+Fairs take place in Essen on more than 100 days a year. The MESSE ESSEN programme comprises roughly 40 fairs and exhibitions. 13 of them are international leading fairs. More than 12500 exhibitors make use of the Essen fair complex every year. Almost one in four of them comes from abroad. The exhibition area covers 110000 square metres and all 19 fair halls are directly linked to each other.This top-class fair venue has enjoyed steady development. For example turnover has doubled in the last 10
... Show Moreyears. MESSE ESSEN is situated in the region in Germany with the strongest economy and highest population. It is central and easy to reach. Every year up to 2 million visitors come to Essen from roughly 100 countries to maintain contacts and forge new ones. MESSE ESSEN ranks among the best fair venues with the most visitors and is in the top ten in Germany. Show Less
First time visit.Visited 3 first days.As expected had many exhibitors.Met my current and potential suppliers.I saw the latest developments and products.German language was prevailing on signs, maps in the trains.I could visit it again after 2 years.
interesting, but the Asian suppliers were mostly not well prepared, so they were not ready to show something. There were interesting exceptions, but not much. some suppliers had a stand, but nobody was present so bit of an issue. general: interesting