Selected German Trade Fairs

Almost every trade and branch of industry and technology is covered by a trade fair. Our selected list below covers a wide range of major international trade fairs held in Germany. Find more trade fairs at www.auma.de

Eureko can help you choose the right German trade fair for your business - and support you with planning and staffing if needed. For information and advice about specific trade fairs, or to find out how Eureko can assist you on your visit, contact us

 

2018

Date  

Place

Event Name

Details

31 January - 4 Feb Nuremberg Spielwarenmesse 
International Toy Fair, Nuremberg  

http://www.toyfair.de/

Eureko Tip: If you are in the toy industry then this is the fair for you. Exhibitors from over 60 countries come together to demonstrate their wares so that you can find the suppliers and business partners that will help your business grow. 

9-13 February Frankfurt Ambiente
International Trade fair for consumer goods focused on Dining, Giving and Living

https://ambiente.messefrankfurt.com/frankfurt/en.html

Eureko tip: includes retail and design trends

20-24 February Hanover didacta
The biggest international education trade fair 
 
http://www.didacta-hannover.de/home
6-9 March Essen SHK Essen
Trade fair for sanitary, heating, air conditioning and renewable energies
 
https://www.shkessen.de/sectoral-meeting-place/
7-11 March Berlin  ITB Berlin
The World’s Leading Travel Trade Show  
 
http://www.itb-berlin.de/en/
9-13 March Hamburg INTERNORGA
International Trade Show for the Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Baking and Confectionery Industry 
 
http://www.internorga.com/en/
13-15 March Dusseldorf ENERGY STORAGE EUROPE
International Expo and Conference: Energy Storage

https://www.energy-storage-online.com/

Eureko tip: an opportunity to meet and be seen by the world’s energy storage industry here.

13-15 March Stuttgart LogiMAT
International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management

http://www.logimat-messe.de/en

Eureko Tip: If you are operating in the field of Distribution, Materials Handling and/or Information Flow - and are looking for, or offering, smart solutions - then this could be the trade fair for you.

15-18 March Leipzig Leipziger Buchmesse
Leipzig Book Fair and reading festival

http://www.leipziger-buchmesse.com/?language=en

Eureko Tip: The Leipzig book fair and its reading festival “Leipzig reads” are the spring events of the book and media sector. Authors, readers and publishing companies meet to collect information, to engage in discussions and discover the latest in this sector.

15-18 March Husum New Energy Husum
The International Renewable Energy Trade Fair

http://www.new-energy.de/new_energy/de/

Eureko Tip: Germany is Europe’s biggest advocate and generator of renewable energy so provides great business potential for British companies in this sector. The New Energy trade fair is the place to meet future suppliers, distributors, customers and business partners.

20-23 March Cologne ANUGA FOOD TEC
The only international trade fair for the food and beverage industry covering all aspects of food production.

http://www.anugafoodtec.com/aft/index-4.php
11-12 April Nuremberg MT-CONNECT
Trade fair for the medical technology industry: latest developments, support, networking & more

https://www.mt-connect.de/en
19-22 April Cologne ART COLOGNE 
International Art Fair
 
http://www.artcologne.com/en/artcologne/home/index.php 
23-27 April Hanover CeMAT
World leading Trade Fair for Intralogistics & Supply Chain Management

http://www.cemat.de/home
23-27 April Hanover Energy

Leading Trade Fair for integrated energy systems and electromobility: energize tomorrow

http://www.hannovermesse.de/en/exhibition/trade-fair-line-up/energy/
14-18 May Munich IFAT
World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management 

https://www.ifat.de/index-2.html
29 May - 1 June Cologne THE TIRE COLOGNE
The international trade fair for tyres, wheels and car service specialists
 
http://www.thetire-cologne.com/tire/index-2.php
11-15 June   Frankfurt  ACHEMA
World Forum and Leading Show for the Process Industries – Chemical Engineering, Environmental Protection, Biotechnology
 
http://www.achema.de/en.html 
11-15 June  Hanover  CeBIT
The Digital Innovation Event  

http://www.cebit.de/en/

Eureko Tip: This trade fair focuses on opportunities in the Information and Communication Technology, Software, Technologies, Inventions and Innovations sectors.

17-20 June  Friedrichshafen  OutDoor
International Trade fair for outdoor retailers and outdoor/sport, industry/sector trade visitors 

http://www.outdoor-show.com/od-en/

30 June – 3 July Frankfurt Tendence
International consumer goods trade fair for the home and gift sectors: new seasons ahead - be first.

https://tendence.messefrankfurt.com/frankfurt/en/aussteller/willkommen.html

8-10 July  Friedrichshafen  EUROBIKE 
International Bicycle Trade Exhibition

http://www.eurobike-show.com/eb-en/

Eureko Tip: This year’s earlier date offers manufacturers and trade dealers the opportunity to get key information on what’s new for next season. 
21-25 August  Cologne  gamescom
International digital entertainment trade fair covering the latest games, software and innovative accessories

http://www.gamescom-cologne.com/gamescom/index-9.php

24 August – 2 Sept Dusseldorf CARAVAN SALON
The world's biggest trade fair for caravans and motorhomes

https://www.caravan-salon.com/

11-15 September  Frankfurt Automechanika Frankfurt/ REIFEN 
The world’s leading trade fair for the automotive service industry/co-located show REIFEN: world leading trade fair for the tyre sector
 
https://automechanika.messefrankfurt.com/frankfurt/en/aussteller/willkommen.html 
20-27 September Hanover

IAA Commercial Vehicles

(Nutzfahrzeuge)

International Trade Show for commercial vehicles, transportation and logistics

https://www.iaa.de/en/iaa/news/the-iaa-2018-a-must-for-suppliers/

Eureko Tip: Key trade fair for suppliers to the commercial vehicle industry. 

25-28 September  Hamburg WindEnergy Hamburg 
The global onshore & offshore expo for Wind Generation Technology, Components and Services

http://www.windenergyhamburg.com/en/

Eureko tip:  This year WindEnergy Hamburg, the world’s leading wind industry expo, and the WindEurope Conference, the Global Wind Summit 2018 are being held in parallel. New opportunities to get the latest information and build networks and business. 

9-11 October  Dusseldorf  ALUMINIUM 
Trade fair and conference for aluminium industry producers, processors, technology suppliers and users
 
https://www.aluminium-messe.com/en/ 
10-14 October  Frankfurt  Frankfurter Buchmesse 
International trade fair for the publishing and media industry
 
https://www.buchmesse.de/en/ 
16-20 October  Friedrichshafen  Fakuma  World’s leading trade fair & technical event for industrial plastics processing
 
http://www.fakuma-messe.de/en/
23-26 October  Dusseldorf  glasstec 
International Trade fair for glass production, processing and products
 
https://www.glasstec-online.com/ 
12-15 November Dusseldorf 

MEDICA/COMPAMED 

MEDICA IS THE world's leading trade fair for the medical industry /co-located with COMPAMED – international trade fair for suppliers and manufacturers of medical technologies
 

https://www.medica-tradefair.com/

https://www.compamed-tradefair.com/ 
13-15 November Nuremberg   BrauBeviale 
International trade fair for the beverage industry covering the whole spectrum of beverage production and marketing
 
https://www.braubeviale.de/en 
1-9 December  Essen  Essen Motor Show 
The performance festival for performance series vehicles, tuning, motorsports and classic cars

https://www.essen-motorshow.de/car-exhibition/

Eureko Tip: Includes car accessories & equipment, motorsports, car tuning and more.