Sweet Blossom in golden October. The 23rd International Friction & Sealing Material Technology Exchange and Product Exhibition hosted by China Friction & Sealing Material Association were successfully concluded in Nanchang Greenland International Expo Center on October 12th, 2021.
"International Friction & Sealing Material Technology Exchange and Product Exhibition " by China Friction & Sealing Material Association was founded in 1999, and exclusively organized and hosted by CFSMA, approved by the Ministry of Commerce, Once a year, tour the China. It has become the world's largest professional friction sealing materials exhibition. Choose hero of Nanchang city, this conference is to be in the 100th anniversary of the persist red veins, inherit martyrs behest, continue to work hard to promote China's friction sealing materials industry better and faster towards the world, for China and the world sports mechanical and process equipment and related industries to make a contribution to the development of high quality.
With the theme of "Innovation, Intelligent Manufacturing, Carbon reduction and E-commerce", the conference advocates the whole industry to take scientific and technological innovation as the driving force, and comprehensively promote intelligent manufacturing, low-carbon development and online sales of friction sealing materials industry. The exhibition covers an area of 10,000 square meters, with 205 exhibitors, including 37 special booths. Affected by the COVID-19, some foreign enterprises could not participate in the exhibition in person, but many foreign enterprises still participated in the exhibition through domestic joint ventures or agents, that reflect the strong attraction and international characteristics of the exhibition. Exhibitors cover friction materials and sealing products, all kinds of raw materials, all kinds of fiber materials, chemical products, manufacturing equipment, testing instruments and their related products and other fields of the whole industry chain, providing a one-stop exchange and procurement service platform for professionals in the friction sealing industry.
Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in 2020, the whole industry has been greatly impacted. Enterprises in the friction sealing industry in China have overcome numerous difficulties to stabilize production and innovate and develop. In order to fully display the latest achievements of high-quality development of the industry, lead and boost the confidence of the industry development, promote trade and technical exchanges and speed up the recovery of development vitality of the industry, China Friction Sealing Materials Association held this exhibition after the domestic epidemic basically stabilized. Shandong Gold Phoenix Co., Ltd., Qingyuan Boer Fibre Co., Ltd., Hengshui Jiansheng Rubber & Plastic Technology Co., Ltd., Otsuka Chemical (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Zhengzhou Zhongbang Superhard Tools Co., Ltd., Jiangsu REK High-Tec Materials Co., Ltd., DingGu Industrial Material & Technology Co., Ltd, ZhongShan, Hebei NewTime Foundation Fire Insulation Materials Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Shijiazhuang Shuoruo Technology Co., Ltd., Jiangxi Fengzhu New Materials Technology Co., Ltd., Ningbo Delidong Machinery Technology Co., Ltd., Jiangsu Xinguan Brake Technology Co., Ltd. and other member enterprises have given great support to this exhibition. Shandong Shengquan New Materials Co., Ltd., Yantai Ishikawa Sealing Technology Co., Ltd., Zhengzhou Baiyun Industrial Co., Ltd., Yantai Taparan Advanced Manufacturing Technology Co., Ltd., Chengdu Junma Sealing Technology Co., Ltd., Cocan (Hubei) Graphite Mill Inc., Nantong Xinyuan Special Fiber Co., Ltd. and other well-known domestic enterprises, as well as international well-known enterprises such as Link Transportation Testing Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Cardolite Chemical (Zhuhai) Co., Ltd. and Teijin Aramid Asia Co., Ltd., all appeared in the exhibition, which played a positive role in revitalizing the development vitality of China's friction and sealing industry after the COVID-19.
In the spacious and bright exhibition area, the special booths are colorful, the foreign booths are eye-catching, the standard booths are neat and uniform, and the latest technology brake pads, sealing and various raw and auxiliary materials, innovative production equipment, testing instruments are full of beautiful things in eyes. COVID-19 has brought a great impact on the whole industry, posing both challenges and opportunities. The impact on the production and operation of foreign companies is even greater, creating opportunities for domestic companies to compete. China's friction and sealing industry enterprises overcome huge difficulties, adhere to stable production, seize opportunities in the challenge, and actively participate in the exhibition is a measure to expand the market. In this exhibition, there are not only old exhibitors who have participated in the exhibition for many years, but also many new enterprises that have just joined.
