The Asian Market Overview: CMM Asia & Asian Paper 2002

SINGAPORE—CMM Asia, an integrated part of Asian Paper 2002, "is a dedicated exhibit forum for the Southeast Asian package-printing industry," says show organizers.

Slated for April 24 through the 26 at the SICEC (Suntec City) in Singapore, Asian Paper 2002 will incorporate the: New Production Technology Show, Tissue Asia Show, Paper Products Fair, and, new, this year, CMM Asia. Says event sponsors: "Being held alongside Asian Paper for the first time, CMM Asia will feature exhibits including machinery, materials and processes for paper, film, and foil converting; package printing and production; coating; laminating and die cutting; flexible packaging; graphic arts; and folding boxes and cartons."

In addition to the CMM Asia exhibition in the CMM Asia Pavilion at Asian paper, show organizers say CMM Asia will present a morning-long flexo technical conference on Thursday, April 25, 2002. Speakers at the session will include:

  • 09:00: In the Pressroom, Planning for Effective Flexography
    High Quality Flexo, Ran Hansuebsai, Chulalongkorn University

    Wide Web Presses and Increased Productivity, Josep Roca, Comexi S.A.

    Narrow and Mid Web Presses for In-Line Converting Capabilities, Speaker to be named, Chromas

    Ink Technology for Packaging and Labels, Speaker to be named, Danippon/Sun Chemical

  • 11:00: Prepress for Successful High Quality Flexography

    Designing and Transmitting Art for Successful Flexo Quality Printing, Michael Pradit, Barco

    Traditional Photopolymer Plate Making, Markus Feil, BASF (Thai) Limited

    Thermal Photopolymer Plate Making, Kenneth Fang, DuPont

    Mounting and Proofing for Quick and Accurate Set-Up, Shaun Pullen, J.M. Heaford

The CMM Asia Technical Conference will be held in meeting room 306, level 3 (Suntec, Singapore). More information about Asian Paper 2002 registration and event costs can be found at

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