METPACK

International trade fair for metal packaging

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures5/20145/20175/2023
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)18.20026.20024.500
space (net)10.90012.53112.868
Special show space019891
Exhibitor stand space10.90012.33312.777
hall space10.90012.33312.777
domestic3.4013.5093.001
foreign7.4998.8249.776
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors229296306
domestic455355
foreign184243251
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)6.6966.6556.293
domestic1.828*1.1781.674*
foreign4.868*5.4774.619*
* = determined by a representative survey
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2023 from 27 countries
Australia: 1; Austria: 1; Belgium: 4; China, People's Republic: 75; Czechia: 1; France: 1; Germany: 55; Greece: 2; Hong Kong, China SAR: 1; India: 3; Israel: 1; Italy: 52; Japan: 5; Korea, Republic: 2; Luxembourg: 2; Netherlands: 9; Poland: 1; Saudi Arabia: 1; Spain: 17; Sweden: 2; Switzerland: 10; Taiwan: 2; Thailand: 1; Türkiye: 8; United Arab Emirates: 2; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 19; United States of America: 28

FKM Trade visitors profile 2023
Visitors total (number of entries)6.293Proportion of trade visitors99 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)27
of which
Nielsen 117
  • Bremen1
  • Hamburg2
  • Lower Saxony10
  • Schleswig-Holstein4
Nielsen 235
  • North Rhine-Westphalia35
Nielsen 3a16
  • Hesse4
  • Rhineland-Palatinate8
  • Saarland3
Nielsen 3b13
  • Baden-Württemberg13
Nielsen 410
  • Bavaria10
Nielsen 5+65
  • Berlin4
  • Brandenburg1
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania0
  • Saxony-Anhalt1
Nielsen 74
  • Saxony3
  • Thuringia1
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Metal package71
  • Filling and packing industry 8
  • Consulting company4
  • Association1
  • Other sectors13
  • Student1
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer16
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.21
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office21
  • Department head, group head, team leader23
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker12
  • Lecturer, teacher0
  • Trainee1
  • Other position3
  • Student1
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management26
  • Research and development, design/construction16
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control22
  • Buying/procurement5
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology2
  • Personnel administration, administration1
  • Sales14
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: material management, storage, transport1
  • Maintenance/repairs4
  • Other area4
  • Student1
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km5
  • more than 50 km up to 100 km3
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km12
  • over 300 km80
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)73
of which
  • EU39
  • Other european countries14
  • Africa5
  • North America8
  • South and Central America8
  • Middle East4
  • South-, East-, Central Asia21
  • Australia/Oceania1
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
  • Italy8
  • United States of America7
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland6
  • France6
  • Netherlands5
Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 45
  • 5 - 94
  • 10 - 4919
  • 50 - 19920
  • 200 - 49918
  • 500 - 9999
  • 1 000 and more22
  • Student1
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively35
  • collectively34
  • in an advisory capacity/organization18
  • no10
  • Student1
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event34
  • Earlier events28
  • First visit58
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

2.0

Survey conducted by: Gelszus Messe- Marktforschung GmbH

Industry sectorFood Processing and Packaging Machinery (industry 61)
Main product groupPackaging Machinery, Packaging Material, Packaging Technology, Equipment, Accessories
AccessTrade visitors
Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No