BIMS 2014 - Outstanding event for the regional car market
At Baku Expo Centre the Baku International Motor Show, BIMS 2014, opened. The exhibition brings together under one roof Azerbaijani and foreign manufacturers, distributors and dealers of famous brands of automotive technology and components. BIMS 2014 presents 85 companies from 14 countries, including Germany, China, Poland, Russia and Turkey. Local companies occupy more than half of the total exhibition space. The exhibition is organized by Iteca Caspian LLC and its partner, ITE Group Plc.
During the opening ceremony, participants were read a greeting letter from AAF President Anar Alekperov, who underlined the rapid development of the economy in our country, in particular, the expansion and upgrade of the vehicle fleet of Azerbaijan. In this regard, the national motor sport infrastructure, alongside the good tradition of holding motor rallies and specialized exhibitions in the country, has assumed considerable prominence. The main events of the exhibition included presentations by the famous brands of Suzuki (SX4 S CROSS), Great Wall, Volvo and Toyota, and the premiere of the Lexus hybrid models (Lexus RX Hybrid, Lexus GS Hybrid), as well as test drives of the top-of-the-range models from the leading players in the market. Motorcycle dealers present models from Aprilia, Suzuki, Harley Davidson, Vespa, Bike-Lift, Yamaha, Haojue and Piaggio Zontes Scoyco Polaris. The presentations will delight visitors on all three days! A detailed schedule of the presentations and test drives can be found on the exhibition website.
Visitors to BIMS 2014 can enjoy a unique chance to become the first owners of the new products on the Azerbaijani car market. For the attention of motorists and industry professionals there are motorcars and motorcycles, commercial vehicles, and automotive parts and accessories. The commercial transport sector has displays of haulers, dump trucks and semi-trailers for the transport of various products from manufacturers GAZ, HOVO, Isuzu, MANN and Mitsubishi.
A significant portion of the exhibition space is given over to automotive parts, motor oil, filters, and car and other automotive chemical products.
The project is officially supported by the Azerbaijan Automobile Federation, the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO), and the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs’ (Employers) Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The international status of the exhibition is confirmed by the quality mark it has received from UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry. Toyota acts as the Sponsor of BIMS 2014. The official partners of all exhibitions in 2014 are: official hotels - JW Marriott Absheron Baku and Qafqaz Point Hotel; tour operator - Greenwich Travel Club; and security - SafeLife.