The 8th edition of ALUCAST exhibition & conference concluded successfully at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida, Delhi-NCR, on the 8th of December, 2018. More than 160 exhibitors presented their latest products and technologies. The event saw participation from countries including China, Japan, Germany, Switzerland, Taiwan and Italy. This biennial event has emerged as the convergence for numerous stakeholders across the aluminium industry. The accompanying training programmes and high level conferences evoke a great deal of interest. Over the past decade, the Indian Die Casting industry has seen modernization and increasing production capacities. The industry has grown phenomenally and is touted as the global supply hub for all auto giants. This puts the industry in an enviable position of quantum growth in the coming years.