SEOUL, South Korea, March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The platform of Plastics & Rubber Industry', the 22nd KOPLAS 2013 with a theme of 'Smart-world through plastic' ended. It had been held held in KINTEX, ILSAN from March 12th to 16th and supported by KOREA E&EX INC, Korea Plastics Processing Machine Industry Cooperative, GyeongGi-Do, MKE (Ministry of Knowledge Economy), SMBA, KOTRA, Kbiz, KFPIC, Korea Bio Material Packaging Association, KBPA, The Korean Institute of Rubber Industry, and Korea Plastic Recycling Association. At the opening ceremony on 12th, KOPLAS 2013 and INTERMOLD KOREA were co-hosted attended by related figures such as Kim Jea Hong (an executive director of Knowledge and Economy department), Kim Heong Bin (a head of Small Business Administration), Na Kyung Hwan (a president of Korea Institute of Industrial Technology), Jo Bong Hyun (a president of Korea Federation Plastic Industry Cooperative), Dr. Asutosh Gor (a president of All India Plastic Manufacturers Association), Kim Chung Hwan (a president of KOREA E&EX IN, KOPLAS host), Han Young Soo (an executive of Korea Federation Plastic Industry Cooperative), Park Sun Hwang (an executive of Korea Die Mold Industry Cooperative, INTERMOLD KOREA host), Kim Dong Seop (an honor chairman of the board of Korea Die Mold Industry Cooperative), Yun Yu Jung (a president of Daehan Electric co. ltd), Kim Byung Gu (a prisident of Dongshin Hydraulics), Lee Gaung Won(a vice president of LSMtron), Lee Yong Gu(a president of Jinyoung Precision Machine Co., Ltd.), Kim Hak Gwon (a president of JAEYOUNG SOLUTEC), Gwon Young ryeol (a president of Hwacheon Machinery), Lee Jea Yun (a vice president of Doosan Infracore Co., Ltd.), Jung Tea Il (a president of OSG Korea Corporation), Yun Hye Seop (a president of KORLOY), You Young Hee (a president of Korea Yudo), and Lee Han Cheol (a president of KINTEX). The 22th KOPLAS 2013 started from 1981 at first most successfully ended with 66,533 foreign and domestic buyers to see 3,100 booths opened by 818 companies from 28 countries. It was co-held with INTERMOLD KOREA and HARFKO.