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The international automotive aftermarket is one of the world’s most dynamic markets. And Automechanika as the leading trade fair brand is its most important platform with 15 events worldwide.

Restart for the Automotive Aftermarket


Sustainable Solutions

More and more key players in the industry, international suppliers and manufacturers are investing in sustainable, resource-saving and climate-neutral solutions, which they present at Automechanika.
The topic of remanufacturing also plays an important role. In cooperation with APRA (Automotive Parts Remanufacturers Association), the ‘Remanufacturing Day’ will take place at Automechanika Frankfurt again.

AM Istanbul

Beyond expectations: Automechanika Istanbul Plus

Automechanika Istanbul Plus went beyond expectations with a total of 60.634 professional visitors physical and digital combined. The enthusiasm that business contacts were once again physically possible was palpable in the halls. One of the absolute highlights was the Automechanika Academy with a large number of discussion rounds and interactive sessions, e.g. on the latest developments in the field of e-mobility. The Academy sessions were also broadcast live via the digital PLUS platform.


Automechanika Dubai

Full aisles and trade fair hustle and bustle at Automechanika Dubai

Automechanika Dubai has already welcomed visitors from more than 140 countries on 14 December, its first day. Under the motto "Reconnecting the automotive aftermarket industry", 570 exhibitors from 47 countries presented themselves live and on site, including 12 country pavilions. Experience the atmosphere in Dubai up close in the 1-minute video of Day 1:

Digital Events

Automechanika Buenos Aires Technical Talks

Automechanika Buenos Aires Technical Talks

From September to December 2021, there was a series of Technical Talks organised by Automechanika Buenos Aires together with AFAC and CCRA. This series of talks is aimed at the entire automotive aftermarket and covers new and current topics of the industry.


Automechanika Birmingham: auto:resource platform successfully connects automotive aftermarket

Messe Frankfurt UK, organisers of Automechanika Birmingham, have successfully launched auto:resource, a digital resources platform to connect, inform and train the UK automotive aftermarket. Don’t wait until June 2022 to connect with the UK aftermarket, join auto:resource to use content marketing and reach new and existing buyers.

Automechanika Johannesburg

Automechanika Johannesburg

Automechanika Johannesburg offers a new digital format for the international audience with a focus on industry and trade. Under the motto 'Let's talk Business', this includes a series of panel discussions on current topics presented by key players in the industry, associations, and other stakeholders.

Automechanika Lets Talk Business

Talk series „Automechanika – Let’s talk Business“

Automechanika launched a new English-language talk series 'Let's Talk Business'. Leading international companies discuss important up-to-date topics with associations and experts.

All fairs at a glance

Today, the portfolio of Automechanika holds 15 events in 14 countries. They are joined by another new addition to the international trade fair brand as Automechanika Astana in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, opened its doors for the first time in March 2019. The Automechanika brand is backed worldwide by around 20,000 exhibitors, 600,000 trade visitors and about 50 years of experience.

Automechanika Birmingham

Anschnitt eines Elektromotors

Automechanika Birmingham returns to welcome the UK aftermarket to meet with leading suppliers from June 6-8, 2023, NEC Birmingham. At the 2019 show, more than 500 exhibitors from 21 countries presented their latest products and innovations to 12,145 visitors. A variety of aftermarket seminars featuring a roster of respected industry experts were among the highlights. The event is organised by Messe Frankfurt UK, a subsidiary of Messe Frankfurt, with the support of the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT). The show is held once every two years, in alternation with Automechanika Frankfurt.

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NEW: UK Garage & Bodyshop Event presented by Automechanika Birmingham will take place from 8 - 9 June 2022. The focus will be on training and development.

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Automechanika Buenos Aires


Automechanika Buenos Aires has developed into the leading aftermarket event in South America. The show has proved to be a reliable partner for the market even in times of economic difficulty. The biannual trade fair celebrated its 10th edition in 2018, where about 400 exhibitors and 30,000 visitors are expected to showcase their products on 35,000 sqm.

Please note: Automechanika Buenos Aires to be rescheduled

The biannual four-day event, which was scheduled to run in November 2020, will now take place from 11-14 October 2022 at La Rural Trade Center.

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Automechanika Dubai

Blick in eine Messehalle der Automechanika Dubai

Automechanika Dubai is a well-established force on the international fair and exhibition landscape. It is the industry’s most important trading platform for the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and when the event took place for the 17th time in May 2019, it drew 1,880 companies and more than 32,000 trade visitors from 146 countries.

Under the motto "Reconnecting the Automotive Aftermarket Industry", the 18th edition took place from 14 to 16 December 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. 570 exhibitors from 47 countries presented themselves on site.

