ALUMINIUM

World Trade Fair & Conference

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures10/201411/201610/2018
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)75.00079.40079.400
space (net)37.01040.21341.099
domestic12.74312.58611.799
foreign24.26727.62729.300
Special show space1.242966634
Exhibitor stand space35.76839.24740.465
hall space35.76839.24740.465
domestic11.50111.62011.165
foreign24.26727.62729.300
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors935992983
domestic338348311
foreign597644672
other represented firms20
domestic00
foreign20
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)24.31324.37323.019
domestic12.2939.9058.793
foreign12.02014.46814.226
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2018 from 54 countries
Algeria: 1; Australia: 2; Austria: 32; Bahrain: 3; Belgium: 5; Brazil: 1; Bulgaria: 5; Canada: 19; China, People's Republic: 103; Croatia: 2; Czechia: 8; Denmark: 12; Egypt: 2; Finland: 3; France: 23; Germany: 311; Greece: 9; Hong Kong, China SAR: 1; Hungary: 2; Iceland: 1; India: 10; Ireland: 2; Israel: 3; Italy: 118; Japan: 4; Jordan: 1; Korea, Republic: 3; Latvia: 1; Liechtenstein: 1; Luxembourg: 1; Morocco: 1; Netherlands: 25; Norway: 10; Poland: 17; Portugal: 6; Qatar: 1; Romania: 3; Russia: 12; San Marino: 1; Singapore: 1; Slovakia: 3; Slovenia: 6; South Africa: 1; Spain: 31; Sweden: 8; Switzerland: 21; Taiwan: 19; Turkey: 64; Ukraine: 3; United Arab Emirates: 6; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 24; United States of America: 29; Uzbekistan: 1; Vietnam: 1

FKM Trade visitors profile 2016
Visitors total (number of entries)24.373Proportion of trade visitors97 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)47
of which
Nielsen 17
  • Bremen1
  • Hamburg0
  • Lower Saxony5
  • Schleswig-Holstein1
Nielsen 251
  • North Rhine-Westphalia51
Nielsen 3a11
  • Hesse5
  • Rhineland-Palatinate5
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b14
  • Baden-Württemberg14
Nielsen 49
  • Bavaria9
Nielsen 5+66
  • Berlin3
  • Brandenburg1
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania0
  • Saxony-Anhalt2
Nielsen 73
  • Saxony2
  • Thuringia1
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Aluminium manufacturing industry12
  • Aluminium processing industry12
  • Supplier21
  • OEM, end user8
  • Other industry5
  • Skilled trades2
  • Light metal trade7
  • Other trade5
  • Logistics and transportation1
  • Design (furniture etc.)1
  • Building, construction5
  • Media, press, publishing1
  • Other service5
  • Research institut, association, education2
  • Authority/public services1
  • University/college/polytechnic1
  • Other sectors7
  • Student3
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer14
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.12
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office20
  • Department head, group head, team leader22
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker22
  • Lecturer, teacher1
  • Trainee2
  • Other position2
  • Student3
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management21
  • Research/development/design19
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control15
  • Buying/procurement14
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology0
  • Personnel administration, administration0
  • Sales16
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: storage, material management, transport1
  • Maintenance/repairs3
  • Other area4
  • Student3
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km12
  • up to 100 km9
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km16
  • over 300 km63
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)53
of which
  • EU64
  • Other european countries15
  • North America3
  • South and Central America3
  • Middle East3
  • South-, East-, Central Asia9
  • Other countries3
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
  • Austria8
  • Italy8
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland7
  • France7
  • Netherlands7
Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 47
  • 5 - 96
  • 10 - 4916
  • 50 - 19921
  • 200 - 49915
  • 500 - 9998
  • 1 000 and more22
  • Student3
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively28
  • collectively33
  • in an advisory capacity/organization24
  • no11
  • Student3
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event29
  • Earlier events25
  • First visit57
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

1.60

Survey conducted by: Wissler & Partner

Industry sectorMetalworking, Welding Technology (industry 57), Foundry, Metallurgy (Iron, Non-ferrous Metals) (industry 35), Subcontracting (industry 96)
Main product groupAluminium, Basic Materials, Semifinished Aluminium Products, Aluminium Production, Light Metals Trade, Surface Mount Technology, Quality Assurance, Machinery, Finished Products, Plant Equipment (industrial), Accessories, Semi-Finished Products, Manufacturing Processes, Metal Smelting Plants, light weight building board, Metalworking, Metal Processing, Non-Ferrous Metals, Precision Tools, Recycling, Welding Technology, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Machine Building, Transport, Car Manufacturing, Packaging Machinery, Packaging Material, Plant Engineering, Design Engineering
Opening hourstrade visitors:
daily 09:00-18:00 h
Hotel serviceFon: +49 211 90191-281
Fax: +49 211 90191-282hotel@reedexpo.de
Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
Space rentalone open front from EUR 250.00/m²
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No

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