JIMTOF 2022: The 31st Japan International Machine Tool Fair

The Japan Machine Tool Builders’ Association (JMTBA) and Tokyo Big Sight Inc. will host the upcoming event, JIMTOF 2022, that will be held in Tokyo Big Sight from 8 November to 13 November 2022. JIMTOF 2022 will be using all of the exhibition halls of Tokyo Big Sight, including the South Hall, which opened in 2019. JIMTOF 2022 will be held with 861 exhibitors and a record number of 5 610 booths in total.

This time, JIMTOF marks its sixtieth anniversary, and this time’s fair will be the biggest ever. JIMTOF is expanding its venue, using the South Halls of Tokyo Big Sight for the first time in addition to the East and West Halls, and the total exhibition area will cover 118 540m².

As in JIMTOF 2018, all of the exhibitors’ booths in JIMTOF 2022, including both domestic and overseas exhibitors, will be placed into categories of the products being exhibited. The Special Event under the theme, “Additive Manufacturing Area in JIMTOF 2022” will take place in the new South Hall.

A machine tool specialised exhibition, JIMTOF is regarded as one of the largest international technology exhibitions in the world, which introduces machine tools and associated machines, tooling, accessories and other equipment and processes for manufacturing companies and institutions. It also introduces the latest and most cutting-edge technologies and products in the area of machine tools.

JIMTOF has been held biennially for over 50 years since 1962. In JIMTOF 2022, products of a variety of industries including metal cutting machine tools, metal forming machine tools, machine tool accessories, tools for machines (cutting tools and wear-resistant tools), diamond and CBN tools, grinding wheels and abrasives, gears and gear devices, oil hydraulic, pneumatic and water hydraulic machinery, precision measuring machines and instruments, optical measuring instruments, testing machinery and CAD/CAM, among others, will be exhibited, and the latest information of products and technologies will be shown to the visitors.

JIMTOF has an established reputation as an exhibition where visitors can obtain the latest information on a variety of products used in the manufacturing industry. JITMOF has long been a platform for product debuts, with more than half of all the exhibitors at every gathering using the opportunity to roll out their latest creations. For many exhibitors, JIMTOF represents a major target on the development timeline. Considering its high profile in the industry, JIMTOF has won acclaim for giving visitors their first looks at new products and technologies.

For further details visit www.jimtof.org