The event which was attended by more than 400 printers and was inaugurated by former Chief Minister of Kerala, Oommen Chandy.
AMSG Ashokan, president of All India Federation of Master Printer (AIFMP) in his address highlighted the features of this edition of Pamex and invited all the printers to use the opportunity to enhance their businesses.
AIFMP office bearers - O Venugopal, vice president (South), R Suresh, past president and C D Kumaravel, past general secretary were also present at the event.
Organised by AIFMP, Pamex 2017 is scheduled from 18-21 December 2017 and has a tie-up with KVN Media, a Chinese company who are the co-organisers of ‘All In Print’, China. Team Pamex has participated in various Indian and International events such as LabelExpo India in Noida, Drupa-Dusseldorf, PrintPack India-Noida, Sino Corrugated and Sino Folding Carton in Shanghai and China Print in Beijing.
Further roadshows have been planned in 50 grassroots towns in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Telangana, Andhra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh. At the regional level, promotional events are also planned in Pathankot, Lucknow, Indore, Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Chennai.
Pamex plans to go international this year with events in Colombo and Dhaka too.