The Hannover Messe is one of the world's largest trade fairs, dedicated to the topic of industry development. It is organized by Deutsche Messe AG and held on the Hanover Fairground in Hanover, Germany. Typically, there are about 6,500 exhibitors and 250,000 visitors.

Want to keep your finger on the pulse of the advancements made in industrial technology? Then circle the days for HANNOVER MESSE – the definitive international trade fair for every aspect of manufacturing, from processing technology to advanced materials and composites. Established first in 1947 in post-war Germany first as the Export Fair Hanover, HANNOVER MESSE serves as a driving force behind the country’s large industry and has opened borders for manufacturers to gain new buyers.

The product portfolio is certainly extensive and visitors gain access to building automation and technology, coating materials, air compressors, gas compressors, environmental technology, factory equipment, compressed air technology, micro-actuator systems, motors, scheduling software, refrigeration technology, robotics, and additive manufacturing systems.


Trade Fairs for Capital Goods (industry 02), Computer-Aided Engineering, Factory Automation, Measuring and Control (industry 19), Electrical Engineering, Electronics (industry 22), Energy (conventional and renewable) (industry 23), Information and Communication Technology, Software (industry 42), Logistics, Gears and Drives, Conveyance and Storage Technology (industry 55), Subcontracting (industry 96)


Gears and Drives Technology, Fluid Mechanics, Energy Engineering, IT Services, Technologies, Research and Development, Compressed Air Technology, Vacuum Technology in Laboratories, Surface Mount Technology, Ancillaries, Services, Nanotechnology, Energy Management, renewable energies, Factory Automation, Process Automation, Industrial Automation, light weight building board, Power Plants, Plant Engineering, Components

AccessTrade visitors and general public



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