Messe Düsseldorf is a leading international trade fair partner and provider of event-specific exhibitor and visitor services.
Founded in 1947, Messe Düsseldorf currently has a worldwide workforce of 1,411 (2009), with consolidated sales for 2009 totaling EUR 255.5 million, of which EUR 188 million generated in Germany. In 2009, 21,961 exhibitors (55% came from abroad), presented their products and services to 1,124,704 visitors (24% came from abroad).
23 of around 40 fair events staged in Düsseldorf represent the No. 1 in their sector. The group can draw on 40 years' experience in organising foreign trade fairs, with a track record of over 4,000 events staged worldwide.
- Stadt Düsseldorf, 56.50%
- Industrieterrains Düsseldorf Reisholz AG, 20.00%
- Land Nordrhein-Westfalen, 20.00%
- Industrie- und Handelskammer, 1.75%
- Handwerkskammer Düsseldorf, 1.75%
Areas of activity:
Full service trade fair and exhibition organising company in the fields of
- Machinery, plant and equipment
- Retail and trade, skilled trades and services
- Medicine and Health
- Fashion and lifestyle
Events staged abroad (Outside Germany):
- More than 60 years experience staging foreign fairs around the world
- More than 5,000 events staged to date
- Around 120 events yearly
21,961 in Düsseldorf in 2009, of which 55 % came from abroad
1,124,704 in Düsseldorf in 2009, of which 24 % came from abroad
EUR 255.5 million consolidated sales in 2009, of which EUR 188 million generated in Germany
1,411 (2009) worldwide
305,700 square metres, total indoor exhibition space: 262,700 square metres, 19 halls. This brings Messe Düsseldorf in the 'Top 5' largest fairground in the world in terms of gross area in square meters.
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz, Stockumer Kirchstraße 61, D-40474 Düsseldorf, Germany
(for car navigation system: "Stockumer Höfe")
or: Postfach (P.O.Box) 10 10 06, D-40001 Düsseldorf, Germany
Ausstellungs- und Messe-Ausschuss der Deutschen Wirtschaft
Union des Foires Internationales
Gesellschaft zur Freiwilligen Kontrolle
der Messe- und Ausstellungszahlen