The immensely successful LIMA 2019 ended on a high note on 30th March 2019 with a total of 42,030 trade delegates, 237,114 public visitors and officials from 63 countries visiting the exhibition. It was officiated on 26th March 2019 by our honourable Prime Minister, YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Bin Mohamad.
A total of 406 exhibitors from 32 countries including Germany, France, Italy & USA to name a few, were among those who participated in the event. Notably, the exhibition was also visited by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, who viewed the booths and air display. Other royal dignitaries were the Sultan and Raja Muda of Selangor, Tengku Temenggong Kedah and the Melaka and Sabah governors.
UMW Development (UMWD) exhibited in the prestigious event under the banner of Selangor Pavilion, having being invited by Invest Selangor Berhad. The UMWD booth was visited by YAB Tun Dr Mahathir B Mohamad (Selangor Menteri Besar), YAB Amirudin B Shari, Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin b Ali (Minister of Economic Affairs), Dr Xavier Jayakumar (Minister of Land, Water and Natural Resources and Dato’ Azman b Mahmud (CEO of MIDA).
While actively promoting the UMW High Value Manufacturing Park as the future of High Value Manufacturing in heart of Southeast Asia, the team managed to also arrange business to business (B2B) meetings with the following notable names to discuss about potential collaborations for UMW High Value Manufacturing Park:
i. BAE Systems
ii. Boustead Singapore
iv. Sapura Industrial
v. Universal Alloy Corporation