About Formnext + PM South China

Your gateway to China’s market of next generation manufacturing technologies and materials.


With the prospects for the development of additive manufacturing in China, especially in the South China region, Formnext + PM South China aims to assist industry players to unlock extensive business opportunities in both the fields of advanced materials and innovative manufacturing technologies & equipment.

With the expertise from its brand name shows, Formnext in Frankfurt, Germany, and also PM China in Shanghai, the newly formed fair will be one of a kind in South China. The synergy from the two fair brands will facilitate the exchange of ideas between industry professionals and bring a positive impact to the manufacturing sector.

Fair facts

Date August 29-31, 2023
Venue Shenzhen World Exhibition and Convention Center, Shenzhen, China
Exhibition space 20,000 sqm (anticipated)
No. of visitors
15,000 (anticipated)
No. of exhibitors 200 (anticipated)

Product groups

  • Solutions for Additive Manufacturing
  • 3D Printing, Materials, Accessories & Components
  • 3D Scanning and Related Software
  • Raw Materials for Powder Metallurgy
  • Powder Metallurgy Equipment
  • Powder Metallurgy Products
  • Raw Materials for Advanced Ceramic
  • Advanced Ceramic Equipment
  • Software
  • Tooling, Rapid Prototyping Technology & Equipment
  • Quality Management and Metrology
  • 3D Printing, Training and Education
  • Research and Development
  • Post-Processing Techniques and Equipment
  • Other Advanced Prototyping Technologies and Equipment for Industrial Manufacturing

Visitor profile

  • Automotive industry
  • Aerospace, ship building
  • Apparatus engineering
  • General engineering
  • Home appliances and technology
  • Electrical and electronic industry
  • IT industry
  • Telecommunications
  • Packaging technologies
  • Consumer goods / toy industry
  • Sports & leisure / bicycles
  • Furniture
  • Beauty consumables
  • Medical /optical / chemical industries
  • Construction and building industries
  • Clock and watches / jewellery
  • Lightings
  • Plant construction
  • Machine tools, etc
  • Technologies suppliers
  • Design and engineering
  • Tooling builders
  • Accessories suppliers
  • Patternmaking and prototyping
  • CEO / Director
  • Production manager / R&D manager
  • Industrial designer / Engineering manager / Operation manager
  • Technician
  • Procurement and purchasing
  • Foreman
  • Importer & exporter
  • Business development manager / Sales manager
  • Skilled worker
  • Miscellaneous

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