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Japan's largest machine tool trade fair opens in Nagoya

NAGOYA, Oct 20 (News On Japan) - MECT 2023, Japan's largest trade fair for machine tools, has opened in Nagoya, featuring 492 domestic and international companies exhibiting tools and industrial robots.

MECT 2023 is open until October 21st.

Website: MECT2023

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