ASlA’S LEADlNG ENGLISH/CHINESE MAGAZlNE FOR THE PLASTlCS AND RUBBER lNDUSTRY
Changing with the times PRA sees change as a reality and acknowledges it as part of a healthy growth. In fact, PRA meets changes head on and adapts to them. Compared to other publications of a similar genre, we maintain a strong focus on the latest technology and the evolving trends that are shaping the plastics and rubber industry. Change also comes in the form of a revamp in our business organisation, wherein the Head Office is now in the Netherlands and the Publisher is Arthur Schavemaker; while Tej Fernandez remains as the Executive Editor at our Regional Office in Malaysia. This change warrants the best output, in terms of bringing impacting contents in our forthcoming issues. But some things are essentially constant, such as our integrity. Serving through its 26th year, PRA gives its readers up-to-date information on the plastics and rubber industry. This is an affirmation of our strong readership and advertiser base. Year after year, PRA has maintained itself as an integral part of a niche industry, with vertically aligned industry supplements of Rubber Journal Asia (RJA) and Injection Moulding Asia (IMA). These supplements engage readers with their specialised contents and add on value to advertising. Another constant item is the audited circulation. Both the print and electronic editions, including our monthly online E-News PRA, reach out to a wide audience, making for an effective pass-on readership and extended advertising mileage. Our direction is well-planned, our goal is well-founded. Our strength as a medium has been amply tested by time. Our readers and advertisers cannot expect anything less, regardless of the changes that arise. Partake in our strengths and move forward with PRA.
JANUARY/FEBRUARY Closing Date: 17/01/11 - Publication Date: 07/02/11 Indian Machinery & Technology (Plastivision Review) Blow Moulding Rigid Packaging
RJA - Synthetic Rubbers RJA - Testing Instruments IMA - Hot Runners IMA - Moulds
MARCH/APRIL Closing Date:21/02/11 - Publication Date: 14/03/11 Ancillary & Materials Handling Equipment Blown/Cast Film Extrusion & Converting Machinery Maintenance
RJA - Silicones/Liquid Silicones RJA - Medical Moulding IMA - Robots IMA - Medical Industry
VietnamPlas, Hanoi, Vietnam, 19-22 April
MAY Closing Date: 11/04/11 - Publication Date: 02/05/11 German Machinery & Technology Part 1 (Chinaplas Preview) Taiwanese Machinery & Technology (Chinaplas Preview) Film & Sheet Extrusion Masterbatches and Additives
RJA - Synthetic Rubbers RJA - Tyres IMA - Tooling IMA - CAD Design
IIME Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 10-13 May Chinaplas, Shanghai, China, 17-20 May
JUNE/JULY Closing Date: 23/05/11 - Publication Date: 13/06/11 Thermoforming Testing & Inspection Compounding
RJA - Natural Rubber RJA - Gloves IMA - Rapid prototyping IMA - Engineering resins
Interplas Thailand, Bangkok, Thailand, 23-26 June
AUGUST Closing Date: 18/07/11 - Publication Date: 08/08/11 US Machinery & Technology Screws & Barrels Recycling
RJA - Reclaimed Rubber RJA - Reinforcing Materials IMA - Electric machines IMA - Large tonnage machines
Tiprex, Bangkok, Thailand, 31 August-3 September
SEPTEMBER Closing Date: 15/08/11 - Publication Date: 06/09/11 Italian Machinery & Technology Pipe & Profile Extrusion Flexible Packaging
RJA - Wire & cable RJA - Extrusion IMA - Micromoulding IMA - Small tonnage machines
AP Plas, Shanghai, China, 5-8 September Koplas, Seoul, South Korea, 28 September-1 October
OCTOBER/NOVEMBER Closing Date: 19/09/11 - Publication Date: 04/10/11 German Machinery & Technology Part II (Fakuma Preview) Film/Sheet Extrusion Composites
RJA - TPE RJA - Compounding IMA - Injection moulding machinery (Fakuma Preview) IMA - Automation
JEC, Singapore, 18-20 October Fakuma, Germany, 18-22 October IPF, Tokyo, Japan, 25-29 October M-Plas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9-12 November
DECEMBER Closing Date: 14/11/11 - Publication Date: 05/12/11 Japanese Machinery & Technology (IPF Review) Masterbatches, additives and pigments Wood Composites
RJA - Rubber Injection Moulding RJA - Automotive IMA - Fakuma Review IMA - Automotive
Editorial Plan 2011
Plastics and Rubber Asia is proud to be a member of ABC (Audit Bureau of Circulation)
Circulation by Region Others
Total: 14,468 The total circulation includes an average number of extra copies distributed at exhibitions throughout the year.
Readership by Job Title Others Quality Control Purchasing Design/Design Engineering Production/Manufacturing Engineering R&D Corporate/General Management 0
Readership by Industry Sector* Automotive Packaging Products Electrical Products Domestic Appliances Rubber Products Medical Raw Materials Building Products Household Goods Furniture Other Products Agents & Distributors Sports & Toys Material Manufacturers Aerospace Government & Associations 0%
Readership by Company Activity* RIM Others Compression Transfer Reinforced Plastics Foam Thermoforming Compounding Blow Moulding Extrusion Injection Moulding 0%
*Multiple production methods in companies apply.
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