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Formnext 2021
November 16-19, 2021

Advanced Manufacturing Formnext 2021

Business Opportunities, U.S. Pavilion, U.S. Commercial Service Support


Outside of the United States, the largest market for additive manufacturing goods and services is the European Union. In 2020, the EU accounted for an estimated 29% of installed AM systems worldwide, contributing to over 27% of global sales of AM systems. Leading markets in EU’s additive industry include Germany, France, and Italy, with growing markets in Austria, Hungary, Poland, and Belgium, among others. (Source, Wohler’s Report 2021)


Formnext is Europe’s leading show for Additive Manufacturing (AM) & industrial 3D printing. Formnext 2021 is planned in person in Frankfurt, November 16-19, 2021. The last in-person Formnext in 2019 attracted 852 exhibitors (including 58 U.S. companies) and 34,532 visitors.


Formnext showcases the AM supply chain: Design/Product Development; Printers and Materials; Manufacturing preparation/Pre-Processing; Component processing; Solutions for surface treatment; Quality Management; Metrology; Digitization/Services; Tool and Die Making, Training & Consulting.

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Promotion of the U.S. exhibitors via the U.S. Commercial Service’s international network to international buyers and distributors; matchmaking; trade specialists will be onsite to counsel U.S. companies on their respective AM market & facilitate business for U.S. companies.


Special Offer for U.S. Companies

The U.S. Pavilion

U. S. Pavilion exhibitors can select from a variety of ready-to-go-packages with stand construction, graphics, meeting area in highlighted location.

U.S. Pavilion exhibitors will also have their company listed in all on-site trade media, the Formnext app and the interactive hall plan, along with being promoted worldwide to show attendees and other benefits. They are also included in the exhibitor and product searches September 2021-May 2022. In addition, Formnext 2021 exhibitors can participate in the virtual FormnextDigital Days without extra charge taking place Nov. 30-Dec. 01, 2021.

Questions about Formnext 2021?

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Kirsten A. Hentschel
Commercial Specialist, AM Specialist
U.S. Consulate General, Dusseldorf - Germany
Tel: +49 (0)211-737-767-30
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Deborah (Debbie) Dirr
Senior International Trade Specialist
U.S. Commercial Service Cincinnati/Dayton
Mobile: 937-776-4020