Member Countries


China FlagChina


Printing and Printing Equipment Industries Association of China

No. 106, Yong'an Road,
Xuanwu District, 100050, Beijing, P.R.China

Tel: 0086-10-83167227
Fax: 0086-10-63162123

Printing and Printing Equipment Industries Association of China (PEIAC) was founded in 1985 in Beijing. PEIAC is a nationwide social economic organization. It has 1300 company members, 40 group members (including local printing associations), 50 individual members (all of them are well-known scientists and management experts). PEIAC is not only a customers association, but also a manufacturers association.

France FlagFrance


45 rue Louis-Blanc
92038 Paris la Défense Cedex
92400 Courbevoie - FRANCE

Tel: +33-(0)1 47 17 67 17
Fax: +33-(0)1 47 17 67 25



VDMA Printing and Paper Technology Association

German Engineering Federation

Lyoner Strasse 18
D-60528 Frankfurt am Main

Tel: +49 69 6603 1451
Fax: +49 69 6603 2451

VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau, Mechanical Engineering Industry Association) represents more than 3,200 mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry, making it the largest industry association in Europe. The association represents the shared financial, technical and scientific interests of the mechanical engineering industry, especially with respect to national and international authorities and business groups.
The German mechanical engineering industry is an international leader – in 25 of 31 comparable subsectors, German firms are among the top three providers in the world, and global market leader in as many as half.
Mechanical engineering is Germany’s biggest industrial employer with more than 1 million workers. It develops and produces key technologies for the global market. The export ratio is 77 percent. With revenue of EUR 218 billion (2015), it is one of the leading branches of industry in Germany.
VDMA is divided into 37 trade associations, the Printing and Paper Technology Association is one of them.


FlagGreat Britain


P.O. Box 300
SG4 8WJ,
Tel: +44 (0) 1438 832742
Fax: +44 (0) 1438 833812

Picon Ltd is the leading industry association representing manufacturers and suppliers to the Printing, Papermaking and Paper Converting sectors.  It is dedicated to providing support services and business advice to its members, a diverse range of organisations, from multi-nationals to SMEs, whose products provide solutions for all segments of the printing, papermaking and related markets.  Constant development of members' products is helping to define the future technological shape of the industries we serve.




Indian Printing Packaging and Allied Machinery Manufacturers' Association

Plot No C - 54, Sector-62
Institutional Area, Noida - 201307
U.P, India

Tel: 0120 - 2400110, 2400112, 2400113
Fax: 2400109

IPAMA, founded in 1991, the acronym for Indian Printing, Packaging and Allied Machinery Manufacturers' Association is an independent organisation serving the needs of the printing, packaging and allied industries in a rapidly changing marketplace. As a registered apex body under the Societies Registration Act, IPAMA is dedicated to disseminating information on the state of the technology, market perspectives and various developments taking place around the world, relevant to the Indian printing packaging and allied industries through its bimonthly journal "IPAMA BULLETIN".




Italian Manufacturers of Machinery for the Graphics, Paper and Cardboard Processing, and Converting Industry) Association

Viale Fulvio Testi 128
20092 Cinisello Balsamo MI

Tel: +39 02 2481262
Fax: +39 02 22479581

ACIMGA, the Association representing the Italian manufacturers of machinery for the graphic, paper-processing and converting industry, has been since 1947 the reference point for the sector in Italy and abroad. Acimga controls Centrexpo Spa, the company organizing exhibitions for the printing & converting industry, which in turn is the main shareholder of Ipack-Ima Spa, a company organizing exhibitions for the processing & packaging industry. This structure allowed the Group to become the most important exhibition organizer in Italy and one of the most important internationally for printing, converting, processing and packaging. The Group’s marketing policy consists in differentiating the offer: specialized international exhibitions, national specialized exhibitions, exhibitions for a specific technology niche, exhibitions specialized on strategic markets for “made in Italy” products.




Japan Printing Machinery Manufacturers Association

Kikai Shinko Kaikan Bldg., 3-5-8 Shiba-kouen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011, Japan

Tel: (03)3434-4661
Fax: (03)3434-0301

Japan Printing Machinery Association (JPMA) was established in December 1937.
The members of the association are mainly the manufacturers and vendors of printing machinery, bookbinding machinery, paper converting machinery and its peripheral equipment.
The purpose of the association is to contribute to the development of the Japanese economy by promoting the development of the related industries
through research studies, information gathering and promotion of standardization regarding the production, distribution and technical development of machinery for printing industry.


FlagSpain Asociación


Asociación española de artes gráficas, envase, embalaje, plv, embotellado y afines.

Pl. d’Espanya, s/n (Fira de Barcelona)
08004 Barcelona - España.

Tel: 932 332 250/51
Fax: 932 332 252




Pfingstweidstrasse 102, P.O. Box
CH-8037 Zürich, Switzerland

Tel: +41 44 384 41 11

Swissmem unites the Swiss engineering, electrical and metal industry and associated technology-oriented sectors.

Continuous basic work has made Swissmem into a centre of strategic commercial and employer skills. This allows us to represent the concerns of the sector to politicians, national and international organizations, representatives of employees and the public. 

The commitment of Swissmem has a long tradition and is based on the activities of the ASM and VSM associations. The VSM was renamed as Swissmem and took over all the activities of the ASM, apart from those in connection with the overall employment agreement of the sector, at the start of 2007. 


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The Association for PRINT Technologies

1896 Preston White Drive
Reston, VA 20191

Tel: 1 703 264 7200
Fax: 1 703 620 0994

The Association for PRINT Technologies (formerly known as NPES) is a purpose-driven organization dedicated to supporting the entire commercial printing value chain. We believe in helping our members maximize alignment with their value chain partners to be more effective and competitive. Printing has been vital to communication for decades; today, the digital culture has heightened our industry’s complexity and reframed its relevance. APTech’s signature event—PRINT®—answers the call by bringing the boldest and brightest innovators, influencers, and newest technology together to create connections that showcase and advance our industry. For complete information about the Association, its programs, and its member companies, visit: or phone: 703/264-7200.