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The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figuresEssen
9/2009
Essen
9/2013
Dusseldorf
9/2017
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)89.50086.60098.500
space (net)48.17247.69449.926
domestic28.15425.03525.155
foreign20.01822.65924.771
Special show space530500782
Exhibitor stand space47.64247.19449.144
hall space47.61247.19449.144
domestic27.59424.53524.373
foreign20.01822.65924.771
open air3000
domestic3000
foreign000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors1.0161.0111.030
domestic450422371
foreign566589659
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)52.65548.71244.530
domestic30.856*25.769*18.276
foreign21.799*22.943*26.254
* = determined by a representative survey
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2017 from 40 countries
Australia: 2; Austria: 10; Belgium: 4; Brazil: 1; Bulgaria: 1; Canada: 3; China, People's Republic: 219; Congo, Democratic Republic: 18; Croatia: 2; Czechia: 17; Denmark: 7; Finland: 5; France: 34; Germany: 371; Greece: 2; Hong Kong, China SAR: 2; Hungary: 2; Iceland: 1; India: 25; Iran, Islamic Republic: 1; Italy: 88; Japan: 9; Luxembourg: 1; Malaysia: 1; Mexico: 1; Netherlands: 22; Norway: 2; Poland: 12; Portugal: 4; Russia: 5; Slovakia: 2; Slovenia: 7; Spain: 15; Sweden: 8; Switzerland: 13; Taiwan: 19; Turkey: 18; Ukraine: 8; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 36; United States of America: 32

FKM Trade visitors profile 2017
Visitors total (number of entries)44.530Proportion of trade visitors97 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)37
of which
Nielsen 112
  • Bremen0
  • Hamburg2
  • Lower Saxony7
  • Schleswig-Holstein3
Nielsen 242
  • North Rhine-Westphalia42
Nielsen 3a21
  • Hesse12
  • Rhineland-Palatinate8
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b11
  • Baden-Württemberg11
Nielsen 47
  • Bavaria7
Nielsen 5+65
  • Berlin1
  • Brandenburg1
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania2
  • Saxony-Anhalt1
Nielsen 72
  • Saxony1
  • Thuringia1
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Energy and water supply5
  • Chemicals industry/oil processing6
  • Plastics processing4
  • Steel, mechanical and automotive engineering39
  • Iron and non-ferrous metal products11
  • Electrical engineering/precision engineering/optics4
  • Building trade2
  • Retail trade3
  • Wholesale trade8
  • Research3
  • Service5
  • Other sectors5
  • Student5
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer17
  • Managing director, board member, head of an authority etc.9
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager, head of public office15
  • Department head, group head, team leader20
  • Other salaried staff, civil servant, skilled worker19
  • Lecturer, teacher3
  • Trainee6
  • Other position4
  • Student5
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management15
  • Research/development/design16
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control29
  • Buying/procurement4
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology2
  • Personnel administration, administration2
  • Sales11
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: storage, material management, transport0
  • Maintenance/repairs6
  • Other area6
  • Student5
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km7
  • up to 100 km7
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km17
  • over 300 km69
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%)63
of which
  • EU58
  • Other european countries12
  • Africa3
  • North America2
  • South and Central America3
  • Middle East2
  • South-, East-, Central Asia20
  • Australia1
Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%)
  • France8
  • Italy7
  • Netherlands5
  • Spain5
  • China, People's Republic5
Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 410
  • 5 - 99
  • 10 - 4925
  • 50 - 19918
  • 200 - 49911
  • 500 - 9996
  • 1 000 and more15
  • Student5
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively26
  • collectively32
  • in an advisory capacity/organization23
  • no12
  • Student5
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event28
  • Earlier events32
  • First visit46
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

2.00

Survey conducted by: Gelszus Messe- Marktforschung GmbH

Industry sectorMetalworking, Welding Technology (industry 57)
Main product groupWelding Technology, Materials, CAD/CAM, Factory Automation, Industrial Robots
Opening hourstrade visitors:
daily 09:00-18:00 h
Admission chargeday ticket EUR 44.00, season ticket EUR 105.00
Hotel serviceFon: +49 201 8872-333
Fax: +49 201 8872-044touristikzentrale@essen.dehttp://www.visitessen.de
Exhibitor data baseon-line available / access via home page of the trade fair
Space rentalone open front from EUR 285.00/m², open air from EUR 140.00/m²
Direct sale (retail sale to visitors permitted?)No

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