1,554 (in 2013: 1,537) exhibitors from 45 (46) nations, including 62 (61) percent from abroad. Also including the projection for the last day of the fair, around 44,000 registered trade visitors with a foreign proportion of 38.3 percent* came to the fair. Not only international participants but also guests of honour, press representatives, municipal representatives and sponsors came to the extensive supporting programmes on the occasion of IPM ESSEN 2014. The proportion of trade visitors was 96.7 (97.5) percent.
IPM ESSEN 2015 Will Be a Permanent Fixture in the Calendar of Fairs
Even now, 93 percent of the visitors and 96 percent of the exhibitors have already decided that they will participate in IPM ESSEN in 2015 as well. The next edition of the International Plant Fair will take place at Messe Essen on January 27 - 30, 2015.