Mach 2018

09-13 April 2018

nec birmingham uk

Lloyds Bank

Busy stands at MACH


Why Exhibit

MACH 2018 - The event designed to help you do business

Taking place from 9th - 13th April 2018, MACH is the UK's premier event to showcase engineering based manufacturing technologies.

No other event brings together so many key decision makers across a five day period. No other event attracts over 25,000 visitors with real purchasing power - all looking to meet new suppliers, find new products, network and form new business relationships.

  • Attracting over 25,000 visitors
  • Over 600 exhibitors
  • Over £150M worth of business attributable to MACH 2016
  • Organised and hosted by the MTA to support UK Manufacturing


Download our Reasons to Exhibit Brochure for more information.

MACH 2016 - The event designed to help you do business
MACH 2016 - The event designed to help you do business


Don't miss your chance to be a part of the UK’s best and most established showcase in the latest manufacturing technologies.

The MACH 2016 Visitors Survey showed:

  • Exhibitors reported over £150,000,000 of business attributable to MACH 2016
  • 55% of visitors reported that their visit to MACH 2016 met their objectives completely. And if you add the 44% who reported that it met them in part, an amazing 99% of MACH 2016 visitors reported getting something out of the their visit.
  • 90% of exhibitors generated leads
  • 80% of exhibitors raised their profile
  • 76% of exhibitors improved their relationships with their customers
  • 43.6% of MACH 2016 visitors were new to MACH and 47.5% of MACH 2016 visitors did not visit any comparable trade exhibitions
Improved Relations
25k visitors
raised profile


  • "I think a lot of our customers and suppliers expect us to be here and it is a great chance to reaffirm old relationships and cultivate new ones."
    Catherine Sheppard
    Sales Coordinator, Sponmech Safety Systems Ltd
  • "People are here to do business, we’ve had some really good leads and I know that they are going to turn in to orders."
    John Wilkinson
    Commercial Manager, Craftsman Tools
  • "MACH 2016 has been great for 600 Group, we’ve had three stands at the show and have also launched 9 new products from our brands that include Colchester, Harrison, Pratt Burnerd and Clausing machine tools – these have generated a huge amount of interest from both existing and new customers alike."
    Phil Cullen
    Group Marketing Manager, 600 Group
  • "Across Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – by far the busiest days – our sales and demonstration teams were very busy and the quality of lead, in terms of seniority and decision makers, has been excellent."
    Martin Doyle
    The Engineering Technology Group