18th International Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies
19 - 21 March 2019 • Russia, Moscow, ECC Sokolniki, pavilions 4, 4.1

Cabex 2013 — cable industry achievements show

12th International Specialized Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex was held in the territory of “Sokolniki” CEC on March 12-15, 2013. The event organizers were MVK International Exhibition Company, part of the ITE Group, All-Russian Research Institute for Cable Industry (VNIIKP) and “Elektrokabel” NCP Association

Cabex is a large-scale professional event in the industry that reflects all trends at the Russian cable market and annually it combines the leading Russian and foreign manufacturing leaders at single venue.

Cabex 2013 has become a record-breaking event by quantity of exhibitors increasing by 20% as compared to 2012. About 200 companies and 43 foreign firms among them from 15 countries including Austria, Great Britain, Belgium, Germany, Italy, and USA had presented their expositions. Such key players in the industry as “Kamsky Kabel”, “Moskabelmet” Group, “Sevkabel”, “Cable Alliance Holding”, TH “VNIIKP”, “Podolskkabel” and “Ensto RUS” had taken part in the Exhibition. In 2013 volume of exhibition areas exceeded 5000 sq.m. This points to the fact that interest in the Exhibition has grown steadily and the Exhibition fulfills its information-technical and communication mission. 4245 target visitors from 59 regions of Russia and 40 countries worldwide had got acquainted with the Exhibition exposition for 4 days.

Aleksandr Tatarnikov, Deputy Head of Moscow City Fuel and Energy Department, Izyaslav Peshkov, Professor, “Elektrokabel” Association President, “Interkabel” International Association President, Doctor of Engineering Science, Gennady Meschanov, “Elektrokabel” Association Honorary President, “VNIIKP” OJSC Director General, Aleksandr Volchenko, Deputy Director of Entrepreneurship and Investment Activities Development Department of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Lavrukhin, Advisor to President of Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry took part in the Exhibition Opening Ceremony.

In welcome address of Pavel Livinskiy, the Head of Moscow City Fuel and Energy Department to exhibitors and visitors of the Exhibition presented by Alexander Tatarnikov it was stated that uninterrupted electric supply of all municipal facilities can be provided in case of presence of reliable high-tech companies and networks only. According to him the Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex being held annually represents a cable industry achievements show products of which are kind of “blood-vascular system” of energy economy. It is pleasant to note that more than 30 Moscow companies have taken part in this event traditionally, he continued. P.Livinskiy had expressed confidence in his address that “discussions at the Conference that will be held in the framework of the Exhibition will promote sharing experiences, increase competitive advantage of Russian cable products and that will accelerate development of power industry”.

According to Izyaslav Peshkov, “Elektrokabel” Association President, the Russian cable products market continues developing dynamically. “About 90% of all cable products presented in Russia and CIS are manufactured by companies being members of “Elektrokabel” Association”, he said. “35-40 companies being the Association members have taken part in Cabex annually. It is the official figure; in fact this number is much larger”, I.Peshkov stated. According to him consolidation of companies is in progress — manufactures are consolidated into corporations and holdings so several companies present products under the trademark of single company.

Gennady Meschanov, “VNIIKP” OJSC Director General, had stated in his turn that the current Exhibition differs not only by number of exhibitors and weight of expositions but by exceptionally highly topical business program.

Cabex has been the basic platform for implementation of B2B commercial projects for 12 years. Specialists and experts at the industry are provided with a unique opportunity to study up-to-date developments and technologies. Visitors are able to find partners, to meet manufacturers and suppliers of products and to obtain relevant information on market trends. The Exhibition gives exhibitors a chance to demonstrate their products profitably and to push up sales.

The Exhibition extensive Business Program included several specialized seminars and round-table discussions being interesting for both manufacturers and consumers of cable products. Conference “Ways to competitive growth of cable products domestic market. Protection against falsification and pirate goods” was one of the focal events in the Business Program this year. “VNIIKP” JSC and “Elektrokabel” Association were organizers of this event.

“Specialized application wires: innovative solutions and integration problems” round-table discussion organized by RP “NANOELECTRO” was held on March 13.

13th International Specialized Exhibition for Cables, Wires, Fastening Hardware and Installation Technologies Cabex will be held in “Sokolniki” CEC, Pavilions 4 and 4.1 in Moscow on March 11-14, 2014.