SIAB 2003


SIAB 2003 - General Information

In 2003, the International Automobile Salon Bucharest (SIAB) took place between September 26 and 5, 2003, at Romaero Baneasa. The day of the press and the official inauguration were scheduled on September 25th. The International Automobile Salon Bucharest - SIAB 2003, one of the most important exhibition events in Eastern Europe, is expected in a positive economic context, after a 20% increase in car sales in the first eight months of the year in the first eight months of the year the country.

"Today, ten years away, the car show is one of the most important exhibition manifestations in Romania, enjoying a prestige and a remarkable audience. The success of the public is on the measure, being expected that around 200,000 passaions of the car to visit the salon this year. " - Brent Valmar (President APIA)

"This year, the main elements of the salon include a demonstration area, car brands that have not ever been presented in Romania, a record number of models presented for the first time, a moto section inside and one for light commercial vehicles , a 4 × 4 area where test drives will be done and, not finally, an extended public visiting program, especially at the end of the week.

So there are all the conditions because this year's salon is a pleasure for you. " - Thierry Hesse (President AMC Promotion). More details about the salon you can find at www.siab.ro

SIAB Organizer - AMC Apia Expo

The event was organized by AMC APIA EXPO, a company formed by APIA and AMC Promotion. Asking AMC Promotion, the company that organizes the "World De L'Automobile" in Paris to become his partner, APIA chose to go through a decisive stage for SIAB development, the image of the Romanian automobile industry.

AMC Promotion is the Paris Salon organizer, the oldest and the biggest event of this type.

a few information about this salon:

  • created in 1898;
  • over 1.4 million visitors in 2002;
  • 700 brands from 30 countries;
  • 10500 journalists from 80 countries;
  • an unparalleled number of world premieres
  • (over 50 cars submitted for the first time in the 2002 edition). More information about the Paris Auto Show and AMC Promotion you can find on www .mondialauto.tm.fr . AMC Promotion is the only organizer of an international car salon that has developed its activities internationally. AMC Promotion was selected by APIA (APIA equivalent) to organize the Buenos Aires Motor Salmon in 1998. The 2000 edition was a resounding success and helped this salon to become the number one event in its class in Latin America .

    AMC Promotion is also co-organizer of the Cairo Salon. Experience in market development is a guarantee for APIA that AMC Promotion understands the opportunities and restrictions of a market and knows how to adapt its local specifications. The unique experience of AMC Promotion in organizing car salons in several geographic areas recommend this company for organizing a salon on the Romanian market.


Highlights SIAb

Information and news on the salon organized this year:

  • 125 exhibitors, with over 50 models for the premiere in Romania;
  • The exposure area will be 38,000 m2 (builders, car importers, equipment and services), with over ten percent higher than 2001;
  • 6 car brands will be exposed for the first time (Bentley, Lamborghini, Morgan, Maserati and Sang Yong);
  • For the first time, the moto sector will impose the image, with the presence of Mariles Harley Davidson, Honda, Yamaha, Aprilia and Peugeot Motorcycles;
  • a spectacular 4 × 4 runway, with bumps and obstacles, what will allow visitors, accompanied by a professional pilot, discover and test the new models of 4 × 4 and SUV builders;
  • an exhibition of competition machines.
Within attractive raffles, a prize was provided every day consisting of 1,000 liters of gasoline. All visitors were able to participate in an exceptional lottery that had the new Fiat Punto prize.

Over ten press conferences were scheduled at the stands of the exhibitors and the Salon Press Center. Approximately 500 journalists are already accredited. The press service was assured by Mihai Sorin Popescu: tel / fax + 40- (0) 21-312.26.24, mobile + 40- (0) 745.084.769, email: press@apia.ro

Practical Guide:

  • Press day: September 25, between 9 and 19;
  • Public Program: from September 26 on October 5, between 10 and 20 hours. Friday and Saturday, up to 21 o'clock;
  • Input price: 80,000 lei - Free for children under 7 years.