To make up for the new champions to show the impact of the COVID-19, provide more promotional opportunities for exhibitors, for the first time in 2020, China Friction & Sealing Material Association adopted the combination of offline and online the exhibition mode, the offline exhibitions of online exhibitions at the same time, to provide value-added services to all the exhibitors, through the Internet form, widely concentrated on the exhibition. This year, we continue to adopt the form of online and offline exhibition to expand the publicity effect.
The online exhibition opened on September 30th 2021. Rotating president of China Friction & Sealing Material Association, chairman of Hubei Feilong Friction Sealing Material Co., Ltd., Mr. Lan Yongzhong; Rotating president of China Friction & Sealing Material Association, president of Shandong Shengquan New Materials Co., Ltd., Mr. Tang Diyuan; Rotating president of China Friction & Sealing Material Association, Mr. Lei Jianbin; Senior Advisor of the Association, president of SAE Brake Colloquium & Exhibition in U.S., the president of Link Transportation Testing Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Mr. Roy Link; Senior Advisor of the Association, International famous sealing material expert, Dr. Gao Guanying; the diamond sponsor enterprise, vice president of Shandong Gold Phoenix Co., Ltd., Mr. Zhen Minghui; the diamond sponsor enterprise, the general manager of Qingyuan Boer Fibre Co., Ltd., Mr. Wen Yi; gold sponsor enterprise, the president of Hengshui Jiansheng Rubber & Plastic Technology Co., Ltd., Ms. Huang Suixin; gold sponsor enterprise, the general manager of Otsuka Chemical (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Mr. Yuan Teng Qing Dian, made a passionate speech, one after another. All offline exhibitors appeared in the online exhibition. Exhibition introduction, schedule, exhibitor recommendation, interactive area and other contents were as exciting as offline exhibitions. Visitors can log in http://zh.cfsma.org.cn to browse the exhibition in the cloud and participate in the interaction, which makes the exhibition get rid of the limitation of time and space, and enables more visitors, especially foreign friends who cannot come to the site, to understand the exhibition. It greatly improves the exhibition opportunities of exhibitors, enhances the display effect, and also reflects the service function of the association. As of October 12th 2021, the total number of visitors to the online exhibition reached 4,968 times.
The friction and sealing material technology report held at the same time is a grand event for industry experts, scholars and entrepreneurs to exchange and share their technical experience. Sixteen Chinese and foreign experts gave excellent technical reports.
Mr. Li Qiang, deputy director of state Information Center, issued the report of Automobile Industry Development Present Situation and Prospect Forecast; Ms. Zhang Yazhu, deputy general manager of Yuanda International Exhibition Co., Ltd. had a speech of Cross-Border E-commerce -- the Blue Ocean of the Next 30 Years; Mr. Yan Zhengwen, formula R&d director of LPR Zhuhai Automobile Parts Co., Ltd. introduced the Development Status and Prospect of LPR Group and Its Intelligent Manufacturing in China; Mr. Zhang Renyi, the general manager of Zhengzhou Baiyun Group Electromechanical Technology Branch, had a speech of Development, Application and Communication of Intelligent Brake Pad Equipment for Commercial Vehicles. Also giving technical reports were: Mr. Yang Yang, the director of technology center of Hunan Boyun Automobile, “Influence of Zinc Content on Tribological Properties of New Energy Vehicle Friction”; Mr. Robot Wang, chairman/general of Shanghai Zhi Jiang Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd., “Research and Industrialization of Drum Brake Pad Intelligent Production System”; Mr. Kuang Wenmin, China R&D manager of TMD Friction Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., “Development and Introduction of High Performance Friction Material for Ceramic Brake Disc”; Mr. Gao Hui, senior sales manager of Link Engineering Company, “Brake Emission Study and Measurement on Dynamometer”; Mr. Yin Cailiu, dean, School of Materials and Environment, Guangxi University for Nationalities, “Study on Preparation Technology and Properties of Synthetic Friction Belt for Point Machine”; Mr. Zhang Hao, general manager of Shijiazhuang Shuoruo Technology Co., Ltd., “Introduction of Key Raw Materials of European Soft Formula and Characteristics of Brake Disc Products”; Mr. Yao Wenjun, Doctor of Changzhou Tetnite New Material Technology Co., Ltd., “Phase Analysis and Characterization of Raw Materials for Friction Materials”; Mr. Wang Lining, deputy director of Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Equipment, Jilin University, “Application of Domestic Dynamometer in DTV and BTV Test of Braking System”; Mr. Cui Yankun, technical director of Shandong Mingde Hardware Manufacturing Co., Ltd., “Manufacture of Forged Steel Back for Commercial Vehicles”; Mr. Wu Jinpeng, general manager of Guangdong Zhongyu Hengtong Electric Heating Technology Co., Ltd, “Industrial Production and Application of Metal Rubber Composite Sealing Material” and etc. Due to the impact of the COVID-19, foreign experts could not visit the site in person, Mr. Arno Kerssemakers, senior helpdesk officer in Lapinus, had a Video presentation of The Role of Lapinus Mineral Fibers in the Consistency of Braking Performance; Dr. Carlos Lorenzana, Technical Director, RIMSA Metal Technology S.A. had a Video presentation of The Use of Bismuth Based Products in Friction Materials.
