SMM Facts

Facts and figures from the floor

Four days, every two years, one place: SMM (Shipbuilding, Machinery and Marine Technology trade fair). The leading international trade fair for the maritime industry brings together decision-makers and industry professionals from all sectors. Its impressive key figures make it the #1 platform for initiating and expanding business relationships and dialogue on current topics.

The SMM 2022 is under the patronage of Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz.

Facts & Figures

  • 40.000visitors

  • 2.000exhibitors

  • 100nations

  • 11exhibition halls

90.000 m²

all trending topics on more than 90.000 m²

 

International speakers & delegations

  • 70international speakers in 5 dedicated conferences

  • 29national pavilions

  • 27delegations from politics, business and international navies

High level of satisfaction

  • 95

    of the exhibitors considered SMM 2018 an excellent to satisfactory opportunity to expand the commercial success of their company.

  • 93

    of all visitors regard SMM as Important to very Important for their business or organisation.

     

  • 97

    of the exhibitors succeeded in IRO, laying the foundations for future business by meeting all or nearly all of their key business partners and reaching out to new target groups at SMM 2018.

The marketplace for commercial success

  • 93%of all exhibitors considered SMM 2018 to have been an excellent to satisfactory commercial success for their companies.

Engaging peers and target groups at SMM

  • 97%of all exhibitors succeeded in establishing the basis for further business by meeting all or nearly all of their key business partners and reaching out to new target groups at SMM 2018.

SMM 2018 - Fair impressions

Planned presence at SMM 2022

  • 97%of trade fair participants declared their definitive or probable participation at SMM 2022.

SMM 2018 - Fair impressions

Overwhelmingly positive response

  • 95%of the visitors rated SMM 2018 either excellent or good in an overall assessment of the event.