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Featured German Trade Fairs and Events supported by the U.S. Commercial Service

Present your company at German trade shows. The U.S. Commercial Service assists companies interested in participating in German trade fairs.


September 10-12, 2019
– European trade fair & forum for composites, technology and applications
Venue: Stuttgart

September 10-13, 2019
– Leading trade fair for the defense industry and security equipment
Venue: London, UK

September 11-13, 2019
Apparel Textile Sourcing Germany
– International sourcing event focusing on the apparel, textile and fashion sectors
Venue: Berlin

September 16-21, 2019
EMO Hannover
– One of the world’s premier trade shows for the metalworking sector
Venue: Hannover

September 19-22, 2019
Kind & Jugend
– The world's leading event for baby and toddler outfitting products
Venue: Cologne

September 23-26, 2019
– The largest composite trade fair in North America
Venue: Anaheim, CA

September 25-28, 2019
– The most important pharmaceutical trade fair in Europe
Venue: Duesseldorf

October 8-10, 2019
– Europe’s biggest IT security exhibition
Venue: Nuremberg

October 8-11, 2019
inter airport europe
– The leading international exhibition for airport equipment, technology, design and services
Venue: Munich

October 14-16, 2019
– Global aerospace supply chain exhibition with a dynamic four-track congress
Venue: Munich

October 16-20, 2019
- The world’s largest and most important trade show for books worldwide
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

October 16-23, 2019
– The world’s number one trade show for plastics and rubber
Venue: Düsseldorf

November 5-6, 2019
Aviation Forum
– Europe's key event connecting aerospace suppliers with OEMs and systems integrators
Venue: Munich

November 5-8, 2019
A+A 2019
– The international trade fair for Safety, Security and Health at Work
Venue: Düsseldorf

November 10-16, 2019
– The world’s largest trade fair for agricultural machinery and equipment
Venue: Hannover

November 11-13, 2019
– Europe’s largest life science partnering conference
Venue: Hamburg

November 12-14, 2019
– The world’s most important capital goods exhibition for the beverage industry
Venue: Nuremberg

November 12-15, 2019
– The world’s leading trade fair for the global market for electronics production
Venue: Munich

November 14-16, 2019
– The place to be for people who want start their own business, who are interested in franchising and for companies which want to expand via franchising
Venue: Frankfurt

November 18-21, 2019
– The World Forum for Medicine - International Exhibition and Conference (with COMPAMED - International Trade Fair for High-Tech Solutions for Medical Technology)
Venue: Düsseldorf

November 19-22, 2019
– The international exhibition and conference on the latest in additive manufacturing technologies
Venue: Frankfurt am Main


January 7-10, 2020
– One of the biggest international trade fairs for home and contract textiles and the global benchmark for quality textiles of design and innovative functionality
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

January 26-29, 2020
ISPO Munich
– Europe’s leading sporting goods and apparel trade show
Venue: Munich

January 28-30, 2020
– Europe’s biggest fair for digital education
Venue: Karlsruhe

January 29-February 2, 2020
– The world’s leading trade fair for the toys and games industry
Venue: Nuremberg

February 11-14, 2020
Integrated Systems Europe (ISE)
– World’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration
Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

March 3-5, 2020
JEC Composites Show
– The world’s leading fair in composites
Venue: Paris, France

March 4-8, 2020
ITB Berlin
The leading B2B platform for the tourism industry and also the world’s largest tourism convention
Venue: Berlin

March 6-9, 2020
– The largest international trade fair for hunting and sport shooting equipment, knives, outdoor articles and accessories
Venue: Nuremberg

March 31 – April 2, 2020
Aircraft Interiors Expo
- The global market leader for airline interior design and cabin systems engineering
Venue: Hamburg

March 31– April 3, 2020
– leading international trade fair for laboratory technology, analytics, and biotechnology
Venue: Munich

March 31– April 3, 2020
– International trade fair of technologies and services for entertainment, integrated systems and creation
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

April 1-4, 2020
- The world’s most important meeting place for the musical sector. Here you will find a complete range of products with everything required for making music
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

