The Latin American Coatings Show 2005 will take place at the World Trade Center in Mexico City on July 6 and 7. The show is the main exhibition and conference of raw materials and equipment for the manufacture of coatings and inks in Latin America.

The exhibition is supported by ANAFAPYT (Asociacion Nacional de Fabricantes de Pinturas y Tintas), which also organizes a technical conference to run alongside the show. The conference provides a forum for speakers to address the problems and opportunities that market development brings and for delegates to keep up to date with what is happening throughout the industry.

Exhibitors will include chemical and raw materials, test equipment, and plant and machinery. Visitors will be buyers and specifiers involved in the manufacture of paint, inks and specialized coatings.

The Coatings Group at dmg world media is organizing the event. For free tickets to the exhibit, contact The Coatings Group at 44 (0) 1737 85522, e-mail, or visit For more information on the conference, contact: Jorge Ramos Coutino, ANAFAPYT, at 5255-5682 7794, e-mail, or visit