International Wire and Cable Trade Fair

Venue

MessegeländeDusseldorfGermany

Dates

noch offen 2022Interval: every two yearsfounded in: 1986

co-located exhibitions

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Organiser

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH Messeplatz40474 DusseldorfGermanyFon: +49 211 4560-01Fax: +49 211 4560-668info@messe-duesseldorf.dehttp://www.messe-duesseldorf.de
Project teamFon: +49 211 4560-01Fax: +49 211 4560-668info@messe-duesseldorf.dehttp://www.wire.de

Supporter/sponsor

ACIMAF - Associazione Costruttori Italiani Macchine per Filo, MilanoInternational Wire and Cable Exhibitors Association (IWCEA), ReutlingenInternational Wire and Machinery Association (IWMA), Solihull (GB)WCISA - Wire & Cable Industry Suppliers Association, Ahron OH, USA

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures4/20144/20164/2018
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)95.80097.500105.700
space (net)58.88360.09365.222
domestic16.57916.25515.360
foreign42.30443.83849.862
Special show space424571157
Exhibitor stand space58.45959.52265.065
hall space58.45959.52265.065
domestic16.35315.87515.203
foreign42.10643.64749.862
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors1.3331.3351.442
domestic331313302
foreign1.0021.0221.140
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)38.050*38.25542.248
domestic12.975*13.39013.942
foreign25.075*24.86528.306
* = determined by a representative survey
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2018 from 53 countries
Austria: 33; Belarus: 1; Belgium: 20; Brazil: 4; Bulgaria: 1; Canada: 10; China, People's Republic: 247; Croatia: 2; Czechia: 8; Denmark: 6; Egypt: 1; Estonia: 2; Finland: 5; France: 42; Germany: 302; Greece: 5; Hong Kong, China SAR: 1; Hungary: 3; India: 69; Iran, Islamic Republic: 1; Ireland: 2; Israel: 2; Italy: 199; Japan: 15; Korea, Republic: 23; Latvia: 1; Lithuania: 1; Luxembourg: 5; Mexico: 2; Moldova, Republic: 1; Netherlands: 22; New Zealand: 3; Norway: 1; Peru: 1; Poland: 11; Portugal: 5; Romania: 7; Russia: 6; Serbia: 2; Singapore: 1; Slovakia: 2; Slovenia: 4; South Africa: 7; Spain: 40; Sweden: 17; Switzerland: 30; Taiwan: 58; Turkey: 76; Ukraine: 4; United Arab Emirates: 3; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 47; United States of America: 78; Vietnam: 1

FKM Trade visitors profile 2018
Visitors total (number of entries)42.248Proportion of trade visitors99 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)32
of which
Nielsen 16
  • Bremen0
  • Hamburg1
  • Lower Saxony4
  • Schleswig-Holstein1
Nielsen 251
  • North Rhine-Westphalia51
Nielsen 3a10
  • Hesse6
  • Rhineland-Palatinate3
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b11
  • Baden-Württemberg11
Nielsen 416
  • Bavaria16
Nielsen 5+60
  • Berlin0
  • Brandenburg0
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania0
  • Saxony-Anhalt0
Nielsen 70
  • Saxony0
  • Thuringia0
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Wire industry37
  • Cable industry16
  • Iron, steel and non-ferrous metals industry11
  • Motor vehicle industry incl. supply industry6
  • Construction industry3
  • Chemical industry3
  • Other industry10
  • Trade5
  • Other sectors6
  • Student2
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer18
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.16
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office18
  • Department head, group head, team leader23
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker18
  • Lecturer, teacher0
  • Trainee2
  • Other position2
  • Student2
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management25
  • Research/development/design16
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control29
  • Buying/procurement10
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology0
  • Personnel administration, administration0
  • Sales11
  • Marketing, advertising, PR1
  • Logistics: storage, material management, transport1
  • Maintenance/repairs3
  • Other area2
  • Student2
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km7
  • up to 100 km8
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km21
  • over 300 km64
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%) *68
of which
  • EU54
  • Other european countries13
  • Africa5
  • North America6
  • South and Central America5
  • Middle East5
  • South-, East-, Central Asia10
  • Australia2

* = determined by visitor registration

Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%) *
  • Italy9
  • Turkey7
  • France5
  • Netherlands5
  • United States of America5

* = determined by visitor registration

Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 46
  • 5 - 96
  • 10 - 4920
  • 50 - 19928
  • 200 - 49912
  • 500 - 9997
  • 1 000 and more18
  • Student2
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively32
  • collectively31
  • in an advisory capacity/organization22
  • no12
  • Student2
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event41
  • Earlier events42
  • First visit43
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

2.20

Survey conducted by: Wissler & Partner

Industry sectorMetalworking, Welding Technology (industry 57), Computer-Aided Engineering, Factory Automation, Measuring and Control (industry 19)
Main product groupWire Production, Wire Processing, Wire, Tools, Machinery, Cable Manufacturing, Cables, Regulating and Control Technology, Measuring Systems, Materials Technology, Testing Technology, Cable Technology, Springs, Metals, Shaping Tools, Glas Fibre Optics, Auxiliaries, Metal Cutting Machines, Punching Tools
Opening hourstrade and private visitors
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
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No

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