The Industrial Automation industry has seen significant growth during the past decade, especially during the mid 90s till date, most of the systems' integrators and machine builders covering the ASEAN markets were situated in Malaysia.
Malaysia holds a vast potential market for automation projects, from electronics and semiconductor to oil & gas, palm oil processing, water treatment, automotive industry, printing industry, packaging industry, metalworking and precision engineering industry, biotechnological industry, etc.
Industrial Automation Annual Directory, a publication endorsed and supported by the Ministry of Science, Technology And Innovation (MOSTI), Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA), and Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers - Automation Technology Industry Group (FMM-ATIG), is the leading specialized industrial directory that caters to the needs of systems integrators, machine builders, and the end-users at large.
Apart from extensive circulation to all industrial sectors, the Industrial Automation Annual Directory has been actively organizing frequent business networking sessions, dialogue sessions, factory visits, trade missions, bowling tournaments, machine builders' procurement forecasts, conferences, collaborative exhibition participation under the banner of IA-Community Machine Builders Village, and many other value-added marketing events.
Through its expansion to IA-Community Online Portal and Forums, with thousands of registered members, and more than a million subscribers, the news portal provides daily news to keep the industry abreast of the latest information on technological and industrial updates.
Coupled with the re-launched of Industrial Automation News (IA News), a monthly printed magazine, the periodical has been circulating aggressively to systems' integrators, machine builders and end-users, and has received overwhelming responses. The Industrial Automation News is taking the lead to keep the industries updated of the rapid changes in the manufacturing and process technologies; Industrial News, Technological and Product Updates, Case Studies, Success Stories, IA related Exhibitions, Conferences, and Events, etc., with special highlights on Cover Story, Personality of the Month, and many more.