JIMTOF is the most important machine tool trade show in Japan with regional importance for Asia. Since 1962, JIMTOF has continued to attract attention from machine tools users in sectors including the automobile, construction, aircraft, ship building and energy industries earning a position of central importance in manufacturing in Asia.
The event is held every two years at Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo International Exhibitions Center).
The fair is focused on machine tools (metal cutting and metal forming), machine tool accessories and other equipment including precision tools as well as measuring instrument and presents the whole spectre of metal working technologies.
Swissmem organises the Swiss Day including the traditional Swiss Business Luncheon. An information booth is operated with the support of Swiss Business Hub Tokyo.
The Swissmem YPP@JIMTOF consider in parts with the show and brings 21 Mechanical Engineering Students and Apprentices for 10 days to Japan.