April 2-5, 2020
– The leading international trade show for fitness, wellness and health
Venue: Cologne

April 20-24, 2020
- The world’s largest trade fair for industrial technology, and the initiator of important investments in technology and automation
Venue: Hannover

April 21-23, 2020
DMEA/Connecting Healthcare IT
– A national trade show for information technology that displays how modern IT can improve healthcare quality and support institutions in competition
Venue: Berlin

May 4-8, 2020
- Europe’s largest international trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management
Venue: Munich

May 7-13, 2020
– The world’s leading packaging and confectionaries industries fair
Venue: Düsseldorf

May 13-17, 2020
ILA Berlin Air Show
– The leading marketing platform for the aerospace industry in Continental Europe
Venue: Berlin-Schönefeld

May 19-22, 2020
– The international pet industry’s leading exhibition
Venue: Nuremberg

May 27-29, 2020
– the world’s biggest international trade fair for aids for the blind and the visually impaired
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

May 27-30, 2020
– The world’s leading fair for the entire spectrum of imaging
Venue: Cologne

June 16-18, 2020
Global Automotive Components and Suppliers Expo
– The leading show in Europe dedicated to showcasing automotive components and suppliers
Venue: Stuttgart

June 28 –July 1, 2020
OutDoor by ISPO
– Europe’s leading trade fair for the outdoor sector
Venue: Munich

August 26-29, 2020
– Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment
Venue: Cologne

September 2-5, 2020
– The leading fair in the bicycle industry
Venue: Friedrichshafen

September 4-7, 2020
IFA Berlin
– Europe’s leading trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances
Venue: Berlin

September 6-8, 2020
spoga+gafa and spoga horse
– Leading trade fair for gardening, leisure and horses
Venue: Cologne

September 8-11, 2020
SMM 2020
– The International Trade Fair for the Maritime Industry
Venue: Hamburg

September 8-12, 2020
Automechanika Frankfurt
– The World’s Leading Trade Fair for the Automotive Service Industry
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

September 14 – 19, 2020
– The leading international trade fair for manufacturing technology
Venue: Chicago, IL

September 22-25, 2020
– The leading international trade fair for rail and transport technology
Venue: Berlin

October 6-8, 2020
– The leading trade fair in the Aluminum industry
Venue: Düsseldorf

October 7-11, 2020
– The event of the year for every biker, and the best opportunity to meet others who share the love of two wheels and are willing to invest in new vehicles, innovations, and products
Venue: Cologne

October 13-15, 2020
– leading international trade show for energy efficiency, refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation and heat pumps
Venue: Nuremberg

October 20-23, 2020
– World’s largest trade fair for the glass industry and its suppliers
Venue: Düsseldorf

November 10-13, 2020
– Largest international trade fair for electronic components, systems and applications
Venue: Munich

December 1-3, 2020
Valve World Expo
- The world’s largest fair for industrial valves
Venue: Düsseldorf


March 9-13, 2021
IDS – International Dental Show
-  The leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. 
Venue: Cologne

March 23-25, 2021
European Coatings Show
– Europe’s leading trade show for adhesives, sealants, construction, and chemicals
Venue: Nuremberg

March 23-26, 2021
Anuga FoodTec
– The international trade show for food technology
Venue: Cologne

May 2021
– Italy’s largest trade show for the pet product industry
Venue: Bologna, Italy

May 04-07, 2021
techtextil and texprocess
– Europe’s leading international trade fair for technical textiles and processing of technical/flexible materials
Venue: Frankfurt am Main

May 04-07, 2021
– A world leading trade show for furniture production and interiors
Venue: Cologne

May 10-14, 2021
– The world's leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry
Venue: Hannover

September 13-17, 2021
– One of the world’s premier trade shows for the welding sector
Venue: Essen


April 4-10, 2022
bauma 2022
– International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material and Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Equipment
Venue: Munich


June 2023 (precise date TBD)
Gifa, Metec, Thermprocess, Newcast
– The leading casting trade fair in Europe
Venue: Dusseldorf

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