Subcon 2018 - A show designed around your needs; we’ve rolled out a number of initiatives to ensure that you have the very best experience prior to, and on the day of your visit. Our search facility on the online exhibitor listings will allow you to plan your day better, and the new Buyers Programme will also allow you to arrange meetings with suppliers before you arrive.

Subcon is the focus for manufacturing procurement teams from both OEMs and tiered suppliers to benchmark subcontracting capacity and capabilities in order to refine their supply chain.

  • Source new suppliers
  • Network with those from your industry
  • See new products and innovations
  • Meet current suppliers
  • Source a specific product/service
  • Benchmark capabilities and capacity
  • Evaluate and refine your supply chain
  • Benefit from being part of a wider manufacturing event – 500 suppliers under one roof.

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All 2017 pre-registered visitors, following their visit to the show, were sent a copy of the Industry Trend Report. This summarised the findings of a recent survey undertaken by Subcon and The Engineer and asks the UK manufacturing industry about their thoughts on the challenges facing the industry, including Brexit, the skills shortage, diversity and Industry 4.0.

For more information on how to receive a copy, please contact