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Less than one month from the inaugural edition of Formnext + PM South China, major brands and concurrent events are confirmed

25 Aug 2021

The inaugural edition of Formnext + PM South China will be held at the Shenzhen World Exhibition and Convention Center from 9 – 11 September 2021 with renowned exhibitors from the industry, promising to become a premier event for additive manufacturing, powder metallurgy and advanced ceramics in the Greater Bay Area. Top academics and industry professionals from across the South China region will share ground-breaking research and innovations, as well as insights on the trends and future developments of the industry.

Formnext + PM South China combines the expertise and resources from its brand name shows, Formnext in Frankfurt, Germany, and also PM China in Shanghai, forming a one of a kind in trade fair experience in South China. Taking place in Shenzhen, China, the fair will bring forth the latest technologies as well as innovative solutions to the Greater Bay Area.

Jointly organised by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd and Uniris Exhibition Shanghai Co Ltd, Formnext + PM South China aims to bring a brand new experience to China’s manufacturing industry, covering an array of advanced technology, equipment and products under the categories of materials, powder metallurgy, additive manufacturing, design, software and processing technologies.

Held in Shenzhen, a major technology hub often dubbed the ‘Silicon Valley’ of China, Formnext + PM South China is perfectly positioned to act as a platform for industry professionals to source, showcase products and solutions, network and share valuable insights.

Major brands confirm their participation

Formnext + PM South China will feature renowned international and domestic brands across a range of sectors within additive manufacturing, powder metallurgy and advanced ceramics. The promising number of registrations suggests a bright future for the show, as it aims to position itself as a key meeting ground for the industry in the region. Leading brands confirmed for Formnext + PM South China in their respective industry sectors include:

Industrial 3D Printing
AMPRO, BLT, EASYMADE, E-Plus, EOS, KINGS 3D, Longyuan AFS, Rongzhi 3D, Shining 3D, SLM, Stratasys, TPM 3D, TRUMPF, Z Rapid, and others.

Consumer 3D Printing
Anycubic, BMF Nano, Creality 3D, Formlabs, INTAMSYS, Raise 3D, Rayshape, UNIZ, ZongHeng, and others.

Metal Powder
ASSAB, Avimetal, Baohang, CNGC, CNPC, GKN, Hyperpowder, Jinwu New Material, Peshing, Sailong, ShangCai, Sino-Euro, Tipro, Vilory, YEUAN, Zhongyuan, and others.

Plastic Materials
Anisoprint, BMF Nano, Covestro/DSM, Evonik, FusRock, iFun, Mophene3D, Polymaker, and others.

Ceramic 3D Printing
3DCERAM, CeraEPL, Ceram Plus, Facerom, Quickdemos, Sanxing Feirong, Sinsun, Soonsolid, Techology and Engineering Center for Space Utilization Chinese Academy of Sciences, Uprise 3D and others.

Powder Metallurgy Equipment
B-well, CFine, CINCY, Grand New, GREENLONG, HIPER, Jingju, JUZI, LINGQI, SinterZone, Sunshine, TDG-MT, Trojan, Xintaiming and others.

Powder Metallurgy Materials
Dongji, Feedslock, GRIP, HENGJI, Huijin Atomizing, Jiesheng, Longding, MENGDA, Tianyi, TITANIUM, UNIFINE, ZHUJIN and others

Advanced Ceramic Equipment
Ceraepi, CTJZH, DTL, Facerom, HONEN, JIUYAJIU, KingTech, Kust, Oxford, Renata, Runzhi, Sanxing, Siomm, Trojan, Zhongjin and others.

Advanced Ceramic Materials
Changyu, Grintec Magotteaux, Hechuan, ShengTai, Zhenzhong and others.

Advanced Ceramic Product Exhibitors:
Bosch, CAPA, Compomax, Ddtaoci, Huaqing, Leading, Linhong, Sailamike, SINOCERA, Xycarbide, Yutian, Zhengtian and others.

Influential speakers to share the latest industry insights and trends

Leading academics and industry professionals from across the region will gather and share ground-breaking research and innovations, as well as insights on the trends and future developments of the industry over a series of concurrent events. Some of the highlighted topics to be featured at the debut fair include: Discover 3D Printing by the Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing (ACAM) and 3D Science Valley, 3D Printing Application Conference – Powered by UNLANDS, China Additive Manufacturing and Powder Metallurgy Product Launch Conference, The 3rd South China MIM & Additive Manufacturing Technology and Application Summit, Shenzhen New Energy Vehicles Additive Manufacturing Application Seminar and the 2nd Ceramic Substrate Preparation Technology, Industrial Chain Application Development Forum, the 2021 Shenzhen International Powder Metallurgy Summit – a series of activities commemorating the 10th anniversary of the China Powder Metallurgy Alliance (CPMA) and Shenzhen International Ceramic 3D Printing Application Summit.

Formnext + PM South China is jointly organised by Guangzhou Guangya Messe Frankfurt Co Ltd and Uniris Exhibition Shanghai Co Ltd. Formnext + PM South China forms a part of a series of international events including Asiamold, Formnext and Rosmould. Asiamold will be held from 3 – 5 March 2022. The next edition of Formnext will be held from 16 – 19 November 2021. The next edition of Rosmould will take place from 7 ‒ 9 June 2022 in Moscow.

To find out more about the 2021 show and further details of the summit, please visit or email

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Background information on Messe Frankfurt
The Messe Frankfurt Group is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. The Group employs approximately 2,450 people at its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main and in 29 subsidiaries around the world. The company generated annual sales of approximately €257 million in 2020 after having recorded sales of €736million the previous year. Even in difficult times caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we are globally networked with our industry sectors. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. We are expanding our digital expertise with new business models. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent). For more information, please visit our website at:

Background Information on Uniris Exhibition Shanghai Co Ltd
Uniris Exhibition Shanghai Co Ltd is the first organisation to hold professional exhibitions and conferences for powder metallurgy and advanced ceramics in China. For years, it has focused on the exploration of the power metallurgy and advanced ceramics industry and market analysis, and spent over 10 years cultivating exhibitions and accumulating customer.