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“METALEX 2018”
is ASEAN’s number one Total Sheet Metal Solution Center. Internationally acclaimed as the professional technology platform where successful metalworking business conclude year after year, sheet metal working professionals from across ASEAN will meet and network again at METALEX during 21-24 November 2018. Come discover a comprehensive ensemble of sheet metal brands that include machines, tools and software compatible with Industry 4.0 to fine tune your productivity. See for yourself the first launches of over hundreds new machines,  and never miss out the ride towards becoming champions in sheet metalworking industry!

Watch out for the Latest, Largest and Most Complete
Sheet Metal Technologies!

Industry 4.0 has opened endless possibilities for metalworking productivity, and the Japanese Machine Tools Association of Thailand (JAMTAT) has recently held a meeting in preparation for exhibiting at METALEX 2018. Participants have confirmed to launch several new machine tool models for the first time at this platform, which truly highlights their confidence in Thailand and ASEAN of the continuous industrial opportunity.

Investment reached Bt200 billion. Private sector submitted 333 projects.

The Board of Investment (BOI) revealed that the number of applications for investment promotion in the first quarter of 2018 (January - March 2018) was 333 projects with total investment of 203,630 million baht. This is good sign for this year's investment climate as this figure accounts for 28% of the year's target of $720 billion baht (US$23 million).

This year, it is estimated the private sector will inject more investment in improving production efficiency. This can be seen from the projects submitted in the first three months of this year. (January - March 2018); there were 33 applications for investment promotion under the measure to improve production efficiency with total investment value of more than 1,500 million baht (US$48 million).


State green light exempted from investment in technology.

Thailand’s Ministry of Finance has recently issued  the Ministerial Regulation No. 337 (BE 2561) under the Revenue Code on Exemption of Taxes. Published in the Government Gazette Volume 135, Section 28 a.

The Ministerial Regulation describes a tax exemption for enterprises operating the target industries by mainly using technologies for the production according to the guidelines set by, and certified by the National Science and Technology Development Agency. Such target industries include the automotive and parts industry, electronics, computer and software industry, as well as development centers, innovations and new industries.


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