SIAB participants list:

  • A.P. CORPORATE INVESTMENTS SRL
  • AAUTO EQUIP SRL
  • ACAROM
  • ADOS TRADING SRL
  • AGER
  • ALARM SERVICE
  • ALLIANDZ-TIRIAC ASIGURARI SA
  • ALLTO INTERNATIONAL SRL
  • ALLTROM
  • APCO ROMANIA SRL
  • ARO SA
  • ATS – CITROEN + MOTO
  • AUGUSTA MOTORS- SAAB
  • AUTO TEST
  • AUTO-ITALIA / FIAT + MOTO
  • AUTOMOBILE BAVARIA / BMW
  • AUTOMOBILE DACIA SA
  • B&S MOTORS SRL
  • BARUM CONTINENTAL SPOL SRO
  • BCR LEASING SA
  • BINAR IMPEX SRL
  • BODY COLOR GREECE SRL
  • BOISSIGNY IMPEX SRL
  • BORLA ROMCAT SA
  • BOTI SERVICE SRL
  • BRD SOGELASSE
  • C & C TUNING
  • CARWARE
  • CEFIN ROMANIA SRL
  • CENTRA SA
  • CROMINVENT SRL
  • DAEWOO AUTOMOBILE ROMANIA SA
  • DAPEROM GRUP AUTO
  • ECO EUROPEAN CONSULTING SRL
  • EDWARDS INTERNATIONAL GROUP SRL
  • ELECTRO AUTO SERVICE EAS SRL
  • ELIOPOULOS (YAMAHA)
  • EURIAL INVEST SA
  • EURO INTERTRADE CORPORATION- VOLVO
  • EURO WIND
  • FABRICA DE SCULE SI MATRITE ARO SA
  • FALCON ELECTRONICS PROD
  • FOREXIM SA
  • FORUM AUTO
  • FRANCK SRL
  • GEMENI GENTRADE CO
  • GERO TRADE GROUP SRL
  • GEROM SA
  • HVB LEASING
  • IUS
  • LAST TEST SRL
  • LCC PAINTS DISTRIBUTION SRL
  • LIMOROM SRL
  • L’INTES PROMOTIVE
  • LUBRIFIN SA BRASOV
  • MAKRO AUTO
  • MASSIMO COMPANY SRL
  • METEOR AUTO SRL
  • MG VEGA IMPEX SRL
  • MICHELIN ROMANIA
  • MOL ROMANIA P.P. SRL
  • NEPMAR
  • NOVATEC
  • OMA ALARMS
  • OPEL SOUTHEAST EUROPE LTD
  • PETROM
  • PIROUX INDUSTRIE ROMANIA
  • PLURITRADE SRL
  • POLY INVEST SA
  • PORSCHE ROMANIA SRL
  • PREMIUM LUBRICANTS ROMANIA
  • PRO AUTO INDUSTRIES
  • PRO OIL CORPORATION
  • PROD COM D0 & DO
  • RADACINI SRL
  • RAIFFEISEN BANK
  • RENAULT ROMANIA SA
  • REPACOM
  • RO GROUP INTERNATIONAL SRL
  • ROHE ROMANIA SRL
  • ROMBAT SA
  • ROMPRIM
  • ROMRADATIOARE SA BRASOV
  • ROMSTAL LEASING SRL
  • SAFILAR
  • SICOS
  • SORGETI SRL
  • SPRINT 2001
  • STAHLGRUBER OTTO GRUBER GMBH & CO
  • TEXACO LUBRICANTS ROMANIA SRL
  • THYSSEN KRUPP BILSTEIN COMPA SA
  • TIWA THERM SRL
  • TOFAN SAMA SERVICES SA
  • TOYOTA ROMANIA SRL
  • UNITA
  • VOLKSBANK LEASING ROMANIA
  • WEST TYRES & CARS