Chinese manufacturer DJI, world leader in the manufacture and sale of drones for civilian use, will attend the second edition of the fair Expodrónica Fair 2016 in Zaragoza on 22 and 23 September. It will be the first time the Chinese giant expose drones at a trade show in Europe and a sign that the world’s leading civilian drones bet on the Spanish market.
2016 Expodrónica ensures participation in this event 3 of the world’s leading firms of drones (DJI, Parrot and Yuneec) sector and has also established itself as the fair drones for civilian use most important of Europe. In addition, the participation of DJI in Expodrónica 2016, it showing all its models for the first time at a trade show of its kind in Europe, is a show of support from the Chinese manufacturer’s event Zaragoza and bet DJI by the professional sector multirotores in Spain and Europe.
DJI Chinese company has become the largest manufacturer and seller of drones for civilian use in the world in just 5 years. The company founded 10 years ago in Shenzhen, the “Silicon Valley” of factories, brands and technology development in China, has grown from 20 employees to 3,000 in recent years; and already have branches in Japan, the United States, South Korea, Germany and Holland.
In this second edition an influx of visitors is expected around 10,000 professionals. “With the presence of world leading DJI and the European Parrot with Yuneec, Expodrónica 2016 and for the sector is the most important fair of professional character in Europe. DJI had never before participated in a Trade Fair Drones civil use in Europe, which is considered the Asian giant with Spain and potential Expodrónica “says Isabel Buatas, director of Expodrónica.
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Expodrónica 2016, also will bring together the entire sector to complete and will be attended by the Spanish Aviation Safety Agency who actively participate in the fair by providing various technical presentations, all at a key moment waiting for clear legislation and defined to regulate the sector of drones in our country. During Expodrónica, there will be a Conference for Security Forces and also incorporate the first competition of the drones Startups sector. In addition to the world’s leading manufacturers of drones over 100 companies developing drones land, sea and air will participate in the second edition of the most important fair of Europe on drones for civilian use, Expodrónica 2016, a show that grows in quantity and especially in quality, since new this year, the Feria de Zaragoza allow the exhibition and display of drones land, sea and air in the same environment, thanks to its environment.
Currently there are nearly 1,500 authorized by the State Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) operators. In December 2014, there were only 50 companies registered, clear indicator that the sector is experiencing unprecedented growth, with a rate that doubles every year the number of companies launched on the sector. Drones in Spain represent 10% of the aircraft. AUVSI, the International Association of Drones, which will also be present in Expodrónica 2016, estimates there will be 100,000 new jobs related to this industry in the US alone, with an impact of more than $ 82 million in 2025. The European Commission for its part, estimates that in the next 20 years 100,000 jobs related to the sector, with an impact of more than 10 million euros each year, mainly in the services sector will be created. Market forecasts in Spain indicate an annual growth of 15% in terms of turnover and it reaches in 2050 a turnover of 20 million euros annually.