Our company ZVL SLOVAKIA took part as an exhibitor on the exposition AUTOSTRADA-POLSKA, MASZBUD, TRAFFIC-EXPO 2011 from 10. 5. to 13. 5. 2011. It is the largest exposition of this kind in Middle Europe, where producers of materials and machines used for road construction show their products. ZVL SLOVAKIA presented the products used in machines for mining of all construction materials. Our stand was visited by producers of machines for stone quarry as well as by producers of machines used for highway construction. Numerous firms providing service and maintenance of these machines also visited our stand. The meetings have provided further information for innovation of our products in this segment.
From 11. 4. 2011 to 14.4.2011 the largest exposition in Belorussia – METALOOBRABOTKA 2011 took place in MINSKEXPO, in which also ZVL SLOVAKIA participated. Mutual exposition with Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry under the auspices of Ministry of Economy had many visitors from various industry sectors. Business meetings with the visitors of our exposition have confirmed the interest and acceptance of ZVL bearings on the market of Belorussia.
02.03. – 05.03. 2011 the largest agrocultural fair in Argentina – EXPOAGRO 2011 took place in Buenos Aires, where also ZVL SLOVAKIA, a.s. participated. Joint stand with strategical partner for the market of Argentina – the company ZVL COMERCIAL – was located in the pavillion of component suppliers for agribusiness. This fair is considered an important event in Argentina and 2011 is expected to be a very prosperous year for agriculture, therefore there was a record attendance and also record number of exhibitors on Expoagro. Meetings and negotiations as well as actual orders of the visitors of our stand have confirmed the acceptance and interest in ZVL brand in Argentina.
3.2.-6.2.2011 there was an international fair WIN 2011 oriented on machine industry in Istanbul. All important producers of bearings took part. SKF and INA-FAG stands were next to our stand that was located in the middle of the pavillion. ZVL SLOVAKIA, a.s. exhibited in joint stand with the distributors Mekanik Rulman and Asil Rulman on an area of 70 m2. Our stand was visited by important prospective customers as well as present OEM customers mostly from Turkey, but also from nearby countries.
The Slovak and Czech ZVL Distributor’s Meeting was held on 9th, 10th December 2010. For the first time it was organized by ZVL SLOVAKIA a ZVL AUTO together. Actual status of intellectual property rights to ZVL brand and joint brand-building strategy were presented by management of both companies. ZVL SLOVAKIA and ZVL AUTO also informed participating business partners of 2010 business results as well as plans and development projects for 2011.
The spectacular mountainous region where the meeting was held and its snowy scenery gave the unofficial part of the programme a pleasant atmosphere. An excursion in the manufacturing facility of KIA MOTORS SLOVAKIA near Žilina was an interesting highlight of the second day. As per the positive reactions of all participants, in the future, the ZVL Distributors’ Meeting will be organized on a regular basis.
ZVL SLOVAKIA, a.s. continue in active participation on International Fairs during 2010. We took part an invitation from Ministry of Economy of Slovakia and present our product in Beograd on International Fair Sajam Tehnike 2010 May 11-15 2010.
Famous production and sales companies from mechanical engineering from Serbia and whole Europe took part in this fair. Many of them are potential users of ZVL bearings.