17th International Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies
20 - 22 March 2018 • Russia, Moscow, ECC Sokolniki, pavilion 4

Meaningful business contacts and new cabling and wiring products: Cabex 2015 international exhibitio

14th International Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex 2015 was held at Sokolniki ECC on March 17-20. The business event Organisers: ITE Group, All-Russian Research Institute for Cable Industry (VNIIKP), Elektrokabel Association

Valery Omelchencko, a Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, a member of the State Duma Committee on Industry; Rashid Artikov, the Head of the Organizing Committee of the Advisory Council under the Chairman of the Committee on Energy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation; Izyaslav Peshkov, “Elektrokabel” Association Honorary President; Gennadiy Meschanov, Elektrokabel Association President, VNIIKP OJSC Director General; Aleksey Kubrin, a Deputy Secretary of State of the Federal State; Gennadiy Manzhosov, Director of the Department for work with associations of entrepreneurs of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation and other honored guests took part in the Exhibition Solemn Opening Ceremony on March 17.

Valeriy Omelchencko, a Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, in his welcome address to guests and organizers has noted: “Currently quality components are required for comprehensive modernization of industrial production facilities and creation of competitive products for the needs of industry and military industrial complex. The Programme of 14th International Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex 2015 is rich and allows covering all issues being on the agenda as well as demonstrating the best solutions.”

Rashid Artikov, the Head of the Organizing Committee of the Advisory Council under the Chairman of the Committee on Energy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation has mentioned in his speech that “cable industry and electrotechnical segment shall be developed not only in the scope of the country but also to exploit domestic manufacturers at the global market. In this regard the international exhibition ground Cabex promotes further development of cooperation between manufacturers and consumers of cabling and wiring products, imparts acceleration to development and integration of innovative equipment and promotes elaboration of effective measures for the industry development.”

As Aleksey Kubrin, a Deputy Secretary of State of the Federal State, has noted in his speech “importance and need of cooperation between companies operating in the cable industry of the Republic of Belarus and the Russian Federation can hardly be overestimated in current conditions and especially in questions of single industrial policy as the industry connects all power, industrial and information industries of our states. Considering the need of import substitution of this type of products in the Russian Federation such cooperation is especially relevant on all directions: from fiber-optic to conventional products and it is an important component of industrial growth of our states.”

The success of Cabex exhibition has been annually confirmed by the statistics, the number of exhibitors and positive visitors’ response. This year the total exposition area was 5000 sq.m. 124 companies from 12 countries such as Belarus, Germany, India, Italy, China, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, Finland and Switzerland became exhibitors. Over 4000 industry experts from 26 countries and 66 regions of Russia got acquainted with the exposition. Taking into account the economic crisis conditions in the post-Soviet territory and recession in the cable industry in EU countries the exhibition statistical key figures can be considered rightfully as successful. In addition products of new exhibitors was presented at the exposition this year: a company from Turkey, 12 companies from China and 13 Russian exhibitors.

Newly-designed products were demonstrated at Cabex 2015. Cable Alliance Holding LLC presented its new product: a power cable with XLPE insulation with sector-shaped current-carrying conductor rated for medium voltage (10 and 20 kV). ROSSKAT OJSC presented a PGT cable for temporary earthing and a cable for mining industry at the exhibition.

Lekron took part in the exhibition among suppliers for the first time. The company appeared at the market recently; however it already competes with well-known foreign trademarks successfully and is a promising player at the polymer compounds market.

Kamsky Kabel LLC, the largest domestic manufacturer of cabling and wiring products,presented quality cables and wires with various types of insulation at its stand: impregnated-paper, rubber, PVC compound, cross-linked PE, fluoroplastic films, fiber glass filaments, enamel varnishes and other modern materials.

For four days exhibitors and guests could establish new business contacts, get acquainted with catalogs of new product lines and to visit the Business Programme in the scope of which specialized events focused on the industry professionals were traditionally held.

A meeting of “Cable industry” expert session where the results of the session work for the passed period were summed up was one of the key events in the Business Programme. Participants and speakers exchanged opinions on prospects of domestic cable industry, declared the results of joint work with participation of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and discussed measures concerning to struggle against infringement production. In addition the results of LTx series cables testing were provided at the meeting.

The events organized by Elektrokabel NCP Association and VNIIKP OJSC have caught profound interest among visitors traditionally.

Seminar “Condition of regulatory and legal framework in the field of technical regulation and its influence on quality and competitiveness of domestic cable products as well as on protection of consumer’s rights” and round table discussion “Key problems in the area of production, certification, accreditation, control and marketing of cable products affecting grouping of a civilized market. Improving proposals.” Meschanov G.I., “Elektrokabel” Association President, OJSC “VNIIKP” Director General, Doctor of Technical Sciences, in his report based on the analytical study conducted by Elektrokabel NCP Association presented data on the state of the cable industry in the world, in CIS countries and in Russia.

Topic conference for power generation experts “Innovative solutions in cable industry for construction of effective distribution networks: from superconductivity technologies to smart grid” was held at Cabex 2015 for the first time. Event Organiser: “Regional Electric Power Industry and Energy Saving” magazine with the support of ROSSETI JSC.

RusCable.Ru Internet portal was the General Information Partner of the exhibition.

15th International Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex will be held in “Sokolniki” ECC, Pavilion 4 on March 15-17,2016.