Gavrilina from Russia in a perfect German. “wire is a very pleasant opportunity to maintain and intensify existing contacts. It is a perfect organized trade fair with good transportation, that makes it very comfortable to be here despite the size it has.”
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