All the experts share their research experience, experimental data and real materials with everyone without reservation, which is a rare feast for business communication and also a reflection of the association's continuous promotion of industrial technological progress.
During the exhibition, a seminar on sealing materials was also held, and more than 30 representatives from relevant sealing material manufacturers attended the conference. Everyone spoke freely and put forward many good suggestions on the healthy development of China's sealing material industry. Mr. Wang Yao, executive director of CFSMA, stressed that the association will strengthen the service force of sealing materials, through research, clear development direction, determine the service plan, and take effective measures to revitalize the sealing professional activities, and promote the better and faster development of China's non-metallic sealing material industry.
On the evening of October 10th 2021, the Sixth Plenary Meeting of the 7th Congress of China Friction & Sealing Materials Association was held in the BoRui Primus Hotel Nanchang International Expo City, The meeting was presided over by Mr. Wang Yao, executive director of CFSMA, and 326 representatives of the association members attended the meeting. The meeting was added five members of council to the seventh Council of China Friction & Sealing Material Association by a show of hands. They are Mr. Qu Tangji, chairman of Qingdao Fangguan Friction Material Co., Ltd; Mr. Wang Zhigang, deputy general manager of Technology Center of Zhejiang Wansai Auto Parts Co., Ltd; Mr. Gu Jianpeng, Chairman of shandong Daqian Braking System Co., Ltd; Mr. Yang Jin, chairman/general manager of Hubei Deyizhi Precision Machinery Co., Ltd; Mr. Lei Jianbin, China Building Materials Inspection and Certification Group Xianyang Co. Ltd.
Before the opening of the exhibition, in Nanchang Healthcare Commission, public security bureau and other relevant departments under the guidance of the organizers of China Friction & Sealing Material Association and the pavilion epidemic prevention and control were conducted for the relevant personnel training, and epidemic prevention emergency drills, and ready to face mask at the scene, disinfectant, hand sanitizer, temperature detection device, such as epidemic prevention materials, to carry out the health specialist is responsible for the temperature testing and verification code, set up temporary quarantine sites, etc. The organizing committee issued a notice in advance to decline the participation of people who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19. Visitors are required to take their temperature, wear masks and show the green health code when entering the exhibition hall. Relevant epidemic prevention regulations are strictly enforced to ensure the safety of the exhibition.
The conference is still adhering to the association's consistent style, to serve the industry as the purpose, do everything possible to do practical things for enterprises, as far as possible to reduce the cost of attendance, reduce enterprise expenses.
International Friction & Sealing Material Technology Exchange and Product Exhibition can be held continuously and efficiently, in addition to the unremitting efforts of the sponsor, China Friction Sealing Material Association, but also inseparable from the strong support of the majority of members enterprises. The active participation of all of you is not only the need of the development of enterprises, but also a concrete action of strong support for the work of China Friction Sealing Material Association. In particular, many enterprises have actively sponsored the activity, and the association would like to express our heartfelt thanks to them.
The three-day exhibition and technical exchange activities ended, and everyone was still feeling satisfied. Although the whole industry was still affected by the COVID-19 epidemic this year, everyone said that they would stick together, stand together through thick and thin, forge ahead and create a brilliant future for the friction and sealing industry. And mutual agreement, next year the 24th International Friction & Sealing Material Technology Exchange and Product Exhibition will see you next year!