The 5th India Machine Tools Trade show 2013 will be held from July 4th to 7th, 2013 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. Organized by K and D Communication Ltd., IMTOS 2013 offers the latest developments and technologies for promotion and growth of engineering machinery and machine tool industry. Machine tools-a strategic industry, forms the backbone of many if not most of the major sectors of industrial activity in a country in the traditional manufacturing context. Therefore, a country such as India which is on the threshold of becoming a major global industrial and economic power must have a strong, well-developed, robust and modern machine tool in its manufacturing sector. The highest per capita income states in North India include Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Uttarakhand and union territories of Delhi and Chandigarh Reflecting the prosperity of the western part of North India, Chandigarh has the highest per-capita State Domestic Product (SDP) of any Indian state or union territory, while Delhi, Punjab and Haryana rank second, third and fourth (after Goa) among the states. IMTOS, 2011 the forth edition was thronged by over 260 exhibitors and witnessed 150 million US $ business turn around in 4 days, and record crowd pulling of over 26000 visitors. International participation from USA, Germany, Japan, Taiwan, Spain, China, Switzerland, Singapore, Thailand, Korea, UAE.