Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D

International Hub for Additive Manufacturing: Exhibition + Conference + Networking

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures6/20176/20186/2019
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)7.1007.1506.850
space (net)2.9243.2483.056
domestic2.5542.8922.707
foreign370356349
Special show space280318423
Exhibitor stand space2.6442.9302.633
hall space2.6442.9302.633
domestic2.2742.5742.284
foreign370356349
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors207208175
domestic175178152
foreign323023
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)3.7773.6583.221
domestic3.3633.4532.968
foreign414205253
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2019 from 12 countries
Austria: 6; Belgium: 1; China, People's Republic: 1; Finland: 1; Germany: 152; Israel: 1; Italy: 2; Netherlands: 3; Spain: 1; Switzerland: 4; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 1; United States of America: 2

FKM Trade visitors profile 2018
Visitors total (number of entries)3.658Proportion of trade visitors91 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)95
of which
Nielsen 16
  • Bremen1
  • Hamburg2
  • Lower Saxony3
  • Schleswig-Holstein0
Nielsen 28
  • North Rhine-Westphalia8
Nielsen 3a9
  • Hesse6
  • Rhineland-Palatinate3
  • Saarland0
Nielsen 3b9
  • Baden-Württemberg9
Nielsen 425
  • Bavaria25
Nielsen 5+610
  • Berlin6
  • Brandenburg2
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania0
  • Saxony-Anhalt2
Nielsen 732
  • Saxony11
  • Thuringia21
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • 3D Printing at home5
  • 3D Scanner1
  • Architects1
  • Automobile industry12
  • Design, art, jewellery2
  • Electrical engineering6
  • Research, development, science19
  • Measuring equipment1
  • Construction6
  • Aviation sector industry2
  • machinery and plant engineering, accessories10
  • Medical technology6
  • Software and visualization3
  • Materials, filament4
  • Toolmaking, modelling and moulding practice6
  • Dental technology2
  • Other14
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer14
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.3
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office6
  • Department head, group head, team leader17
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker36
  • Lecturer, teacher5
  • Trainee4
  • Other position3
  • Student13
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management13
  • Research/development/design48
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control12
  • Buying/procurement2
  • Finance/accounting, controlling1
  • Information and communication technology2
  • Personnel administration, administration1
  • Sales8
  • Marketing, advertising, PR3
  • Logistics: storage, material management, transport1
  • Maintenance/repairs1
  • Other area4
  • Student5
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km15
  • up to 100 km11
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km43
  • over 300 km31
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)5
of which
  • EU62
  • Other european countries31
  • South-, East-, Central Asia8
  • Other countries0
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
    Size of company/organization
    Size of company/organization (%)
    • 1 - 414
    • 5 - 94
    • 10 - 4916
    • 50 - 19915
    • 200 - 49913
    • 500 - 9998
    • 1 000 and more25
    • Student5
    • Other not employed0
    Purchasing/ Procurement powers
    Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
    • decisively12
    • collectively31
    • in an advisory capacity/organization39
    • no8
    • Student9
    • Other not gainfully employed2
    Frequency of trade fair visits
    Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
    • Previous event20
    • Earlier events22
    • First visit58
    Length of stay
    Average length of stay (days)

    Survey conducted by: Messe Erfurt GmbH

    Industry sectorTechnologies, Inventions, Innovations (industry 78), Plastic and Rubber Processing (industry 47)
    Main product groupTraining, CAD/CAM, CAE, Design, Dental Medicine, Services, Electronics, Inventions, Research and Development, Plastics, Plastic Processing Machinery, Machinery, Technical Medical Equipment, Measuring Systems, Metals, Testing Technology, Software, Control Systems, Tools, Accessories
    Opening hourstrade and private visitors
    Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
    Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)Yes

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