Messe Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf

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Messe Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf Messe is a trade fair ground and organizer, based in Düsseldorf, Germany. With a workforce of 1,459 employees worldwide (2006) and a total exhibition space of 306,000 m2 (of which 262,700 m2 is indoors) in Düsseldorf, the company is one of the largest in the industry. More than 40 annual fairs are staged at the premises in Düsseldorf, including 23 leading events in their respective sectors.HistoryBased on Düsseldorf's long history of trade fairs, the Trade Fair Organisation was founded in 1947 as Nordwestdeutsche Ausstellungsgesellschaft mbH, and is now Messe Düsseldorf GmbH . In 1971, the company moved to the newly built exhibition centre in Stockum, next to the Düsseldorf Airport. In 1993, it hosted the finals of the Davis Cup in one its halls.Areas of activity Machinery, plant and equipment Retail and trade, skilled trades and services Medicine and health Fashion and lifestyle LeisureFigures (2006) Total Exhibitors: 26,222 of which 53% came from abroad Total Visitors: 1,297,026 of which 25% came from abroad Sales: EUR 303.753 million consolidated sales in 2006, of which EUR 212.258 million generated in Germany

Adress

40474 Düsseldorf

Phone number

0211 - 45 60 01

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