India’ first and only magazine exclusively devoted to metal forging and allied sectors


FORGINGS TODAY was launched in 2011 soon after the Certificate of Registration bearing No DELENG/2011/40012 was issued by Office of the Registrar of Newspapers for India, Government of India. It is a bimonthly magazine published from New Delhi. It is priced at Rs 50 per copy with annual subscription being Rs 300 including all costs of distribution.

Readership Profile

FORGINGS TODAY has readership base of more than 5000 engineers and senior management executives belonging to the leading engineering units categorized as follows:

  • Forging units located all over India numbering around 500
  • Die fitters and die cutting tool manufacturers
  • Machinery manufacturers like forging presses, forging finishing machines, machine tools, SPMs, grinding machines
  • Heat treatment and induction heating equipment manufacturers
  • Testing, marking and calibration equipment manufacturers
  • Vibration control, surface finishing, shot blasting and environment control equipment producers
  • Material suppliers to forging sector like heat treatment salts, quenching media, lubricants and other consumables
  • Alloy steel and other raw material manufacturers and importers
  • Automobiles, auto components and garage equipment manufacturers and importers
  • Service providers to forging sector including consultants and technology experts

Exhibitions and Events Coverage

FORGINGS TODAY has promoted and serving a large number of exhibitions and conferences as Media Partner which include:

  • International Forging Congress 2011, Convention Center, Hyderabad
  • Baghdad Auto Show 2012, International Fair Ground, Baghdad
  • China International Forging Summit 2012, Beijing Marriott, Beijing
  • Erbil Auto Show 2013, International Fair Ground, Erbil, Iraq
  • CII AutoMach 2013, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • ACMA Automechanika 2013, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • International Engineering and Technology Fair 2013, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • ForgeFair2013, Columbus, Ohio, USA
  • Heat Treat and Surface Engineering Conference and Expo 2013, Chennai
  • Hannover Messe Industrial Supply India 2013, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • India Cold Chain Show 2013, Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai
  • Technology, Sun-n-Sand, Pune
  • EMAT 2013, Glada Ground, Ludhiana
  • Special Steel Convention 2013, Le Meridien, Pune
  • Korea Metal Week 2013-Press and Forging, Kintex, S. Korea
  • International Forging Congress, Porto Alegre/RS, Brazil
  • China Forging Industry Exhibition 2013, China Int. Exhibition Centre, Beijing
  • China International Metal Working Congress 2013, HJ Caida Plaza, Shanghai
  • Conference on Forging IMEX 2014, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • EMAT 2014, Auto Cluster Exhibition Centre, Pune
  • MMMM 2014, Pragati Maidan New Delhi
  • International Forging Congress 2014, Berlin
  • Heat Treatment Congress, Chicago
  • 11th China Forging Industry Exhibition 2014, 11th China (Shanghai)
  • International Heat Treatment Expo 2014
  • ACMA Automechanika 2015
  • Metal and Metallurgy China 2015
  • IMTEX and ToolTech 2015,
  • World of Metal 2015
  • MachAutoExpo 2015
  • ForgeFair 2015, Cleveland, USA.

Editorial Board

FORGINGS TODAY is governed by Editorial Board which formulates policies, constructs frame work for execution, decides the broad content categories and helps in forging national and international linkages.
The Editorial Board is constituted of mainly mechanical, electrical and chemical engineers. The key members are:

Mr R.K.Jain

Mr. Jain is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from BITS Pilani and a Post Graduate in Business Management with over 30 years of experience in industry, consulting, data bases and publishing. In the area of data systems and publishing he has contributed to the following areas:

  • Industrial Data System, both on print and electronic media, containing over 1000 tables covering industrial and economic data at both macro and micro levels.
  • Management Research Publications in the form of books and journals
  • MailerDisk – Communication details of engineering units on compact disc
  • Technical Capabilities and Corporate Profiles: Details of forging units on Electronic Media in the form of Data CD.
  • Market Forecast and Indicators for more than 300 products, a comprehensive analysis of a large number of industrial products in terms of their existing status and future demand.
  • A comprehensive Research Report on Automobile Industry indicating present status, future potential and challenges.

