Carbures participates in the largest business meeting of the aerospace sector in Spain, Aerospace & Defense Meetings (ADM) Sevilla 2018. This professional event, which takes place in the Palace of Congresses and Exhibitions of Seville (Fibes) and is organized by Extenda (Andalusia Government), celebrates its fourth edition this year and has the participation of 254 firms from 24 countries, including the four major global manufacturers, 45 large international contractors and top manufacturers (Tier1 and 2) and up to 10 aerospace clusters from different regions of Europe and Africa. Carbures is located at stand 19, where it presents its technology and its industrial capacity to manufacture parts in composite materials (such as carbon fiber) for airplanes, in this case.
ADM Seville will be officially inaugurated tomorrow, Tuesday, by the president of the Andalusian Government, Susana Díaz, together with the Counselor of Economy and Innovation of the Junta de Andalucía, Antonio Ramírez de Arellano, and other authorities. The objective of this great meeting is to support commercial relations and establish new business opportunities between Spanish companies and international firms that attend the event. In the case of Carbures, it will maintain about fifty formal meetings during the two days of the event, both with current and potential customers, among which are Airbus, General Dynamics, Boeing, Embraer, SABCA, Indra to name a few. During the ADM, specialized workshops are also held for the participants. Carbures will teach two that are entitled "Smart Structures" and "Industry 4.0" and that shows the strategic lines where the company is working intensively.
Currently, the aeronautics and aerospace sector is key for Andalusia, being the leading export community, with 3,293 million euros in 2017, according to the Board in a press release. These exports account for 57% of sales throughout Spain, which provide a positive balance to the balance of trade of the community abroad of 1,613 million, and place it as the first export chapter of Andalusia, with 10.7% of the total sales
Javier Moreno General Manager of the Aerospace & Defense division, wanted to add "The ADM of Seville has become for us a very important opportunity to teach the entire sector what Carbures designs, manufactures and produces, in addition to expanding our commercial horizons with customers for those of us who already work, as well as possible new international OEM´s and Tier 1 manufacturers."
Note: We include in this post a video made by EXTENDA about Carbures as a success case.