Techtextil

Leading International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens

The current key figures are FKM-certified.

Statistics

figures5/20155/20175/2019
FKM certification
Space (m²)
space (gross)55.40062.00064.400
space (net)32.17734.48135.822
Special show space4735691.145
Exhibitor stand space31.70433.91234.677
hall space31.70433.91234.677
domestic11.53011.48511.416
foreign20.17422.42723.261
open air000
Exhibitor figures
Exhibitors1.3931.4871.504
domestic449426422
foreign9441.0611.082
Visitor figures
Visitors (number of admissions)28.491*33.67030.722
domestic11.689*12.87611.519
foreign16.802*20.79419.203
* = determined by a representative survey
Exhibitors profile

Origin of exhibitors 2019 from 57 countries
Australia: 1; Austria: 24; Belarus: 9; Belgium: 58; Brazil: 1; Bulgaria: 3; Canada: 7; China, People's Republic: 113; Colombia: 1; Croatia: 4; Czechia: 41; Denmark: 11; Estonia: 1; Finland: 4; France: 103; Germany: 422; Greece: 2; Hong Kong, China SAR: 2; Hungary: 2; India: 36; Indonesia: 3; Iran, Islamic Republic: 1; Ireland: 4; Israel: 3; Italy: 136; Japan: 12; Korea, Republic: 42; Latvia: 2; Lithuania: 7; Luxembourg: 2; Morocco: 7; Nepal: 1; Netherlands: 27; Norway: 2; Pakistan: 6; Poland: 25; Portugal: 27; Romania: 4; Russia: 6; Saudi Arabia: 2; Singapore: 1; Slovakia: 4; Slovenia: 4; South Africa: 1; Spain: 46; Sri Lanka: 1; Sweden: 8; Switzerland: 63; Taiwan: 46; Thailand: 5; Tunisia: 1; Turkey: 58; Ukraine: 1; United Arab Emirates: 1; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: 61; United States of America: 38; Vietnam: 1

FKM Trade visitors profile 2019
Visitors total (number of entries)30.722Proportion of trade visitors98 %
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Origin according to federal states
Total Germany (%)37
of which
Nielsen 17
  • Bremen0
  • Hamburg3
  • Lower Saxony3
  • Schleswig-Holstein1
Nielsen 221
  • North Rhine-Westphalia21
Nielsen 3a25
  • Hesse18
  • Rhineland-Palatinate6
  • Saarland1
Nielsen 3b19
  • Baden-Württemberg19
Nielsen 415
  • Bavaria15
Nielsen 5+64
  • Berlin0
  • Brandenburg0
  • Mecklenburg-West Pommerania0
  • Saxony-Anhalt0
Nielsen 79
  • Saxony8
  • Thuringia1
Economic sector
Economic sector (%)
  • Industry54
  • Wholesale/foreign trade9
  • Retail trade2
  • Skilled trades3
  • Industrial, graphic designer 3
  • Other services/self-employed4
  • Research institut3
  • University/college/polytechnic3
  • Other sectors6
  • Student12
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Professional position
Professional position (%)
  • Entrepreneur, co-owner, freelancer17
  • Managing director, board member, etc.12
  • Area manager, works manager, plant manager, branch manager12
  • Department head, group head16
  • Other salaried staff, skilled workers21
  • Lecturer, teacher3
  • Other position3
  • Student12
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Area of responsibility
Area of responsibility (%)
  • Management15
  • Research/development/design27
  • Manufacturing, production, quality control13
  • Buying/procurement8
  • Finance/accounting, controlling0
  • Information and communication technology0
  • Personnel administration, administration1
  • Sales11
  • Marketing, advertising, PR2
  • Logistics: material management, storage, transport1
  • Maintenance/repairs1
  • Other area5
  • Consulting3
  • Student12
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Origin by km
Distance to home (%)
  • up to 50 km6
  • up to 100 km4
  • more than 100 km up to 300 km18
  • over 300 km72
Origin by continents
Foreign origin total (%) *63
of which
  • EU61
  • Other european countries12
  • Africa3
  • North America5
  • South and Central America2
  • Middle East1
  • South-, East-, Central Asia14
  • Australia2

* = determined by visitor registration

Origin by countries
Countries with the highest visitor shares (%) *
  • France11
  • Italy7
  • Netherlands5
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland5
  • Switzerland5

* = determined by visitor registration

Size of company/organization
Size of company/organization (%)
  • 1 - 412
  • 5 - 95
  • 10 - 4916
  • 50 - 19919
  • 200 - 4999
  • 500 - 9996
  • 1 000 and more20
  • Student12
  • Other not employed1
Purchasing/ Procurement powers
Influence on purchasing/procurement decisions (%)
  • decisively24
  • collectively27
  • in an advisory capacity/organization20
  • no16
  • Student12
  • Other not gainfully employed1
Frequency of trade fair visits
Frequency of trade fair visits (%)
  • Previous event36
  • Earlier events32
  • First visit51
Length of stay
Average length of stay (days)

1.90

Survey conducted by: Wissler & Partner

Industry sectorTextiles (Clothing and Home Textiles, Technical Textiles) (industry 80), Textile and Clothing Machinery, Textile Cleaning (industry 81)
Main product groupTextile Machinery, Textile Processing, Fibres, Chemical Fibres, Yarns, Textile Material, Fabrics for Industrial Purposes, Braiding, Unidirectional weaves, Woven Fabrics, Knitted Fabrics, Membranes Technology, Membrane systems, Non-Wovens, Coated Textiles, Reinforcing Textiles, Compound Textiles, Composite Materials, Prepregs, Fibre-reinforced materials, Coating Materials, Protective Clothing, Fabrics for Sportswear, Materials, Plastics, Surface Mount Technology, Research and Development, Technologies, Machinery, Jointing Equipment
Opening hoursTrade visitors
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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