About MECT

About MECT

MECT is going to be the biggest machine tool show in Japan, 2023. It is held in autumn every two years at Port Messe Nagoya in Nagoya city and is the biggest machine tool show in odd-numbered years. The 18th MECT which was held in 2021 attracted 426 exhibitors and organization occupying 1,795 booths and over 70,000 visitors attended.

Expanding the exhibited space by using Exhibition Hall 1 !

Exhibition Hall 1 is newly constructed at Port Messe Nagoya in October 2022.
The total exhibition area, including the existing Exhibition Halls 2 and 3, increase by 6,000㎡ to 40,000㎡ from the previous 34,000㎡.
MECT2023 will be held on an expanded scale, using the entire facility, including the newly built Exhibition Hall 1.

MECT2023 Outline

Name of exhibition MECHATRONICS TECHNOLOGY JAPAN 2023 (MECT2023)
Date October 18th (Wed.) ~ 21st (Sat.), 2023 10:00~17:00
※October 21st (Sat.) 10:00~16:00
Venue Port Messe Nagoya
Exhibition Hall 1(New), 2, 3

MECT2023 will use the new building “Hall 1” which is constructed next to Kinjo-futo Station in October 2022. No changes will be made to Hall 2 and Hall 3 as before.

Number of booths 2,000 booths To prevent the outbreak of COVID-19, the organizer may adjust the number of booths and limit the number of customers for entry. Thank you for your understanding in advance.
Estimated number of visitors 70,000To prevent the outbreak of COVID-19, the organizer may adjust the number of booths and limit the number of customers for entry. Thank you for your understanding in advance.
Entrance fee JPY 1,000 for general domestic visitors (Free for pre-register, overseas visitors, students and invited guests)
Organizer News Digest Publishing Co., Ltd.
Co-organizer Aichi Industrial Distributor’s Association
Supporting Organizations Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry/ Ministry of Education, Cultures, Sports, Science and Technology in Japan/ Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO NAGOYA)/ Aichi Prefectural Government/ City of Nagoya/ Nagoya Chamber of Commerce and Industry(random order)
Special cooperating organization JMTBA-Japan Machine Tool Builders’ Association/ Japan Tool Distributors’ Association (random order)
Cooperating Organizations Japan Forming Machinery Association/ Japan Precision Machine Association/ Japan Robot Association/ Japan Machine Accessory Association/ Japan Precision Measuring Instruments Manufactures Association/ Japan Optical Measuring Instruments Manufactures’ Association/ Japan Cutting & Wear-resistant Tool Association/ Industrial Diamond Association of Japan/ Japan Machine Tool Distributors Association/ Japan Machine Tool Importers’ Association/ Manufacturing Science and Technology Center/ Japan Industrial Saw & Knife Association/ Micromachine Center/ Japan Die & Mold Industry Association/ Japan Institute of Logistics System/ The Japan Electrical Manufactures’ Association/ Japan Fluid Power Association/ Micromachine Center/ Japan Institute of Logistics Systems/ Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association/ Japan Industrial Conference on Cleaning/ Japan Grinding Wheel Association (random order)
Exhibits Metal-cutting and forming machine tools, Injection molding machines, 3D printers, Tools for machines, Sawing blades, Cutting tools, Measuring equipment, Testing equipment, Grinding wheels, Polishing agent, Oil hydraulic, Water hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, Gears and gear-making equipment, Environment preservation and safety equipment, CAD/CAM/CAE software, Control devices and related software, Industrial robots, Material handling equipment, Washing/cleaning machines, Quality control/Safety/Testing certification services, New materials, Micro-machines, nanotechnology-related equipment, etc.

The organizer reserves the right to reject any exhibit that is deemed inappropriate.