The 7th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2010 Comes to a Successful Conclusion
The 7th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference 2010 was held successfully at Regency Hotel Qingdao, China on Sep 16th 2010 (Herein short of FSC Conference), which was organized by China Foundry Suppliers Union and Suppliers China Co., Ltd, co-sponsored by National Technical Committee on Foundry of Standardization Administration of China.
FSC conference has been held successfully for six times in Shanghai and Qingdao by turns in the past. On the principle of fully market-oriented, it has established a direct communication and trading platform for global casting purchasers and suppliers. The aim of it is to optimize the supply chain and reduce the purchasing cost for purchasers as well as develop new sales market for suppliers, which is most helpful in the multi-fields bussiness expansion and the healthy improvements for foundry enterprises.
The 7th Global Foundry Soucing Conference has attracted more than 260 representatives home and abroad. Among them, there are lots of World Top 500 companies such as Alstom, linder forklift, Ingersoll-Rand, Atalas Corpco, Franklin, Danieli etc. And there are more than 50 global purchasers from over ten different countries, including American,Canada,Germany,UK, Italy, Spain, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, etc. In addition, some purchasers like SPIRAX MARSHALL PVT LIMITED from India, Danieli, Linder forklift, Eley coperation have held special purchasing presentations. They have made an introduction of their purchasing products, the requirements for casting materials and casting techinques, annual purchasing amount, and the way to enter the supply chain in the purchasing presentation.
To meet the demand of the purchasers, the Organizing Committee has invited more than 150 domestic suppliers, who not only have their own factories in Chinese Mainland but also have got one or more of the international quality standard certifications with strong ability of production and research. And, representatives from Shanghai No.1 Machine Tool Foundry (SuZhou) Co., Ltd, Jinding Heavy-industry Co.,ltd, Sichuan Mianyang Haosheng Auto Parts Manufacturing Co.,ltd have made the products presentations, which have drawn the most attention from purchasers, as they have made an introduction of the company, its speciality, the blueprint of the company’s future, etc. during the presentations. Besides, some suppliers have brought casting samples of various materials, which have a strong appeal to the purchasers for visiting and negociating with them.
The purchasing representatives from SPIRAX MARSHALL PVT LIMITED, who has come to China for casting procurements said happily that FSC has met the demand of the overseas purchasers in great success. They are very satisfied with this conference, as they have found many qualified suppliers. After the conference, they visited three casting factories which is located in Dongying, Qingdao, and Dalian respectively.
Suppliers reveal that the purpose of the FSC conference is clear which is of a high level conference in China. First of all, it offers a chance for the global purchasers and suppliers to have a face to face talk with each other. Second, it helps both of them to have a better understanding of each other through the purchasing presentations and the product presentations, such as the purchaser’s requirement of the suppliers, the audit standards and procedure, etc. Last, it is a good chance to study advanced management experience and new technology from others. In this way, it is of great help for the promption of the Chinese castings.
The senior consultant of the CFSU have made a speech on the the realization of the green casting’s carbon absorption, which was most welcomed by the representatives. They get together to discuss the technology after the morning conference.
In the afternoon, the conference tables were set up for the purchasers and suppliers to have a free talk with each other. Most purchasers had found their potential suppliers and they had made an appointment to visit the suppliers’ factories after the conference.
FSC conference has become an .indispenpensable way for domestic casting enterprise to develop the international market. At the same time, it is also an important platform for overseas casting purchasers to get to know the Chinese casting suppliers. Through the conference, CFSU offers not only a professional communication platform for suppliers and purchasers, but also offers the professional online platform--the official website of China Foundry Suppliers Union, which is corresponding with FSC sourcing conference. In this way, we believe that CFSU will make much more contributions to the development of the Chinese Casting Industries.
It is reported that the 8th Global Foundry Sourcing Conference will be held in 2011, Shanghai. Welcome to join us then!
Suppliers China Co., Ltd