Several new joint exhibition stands
The share of international exhibitors at productronica, which takes place in Munich from November 12 - 15, has increased again. For the first time ever, Estonia, Morocco, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic will have joint exhibition stands at the fair.
So far, the number of international exhibitors that have registered for productronica is 10 percent higher than it was at this point in 2011. The number of joint exhibition stands representing various countries is also up: For the first time ever, Estonia, Morocco, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic have registered joint stands. Including France, Great Britain, Japan, Austria and Hungary, so far nine countries will have national pavilions at the fair.
Christian Rocke, Exhibition Director of productronica, on strong demand from abroad: "The share of international companies and national pavilions underscores productronica's position as the most important industry gathering in the world. The combination of innovations and pioneering developments for the future is of key importance to domestic and international companies alike."
Besides international pavilions, there will also be joint exhibition stands from Germany, i.e. from Bayern Innovativ, IHK Dresden and IHK Potsdam.
As in 2011, the German Ministry of Economics and Technology will also have a joint exhibition stand at the fair where new, innovative companies can present their products and technologies to a broad-based audience of professionals on some 160 square meters of exhibition space.
productronica is the leading world trade fair for innovative electronics production and is supported by the Productronics Association in the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) as a conceptual partner. It has taken place in Munich every two years since 1975 and is a core element of the electronics trade fair network of Munich International Trade Fair. This network includes the leading global trade fairs, electronica, and Productronica, held in Munich, as well as leading regional trade fairs in Hong Kong, China, and India. 2011 1189 exhibitors from 39 countries and 38 0172 visitors took part at productronica. electrical energy storage (ees), the International Trade Fair for Energy Storage, Batteries and Innovative Manufacturing will be held in conjunction with productronica 2013.
Messe München International is one of the world´s leading trade show companies. In Munich alone it organizes around 40 trade shows for capital and consumer goods, and key high tech industries. Each year more than 30,000 exhibitors and around two million visitors take part in the events held at the Messe München exhibition center, the ICM - International Congress Center München, and in the MOC Veranstaltungscenter München. The leading international trade fairs of Messe München International are all independently audited.
In addition, Messe München International organizes trade shows in Asia, Russia, the Middle East and South Africa. With nine affiliates abroad - in Europe, Asia and in Africa - and over 60 foreign representatives actively serving over 90 countries, Messe München International has a worldwide business network. The Group also takes a pioneering role as regards sustainability: It is the first trade-fair company to be awarded energy-efficiency certification from the technical inspection authorities TÜV SÜD.