Event Info


The gathering of the coatings and paint industry

Nuremberg, Germany
Exhibition: 19 - 21 March 2019
Conference: 18 - 19 March 2019


Exhibition Centre Nuremberg

Opening times

March, 19 and 20 2019: 09:00am - 6:00pm
March, 21 2019: 09:00am - 5:00pm

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 and sealants, producer of additives, producer of construction chemical products, industrial processors and representatives from science and research discuss the latest developments in the coatings industry.

Joint Organization by Vincentz Network and NürnbergMesse
With their experience and comprehensive service, Vincentz Network and NürnbergMesse will help to ensure your lasting success at the trade fair.

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 2017 with 1.135 exhibitors – 10,84 % growth. The very large international share of 68% for exhibitors and 64% for visitors also emphasizes the importance of the European Coatings Show as the world’s leading exhibition.

95 % of the exhibitors reached their most important target groups.
94 % of the exhibitors made new business connections.
87 % expected noticeable follow-up business.
54 % of the exhibition visitors came from the European Union, 16 % from the rest of Europe, 22 % from Australia/Oceania, Asia and Africa, and 8 % from America.