Show Time: November 6 - November 9 ,2016

Venue: Chicago

Sponsor: American Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (Pimi)

Holding period: one year term

Today, USA is the only superpower in the world, both economically and militarily in the US economy is relatively stable, I believe the US economic stimulus plan will make the economy more stable, more energetic, there remains strong momentum, keep the economy dominance.

According to the US Department of Commerce statistics, from January to October 2013, export of goods amounted to US $ 3.20756 trillion, compared with same period last year (below) increased 0.6%. Among this, exports $ 1,311,190,000,000, an increase of 2.1%; imports $ 1.89636 trillion, down 0.4%. Trade deficit of $ 585.17 billion, down 5.5%. January to October, the United States and China bilateral merchandise trade reached $ 458.52 billion, an increase of 4.0%. As of October, the United States is China's second largest trading partner and third largest export market and largest source of imports.

 America's largest trading partners are Canada, China, Mexico, Japan, followed by a day, up from about $ 1.1 billion worth of products, the US economy is highly developed, a number of countries around the world currency pegged to the dollar. Currently the fastest growing packaging equipment production in developing countries and regions. Stimulate domestic demand in developed countries will profit, and find suitable local manufacturers in developing countries, particularly in the food processing plants to invest, to provide packaging machinery and equipment. If the labeling machines and packing machines and other equipment, machinery made in China can not Palit, Italy, Japan and product competition, then some low-tech products in the United States has been to meet market requirements, and the most possible to obtain a breakthrough in the short term. In particular, some general-purpose packaging equipment, such as shrinking packaging machines, wrapping machines, the cost of products made in China is less than half of US products, has a very strong competitive low prices is China packaging machinery into the US market the best stepping stone. In fact, there are already a number of American companies for OEM production in China, produced some of the products exported to the US market.

International Packaging Exhibition, organized by the American Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI) hosted the annual session, held alternately in Chicago and Las Vegas in two places, the first since 1995 successfully held so far, has developed into the largest in North America packaging exhibition, the international packaging exhibition in a very influential professional exhibition.

According to the organizers statistics in 2015 show a net exhibition area of 1.2 million square feet (about 108,000 square meters), exhibitors exhibitors 2352, up 19 percent from 2014 show. The three-day event attracted 48,600 professional visitors passengers, an increase of 6.5% over the 2013 event. Starting in 2014, the US International Pharmaceutical Packaging Exhibition (PHARMA EXPO) and the US Agency for International Packaging Exhibition (PACK EXPO INTERNATIONAL) combination group exhibition. The exhibition is an international event in the packaging industry in the true sense, demonstrating the world's research and innovation in the field of processing and packaging, is the embodiment of human wisdom and creativity of the window. Learned from the organizers, in view of the success of the 2015 US Packaging Exhibition held, many exhibitors at the show on the day of closing immediately decided to enroll next in Chicago at 2016 International Packaging Exhibition.