The 7th edition of All IN Print China will be held between October 24 and 28 in 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in eight thematic pavilions including comprehensive printing, packaging equipment post press converting, digital pre-press, ink & innovative materials, flexo printing technology and label industry.
More than 100,000 visitors are expected to attend the event to visit stalls of about 1,000 exhibitors.
Digital printing global market was 13.9 percent of printing and packaging industry and it is expected to reach 17.4 percent by 2020. The biggest boosts are cloud computing and mobile internet technology. It has high potential blessed with digitalization of pre-press process.
The packaging industry too is playing a key role in widening the printing market. In 2016 its output increased to about $820 billion and experts say the paper packaging will keep leading the packaging market. The Packaging Equipment Pavilion will showcase sophisticated packaging equipment focusing on technical solutions of advanced corrugated packaging.
The Ink & Innovative Materials Pavilion visitors will get to see all kinds of innovative and environmentally friendly printing supplies. Print shops and print companies will learn to generate more value-added ideas and green concept will penetrate the market deeper.
The label printing industry’s total output surpassed 35 billion yuan in 2015 and the figure was 7.8 percent more than what was seen in 2014.
Asia Pacific is the fasted growing market and by 2019 the value will increase to $41.6 billion.
At the Flexo Technology Pavilion visitors will get to see the best practice and application of the technology while the Innovation Factory will focus more on the latest technology and future of printing industry. It will include some detailed information on 3D printing technology too.