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    RECESSION HALTS MAJOR EXHIBITION

    Current economic climate prompts postponement of SED 2010

     

    The organisers of SED have taken the decision to call off SED 2010.

    The next National Event for Construction will now take place from 17-19 May 2011 from which point it will continue to run as an annual event at its Rockingham Motor Speedway home.

    This was said to be “a difficult decision but, on balance, the right one and we are looking forward to a much more positive approach to 2011, when the current economic climate and uncertainty in the market has improved.”

    Dialogue with exhibitors and other industry professionals suggested that a significant established upturn would not be seen until the end of the 2010.

    Tim Porter SED Head of Sales said: “We know that for those of you who already have a commitment to Bauma or Hillhead, a year’s grace from SED will most certainly relieve pressure on your 2010 promotional budgets.”

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