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JEC Americas 2014 in Atlanta will gather all the composites value chain

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16 Apr 2014

3 in 1 - JEC Americas, Techtextil North America, Texprocess Americas will offer a unique platform of 700+ exhibitors in Atlanta, May 13-15, 2014.

The good activity of the American Composites market will express itself in this third session of JEC Americas. Additional to a positive background, the association of JEC Americas, Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas has also played a key role in attracting leading companies and associations to support the event.

The US composites industry displays recovery growth prospects with an expected 5% p.a. growth rate during the next five years, representing approximately 25% of the global growth.

Exhibitors cover the entire value chain of composites
Along with carbon, glass and natural fibers suppliers, both thermoset and thermoplastic resin producers will present their solutions for fast manufacturing, especially for Aerospace and Automotive. A full range of tools, machines, robots and equipments will testify the decisive move to Composites Automation. A world premiere will showcase composites 3D Printing.

3 Trends that benefit to the American composites industry

Players within the American composites industry can benefit from three international trends:

  1. Global growth driven by final market applications
  2. Innovation breakthrough at global level: R&D and innovation drive further the penetration of composites relatively to traditional materials
  3. Manufacturing and sourcing footprint: globalization of suppliers or - when relevant - relocation of manufacturing

3 in 1 – Unity is Strength
The combination of these events in Atlanta platform will present around 700 exhibiting brands and should attract 7,000 visitors.

More information: JEC Americas 2014 - Atlanta