PACK-IST is the global brand platform of sector


PACK-IST Fair is a strong brand platform on a global scale that growing segment of flexible packaging sector

In Turkey at the field of technology, production and export of flexible packaging sector which occurring this rapid acceleration is caused the branding of sector, developing awareness of the vision and discovery in worldwide.  


In parallel of these developments appeared to need an exhibition in Turkey’s flexible packaging sector. FASD (Flexible Packaging Manufacturers Association) is a sectoral structure which is working for development as a whole of the flexible packaging sector and aims to join the flexible packaging manufacturers leading suppliers of the world market.


Also they are successfully represents all the members of Turkish Flexible Packaging Industry from national and international platform since 2005. 


FASD (Flexible Packaging Manufacturers Association) which is working for development of the sector and Yağmur Fuarcılık which is serving nearly 20 years in the field of trade fairs are cooperated and planned to closing of the gap in the industry. With these developments Yağmur Fuarcılık and FASD cooperated for “Flexible Packaging Fair” and were successfully implemented at 2012. PACK-IST Fair was held in İstanbul Expo Center at 2012 for the first time and now it is the second in the world and first and unique flexible packaging exhibition in Europe. 


One of the most important pillars of the success of the fair is the sector’s size and width of export capacity in Turkey. Flexible packaging production and sale reached 5,5 Million Euro in 2012.  Currently 6.5 million Euro are estimated to have a value of production of flexible packaging accounted for four of forty per cent of the total packaging consumption. 45 percent of production is exported. Eight percent on average in 2012, the center of attraction for investors is generating growing industries in the world.


As a result of joining force with Yağmur Fuarcılık and FASD which representing a major force in plastic packaging industry was realized participating of Turkey and the world’s leading companies to exhibition. In this way the exhibitor profile of PACK-IST has gained importance in last technology, design and innovation content. Great many members of FASD enterprise in 1000 to get into the first industrial exports and size is a pleasing situation. All in all, PACK-IST Fair will catch momentum and gives the size of the basis in the near future. 


PACK-IST is an important trade fair which brings visitors from more cities and countries with regular promotional activities and brings together producers and owners in hot demand on the international stage. PACK-IST is a platform that allows the opening of the Turkish producers exported. PACK-IST 2013 attracted thousands of visitors that allows the joint venture and export of many foreign and domestic. PACK-IST 2013 which was held between 23-26 May 2013 brought together the largest of the flexible packaging industry Naksan Holding, Bakioğlu Holding, Süper Film, Elif Plastik, Sümer Plastik, Asaş Ambalaj, Pilenpak Ambalaj, İntermat Ambalaj, Som Ambalaj. 


PACK-IST 2013, bringing together qualified visitors as every year, plastics and packaging industries as a result of intensive promotional activities, from 42 countries including Turkey has achieved great success. Participants also engaged in commercial interviews at exhibition participants quite satisfied intense interest in domestic and foreign visitors. Providing business development, establishing business contacts, many participants had the opportunity to connect with potential customers. PACK-IST 2013 participants had the opportunity to meet visitors from 42 countries from abroad. Visit the main countries that perform, Iran, Germany, Jordan, Bulgaria, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Israel, United Arab Emirates, Tunisia, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Italy, Russia, Syria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, South Africa, Ukraine, Algeria, Czech Republic, Sweden, Kazakhistan, Greece, Armenia, Ireland, Cyprus, Libya, Macedonia, Turkmenistan, Georgia, India, Holland, Spain, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Uzbekistan, Belgium, France, England, Qatar, Kuwait, Morocco.


PACK-IST 2015 Fair will be held 3rd times between 2-5 April 2015 promotion activities are intensive than last years and introductions are focused on overseas. Yagmur Fuarcılık and FASD plans and aims about PACK-IST 2015 are to increase the interests the foreign participants and visitors and bring together the qualified visitors and participants in İstanbul Expo Center. 


PACK-IST Flexible Packaging Fair will be achieved success near future in flexible packaging industry which is developing parallel with the food and beverage industries in Turkey.