Commerce and trade shows have a centuries old tradition in Hessen. Today the Messe Frankfurt company in Hessen organizes about 50 trade shows and exhibitions.
- IAA - International Motor Show
- Frankfurt Book Fair
- Automechanika - Leading international trade show for the automotive industry
- Optatec - International trade show for optical technologies, components, systems and manufacturing for the future
- Airtec - International trade show for suppliers in aerospace technology
EuroMold - Global trade show for tool and mould construction, design and product development
The trade shows listed above name just a few who together draw almost 50,000 exhibitors and 1.8 million visitors from around the world.
This activity clearly contributes to the international atmosphere and multicultural flair in Hessen. People and companies from all parts of the globe discover multifaceted opportunities for culture, education, cuisine and shopping, as well as numerous foreign embassies and international trade agencies in Hessen.