Mr Prafull Sharadchandra Mokashi

Mr Mokashi is Secretary General of Association of Indian Forging industry (AIFI). A science graduate from Pune University, Mr Mokashi has played a significant part in the hugely successful International Forging Congress – IFC2011 – at Hyderabad, India between 13th and 15th November 2011. Earlier, he was instrumental in mounting a large delegation of 52 participants to the 3rd Asiaforge at Shanghai, China during September 2011. As Executive Secretary of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, Pune, he successfully arranged business meets for more than 250 visiting American companies.

Mr M.K.Jain

Mr Jain is B Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT, Kharagpur and an MBA from FMS, Delhi University. He has served Engineers India Ltd and Kuwait National Petroleum Company. He is an expert in engineering piping, project execution and supply chain management of petroleum products to engineering sectors.

Mr K.L.Girdhar

Mr Girdhar is B Tech. in Chemical Technology from IIT, Delhi. He specializes in Production Planning, R & D, Operations, Process Design, Installation and Project Execution. He has been instrumental in developing heat treatment chemicals and processes for gas generation and forging plants.

Mr Moti Lal Dhiman

Mr Dhiman is B Tech in Chemical Engineering from HBTI Kanpur. He specializes in Process Design & Project Management, Installation & Commissioning Gas and Process Plants Chemical Storage, Forging equipment, Water Treatment & Engineering Equipments.

Content Spectrum

Although the contents of a technical journal are as dynamic as the technology itself, a broad frame work has been designed to maintain the focus. The content spectrum encompasses the following areas:

  • Editorial Note and Pointers
  • Cover Story and Highlights
  • News and Latest Developments
  • Technical Articles and Write-ups
  • Latest Technology and Innovations
  • Exhibitions and Conferences
  • Selected Producers and Consumers
  • Awards and Recognitions
  • Domestic and International Data Analysis

Distribution Strategy

FORGINGS TODAY is sent to its readers directly from its Publishing Head Quarters in Delhi to all over India through courier service. The present distribution chart by region looks like this:distribution-strategy

Esteemed Advertisers

  • Amancio Refrigeration Company, Vadodara
  • ASM International, Chennai
  • Bajrang Engineering, Rajkot
  • Beijing Hiven Exhibition Co., Ltd, Beijing
  • Bezel Industries Limited, New Delhi
  • CEC Exhibitions Pvt Ltd, Kottayam
  • Censico International Pvt. Ltd, Agra
  • Centro De Eventos Amrigs, Brazil
  • Chandekar Business Media Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  • Climax Overseas Pvt. Ltd, Gurgaon
  • Confederation of Indian Industry, Gurgaon
  • Dango & Dienenthal (India) Pvt Ltd, Kolkata
  • DISA India Limited, Bangalore
  • Duxes Business Consulting Inc, Shanghai
  • Expotim International Fair Organizations Inc, Istanbul
  • Electrotherm (India) Ltd, Ahmedabad
  • EMT Megatherm Pvt Ltd, Kolkata
  • Ferrotherm Induction Pvt Ltd, Pune
  • Forging Machinery Manufacturing Company, Ludhiana
  • Foundry & Forge Training Centre, Pune
  • Gaskon Engineers, New Delhi
  • Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • Hardcastle Petrofer Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • Hi-tech Industries, New Delhi
  • Hensel India Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore
  • Interpower Induction Pvt. Ltd, Ahmedabad
  • Inductotherm (India) Pvt. Ltd, Ahmedabad
  • International Trade and Exhibitions India P Ltd, New Delhi
  • ISGEC Heavy Engineering Limited, Yamunanagar
  • Korea Trade Fairs Ltd, Seoul
  • Laxcon Steels Ltd, Ahmedabad
  •, Chennai
  • Maco Pvt. Ltd, Sonepat
  • Micromatic Machine Tools Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore
  • N.K.H Hammers Pvt Ltd, Ludhiana
  • Oilgear India Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore
  • Pacific Engineering Corporation, Mumbai
  • Patel Furnace & Forging P Ltd, Baroda
  • Pyramid International, England
  • Radical Communications, Ahmedabad
  • Rattan Hammers, Ludhiana
  • Reed Manch Exhibitions Pvt Ltd, Noida
  • Rollform Equipment Pvt Ltd, Noida
  • Schuler India Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • Stead Fast Engineers (P) Ltd, Faridabad
  • Steel Plant Specialities, Mumbai
  • Surface Finishing Equipment Company, Jodhpur
  • Techtronics (India) Limited, Gurgaon
  • Thermal Systems and Engineering, Chennai

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