Press Release
Rubber is indispensable in many industry and consumption areas, and Brazil, one of its greatest global manufacturers, has revenues of US$ 2.7 billion, as recorded in 2012 – fact which attracts the attention and interest of players from all around the world (Source: ABIARB – Brazilian Association of Rubber Goods).

Promoted by Francal Feiras, Expobor – International Rubber Technology Show, a biennial event, is the only fair representing this market in Latin America, consolidated as meeting spot for discussing new ideas, presenting new products, partnering, and doing business.

The 11th edition of the event will be held from April 23 to 25, 2014, at Expo Center Norte, in São Paulo, and brings together 120 exhibitors from the sectors of rubber goods, automation, research centers, lab equipment, molds and tool rooms, machines, power systems, production and recycling technology, waste treatment, etc., in a space of 16 thousand m².

This edition is expected to surpass the 10 thousand professional visitors Expobor had in 2012, coming from all states of Brazil. This includes professionals from the rubber goods, automobile, shoes, oil, steel, and pneumatic industries, as well as many others using rubber as raw material or component.

Its last edition, held in 2012, was also attended by buyers from 24 countries: Germany, Argentina, Bolivia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Equator, Spain, USA, Guatemala, England, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Russia, Taiwan, Turkey, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

Together with Expobor, there will be Pneushow-Recaufair 2014 – 11th International Tire Industry Expo, greatest business event of the continent integrating the whole tire production chain – raw material, restoration, maintenance, equipment, and recycling. In 2014, Pneushow brings UnderTruck – Salon of Equipment, Products, and Services for Freight Maintenance and Safety, aiming at meeting fleet owners’ demands for maintenance and safety solutions and equipment.

About Francal Feiras

Francal Feiras is one of the greatest event organizers in Latin America. Every year, its fairs bring together 3,000 exhibiting organizations in a hall of 285,000 m² and are attended by around 250,000 visitors. In 2014, the company, recognized by the quality of its events, turns 46 years of business activity. Francal Feiras’ portfolio contributes directly with the development of 15 important segments of the Brazilian economy.

EXPOBOR 2014 – 11th International Rubber Technology Show
From April 23 to 25
Time: From 2 P.M. to 9 P.M.
Place: Expo Center Norte
Promotion and Organization: Francal Feiras
Sponsored By: ABIARB – Brazilian Association of Rubber Goods
Powered By: Sindibor – Trade Union of Rubber Goods Industry in São Paulo; ABTB – Brazilian Association of Rubber Technology; and APABOR – São Paulo State Association of Natural Rubber Producers and Processors
Phone for Information: (11) 2226-3100

Date: 30/10/2013

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