The international World of Paint and Coatings
The product spectrum at the European Coatings Show reflects the innovations in paint and coatings. Every two years, the formulators of paint, coatings, adhesives, sealants, additives, printing inks or construction chemical products, industrial processors and representatives from science and research discuss the latest developments in the coatings market at the world-leading exhibition in Nuremberg.
The European Coatings Show Success Story
Since its premiere under the name of “Farbe und Lack” in 1991, the European Coatings Show has developed into today’s biggest and most important event in the world for the coatings industry. The event set new records in 2015 with 1.024 exhibitors – 6,4% growth. The very large international share of 66% for exhibitors and 62% for visitors also emphasizes the importance of the European Coatings Show as the world’s leading exhibition.
- 98 % of the exhibitors reached their most important target groups.
- 95 % of the exhibitors made new business connections.
- 90 % expected noticeable follow-up business.
- 54 % of the exhibition visitors came from the European Union, 68% from the rest of Europe, 22% from Australia/Oceania, Asia and Africa, and 8% from America.