20-23 November 2024

Meet High-power Buyers at No.1 Metalworking Event

Smart Materials will be one of the highlighted features at METALEX 2024, the ASEAN’s number-one exceptional industry-specific platform designed to supercharge metalworking business for technology providers through a comprehensive range of exhibit profiles including machine tools, sheet metal, wire and tube, welding, robots, and many more, with over 100,000 industrialists expected to come together to source the most efficient technologies and solutions from over 3,000 brands to improve their industrial performance and productivity. This is an ideal platform where technology providers and buyers can connect, discuss business, and share ideas to achieve their mutual goals. Grasp this opportunity to explore aluminium and lightweight materials and be a part of our Smart Materials Zone located in front of Hall 98 of BITEC, Bangkok. Reserve your exhibit space now and meet your targeted buyers at METALEX!

Why Exhibit?

1. Meet with large number of visitors from ASEAN and around the world at METALEX, the number-one machine tools and metalworking exhibition serving ASEAN.

2. Explore the complete aluminium industry chain in one show.

3. Communicate with potential clients face to face supported by matchmaking services.

4. Emperia, the smart way to connect with the new business partners without exchanging business card, and recommendation list for your right business matching.

5. Keep up to date with the latest industry trends.

Brighter Future for Aluminium

The aluminium market of Thailand is valued at 5,800 million USD in 2023. It is forecast to continue to increase, starting in 2024, at a 10.3% CAGR and valued at 12,190 million USD in 2030.

According to the Office of Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, although Thailand imported aluminium in 2023 20.74% less than the value of 2022, that number has increased in 2024.

Thailand’s aluminium import in the first quarter of this year is 11.22% higher than the year 2023 when compared to the same period of last year while the aluminium product import is 13.94% higher. This indicates the rising demand for the smart materials.

Thailand: The Hub of Aluminium Products

Thailand manufactures both thick and thin aluminium sheets used in a wide range of products. The country uses aluminium to produce drink can lid (30%), heat ventilator in air conditioners (10%); food wrap foil (5%); 55% in construction, automotive, ship, solar cells, and aero plane.

Throughout the history of evolution, information has always been an effective weapon for advancement. Therefore, METALEX Blogs will deliver the up-to-date news full of insight to help you make informed decisions about technology and investment both from within Thailand and around the world.

4 Trends in the Thai Aluminium Industry to Monitor


What is the current situation of the Thai aluminium industry? What is trending? METALEX Blogs would like to present the latest news that metalworking industrialists cannot miss with the topic “4 Trends in the Thai Aluminium Industry to Monitor” so you can expand your perspective, explore technical and production possibilities that can empower your business.


Want to Exhibit at Smart Materials Zone?

Please click this button to reserve your exhibit space.

Or please contact: Ms. Lukkhana Bunjongket

T. +66 2686 7287 | E. [email protected]

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METALEX”  is open to trade visitors only. Please dress in business attire. Those wearing shorts and/or sandals and minors under the age of 15 will not be permitted into the exhibition hall. The organizer reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone without cause or explanation.