Facts and figures
MESSE ESSEN was founded in 1913 and has long history of success.
Today, over 100 years later, its remarkable development is demonstrated in numbers:
- 200 employees
- Around 55 different trade fairs - including 10 leading international trade fairs - with 12 satellite events abroad
- Approx. 1.5 million visitors annually from over 160 countries
- Around 15,000 exhibitors from 90 countries, with a foreign share of nearly 40% at the Essen trade fair venue
- An exhibition area of 110,000 m² and 20,000 m² open air space