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

German Trade Shows

The U.S. Commercial Service assists U.S. companies interested in participating in German trade shows

About two out of three leading global trade fairs are held in Germany. Each year, over 160 international fairs take place in Germany, attracting 180,000 exhibitors and over 10 million visitors. This makes Germany the world’s number one location for international trade fairs.

Our U.S. Commercial Service experts support U.S. companies at carefully selected trade shows and events. These events present the best opportunities for U.S. companies to identify potential business partners in Europe and beyond.

Present your company at one of the scheduled shows. Contact us for any assistance!

 

FEBRUARY

February 2-6, 2022
CANCELED: Spielwarenmesse 2022 – The world’s largest trade fair for the toy Industry 
Venue: Nuremberg

MARCH

March 22-24, 2022 
TWENTY2X  – Leading trade show for the digitalisation of SMEs 
Venue: Hanover

APRIL 

April 7-10, 2022
FIBO – The leading international trade show for fitness, wellness, and health
Venue: Cologne

April 26-28, 2022
DMEA – Europe’s leading platform for digital healthcare
Venue: Berlin

MAY 

May 10-13, 2022
ISE  Leading international trade fair for audiovisual systems integration 
Venue: Barcelona

May 24-27, 2022
Interzoo – The world’s leading trade fair for the pet industry 
Venue: Nuremberg

May 30 - June 2, 2022 
Hannover Messe – The world’s leading trade fair for industrial transformation 
Venue: Hanover   

May 30- June 3, 2022 
IFAT – The world’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste, and raw materials management 
Venue: Munich 

May 31- June 2, 2022 
LEARNTEC – Europe’s largest event for digital education 
Venue: Karlsruhe 

JUNE

June 12-14, 2022
OutDoor by ISPO – Europe’s largest outdoor trade fair
Venue: Munich

June 19-21, 2022
spoga+gafa – Europe’s leading trade fair for the garden lifestyle sector 
Venue: Cologne 

June 21-24, 2022 
Techtextil  Techtextil is the leading technical textiles trade fair 
Venue: Frankfurt

JULY

July 13-17, 2022
EUROBIKE  The leading fair in the bicycle industry
Venue: Frankfurt

AUGUST

August 24-28, 2022
gamescom – Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment
Venue: Cologne

SEPTEMBER 

September 2-6, 2022
IFA Berlin – Europe’s leading trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances 

September 6-9, 2022  
SMM 2022 – International trade fair for the maritime industry 
Venue: Hamburg 

September 12-16, 2022
Drinktec – The world’s leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food Industry 
Venue: Munich 

September 13-17, 2022 
Automechanika – The world’s leading trade fair for the automotive service industry
Venue: Frankfurt on the Main

September 14-17, 2022
Expopharm – The most important pharmaceutical trade fair in Europe
Venue: Munich

September 20-23, 2022 
glasstec – The world’s largest trade fair for the glass industry and its suppliers 
Venue: Dusseldorf 

September 20-25, 2022 
IAA Transportation – The world’s leading mobility trade fair
Venue: Hanover

September  20-23, 2022 
InnoTrans – The leading international trade fair for rail and transport technology 
Venue: Berlin

September 27-29, 2022
Aluminium – The world’s leading aluminium trade show
Venue: Dusseldorf

September 27-30, 2022 
WindEnergy Hamburg  Global trade fair for the onshore and offshore wind industry 
Venue: Hamburg 

OCTOBER 

October 4-9, 2022 
Intermot Cologne – International motorcycle fair 
Venue: Cologne 

October 11-13, 2022 
Chillventa – The leading international trade show for energy efficiency, refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation, and heat pumps 
Venue: Nuremberg 

October 11-13, 2022 
International Suppliers Fair (IZB) – Europe’s leading trade fair for the automotive supplier industry 
Venue: Wolfsburg

October 19-23, 2022 
FRANKFURT Book Fair – The world’s largest and most important trade show for the print and digital content business, as well as an outstanding social and cultural event.
Venue: Frankfurt

October 24-26, 2022
BIO-Europe – Europe’s largest partnering conference serving the global biotechnology industry
Venue: Leipzig

October 25-27, 2022 
it-sa – Europe’s biggest IT security exhibition
Venue: Nuremberg

NOVEMBER 

November 14-17, 2022
MEDICA – The World Forum for Medicine - International Exhibition and Conference (jointly held with COMPAMED - International Trade Fair for High-tech Solutions for Medical Technology)
Venue: Dusseldorf

November 15-17, 2022
Hypermotion – Trade fair and conference for smart solutions for mobility and logistics
Venue: Frankfurt on the Main

November 15-18, 2022
EuroTier/EnergyDecentral – The world’s leading trade fair for animal production and EnergyDecentral  
Venue: Hanover 

November 15-18, 2022 
formnext – The international exhibition and conference on the latest in additive manufacturing technologies and tool making
Venue: Frankfurt on the Main

November 28-30, 2022  
ISPO 2022 Munich – International trade fair for the sporting goods and sports apparel industry 
Venue: Munich 

November 29- December 1, 2022 
Valve World Expo – The world’s largest fair for industrial valves 
Venue: Dusseldorf

November 29 - December 1, 2022
Enlit Europe – Formerly European utility week POWERGEN Europe
Venue: Frankfurt, Germany

DECEMBER 

December  5-6, 2022
Aviation Forum – Europe’s key event connecting aerospace suppliers with OEMs and systems integrators
Venue: Munich

JANUARY

January 21-29, 2023
Boot Düsseldorf – The leading water sports exhibition 
Venue: Dusseldorf

MARCH

March 8-12, 2023 
Internationale Tourismus Boerse (ITB)  – The world’s largest tourism trade fair  
Venue: Berlin

March 14-18, 2023
IDS – The world’s most important trade fair for dental medicine and dental technology
Venue: Cologne

SEPTEMBER

September 5-10, 2023
IAA Mobility – Leading trade fair for mobility, transport and logistics
Venue: Munich 

OCTOBER

October 22-26, 2023 
iba – The world’s leading trade fair for the baking and confectionery industry 
Venue: Munich 

October 24-27, 2023
A+A – The international trade fair for safety, security, and health at work
Venue: Dusseldorf

NOVEMBER

November 12-18, 2023
Agritechnica  – The world’s leading trade fair for the agricultural machinery 
Venue: Hanover 

November 14-16, 2022 
BrauBeviale – The world’s leading capital goods exhibition for the beverage industry 
Venue: Nuremberg