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Automechanika Frankfurt

Besucheransammlung auf der Automechanika

The next leading trade fair for the automotive industry for equipment, parts, accessories, management & services will take place again from 13 - 17.9.2022 at the Frankfurt exhibition grounds. In September 2021, there was a special edition - in the "Digital Plus" format - a physical trade fair and digital offers for everyone - and especially for those participants who could not come to Frankfurt.

Automechanika Frankfurt 13.-17.9.2022

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City

Opening Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City

New date for Automechanika  Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam’s leading regional fair for the automotive service industry, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City, has been launched in 2017.

The organisers are Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd, Chan Chao International Co Ltd and Yorkers Exhibition Service Vietnam. Originally scheduled for 30 June – 2 July, the show is now set to take place from 29 June – 1 July 2022.

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Automechanika Istanbul

Eröffnung Automechanika Istanbul

In Turkey, automotive parts make up the leading export sector and, in line with this, Automechanika Istanbul is a long-running success. Since the première in 2001, this event, a joint venture of Messe Frankfurt and Hannover Fairs Turkey, has developed into Turkey’s biggest and most international trade fair.

Automechanika Istanbul has been hitting the ground running at the TÜYAP Fair and Exhibition Center from 18 to 21 November 2021. Following a two-year break on account of the pandemic, Turkey's leading international trade fair for the automotive industry was once again opening its doors for business. The main objective of Automechanika Istanbul Plus was to provide more opportunities for automotive industry professionals and successfully achieved so with 652 number of exhibitors and a total of 32.758 visitors from 121 countries, in addition to 27.876 users who accessed the PLUS digital platform in Turkey and abroad.

The next edition of Automechanika Istanbul will take place in June 2-5, 2022 at Istanbul TUYAP Fair and Congress Center.

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Automechanika Jeddah

Messehalle Automechanika Jeddah

In 2019 Automechanika Jeddah licensed to Al-Harithy Company for Exhibitions Ltd took place for the third time. The trade fair concluded with about 2,500 trade buyers who networked with 80 exhibitors from 15 countries. The fair is organized by Messe Frankfurt Middle East GmbH und Al Harithy Company for Exhibitions (ACE). The show takes place every other year, alternating with Automechanika Riyadh.

The next Automechanika Jeddah will take place on 13 – 15 June 2022.

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Automechanika Johannesburg

Automechanika Johannesburg is the largest business platform for the automotive sector on the African continent. The trade fair is held once every two years, and was most recently accompanied by three events taking place at the same time: Futuroad Expo Johannesburg, SCALEX Johannesburg and REIFEN. The trade fair was held for the sixth time in 2019, when more than 600 exhibitors from 28 countries and 14,000 visitors made their way to South Africa for the occasion.

The next show takes place from 7 - 10 June 2022 at JHB Expo Centre in Nasrec, Johannesburg.

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Automechanika Kuala Lumpur


Automechanika Kuala Lumpur is the gateway to the ASEAN region. The event, which is held once every two years, welcomed more exhibitors and visitors than ever before: 293 companies from 16 countries and regions were on hand to present their latest products and innovations to 7,033 visitors from 58 countries and regions. The 2019 event once again took place under the successful ‘Sourcing, Training, Entertainment’ motto.

The next show will take place from 16 to 18 March 2023 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

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INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City


INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City is one of the leading fairs for the automotive aftermarket in Latin America. Mexico is one of the world's most dynamic automobile markets. Showcasing industry leading products and services in the automotive aftermarket, more than 520 exhibiting companies represented 24 countries in July 2019. Some 37,000 visitors attended the show. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City will take place from 1.-3. Dezember as a digital event. Under the motto GETTING BACK FACE-TO-FACE the next edtion will take place from 13 – 15 July 2022.  

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MIMS Automechanika Moscow



Russia was one of the first countries to which Automechanika was exported. MIMS Automechanika Moscow is organised by ITEMF Expo, a joint venture between the ITE Group and Messe Frankfurt.


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ACMA Automechanika New Delhi

Networking auf der ACMA Automechanika New-Delhi

The biennial ACMA Automechanika New Dehli was held for the fifth time in 2021 - and digitally for the first time due to the Corona pandemic.
Garnering the presence of both domestic and international visitors on its platform, the ‘first-ever’ virtual edition of ACMA Automechanika successfully concluded after two days of proactive networking, sourcing and knowledge sessions. A total of 2,407 active participants networked on the B2B matchmaking platform.

ACMA Automechanika will return to its physical trade fair format from 9 – 12 February 2023 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, in order to bring back the vigour of face-to-face networking experience.

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With the launch of Automechanika Astana licensed to Business Media Central Asia, the Kazakhstan market is acquiring a full-fledged flagship fair for the automotive aftermarket. For three years now, Messe Frankfurt has been studying the market while supporting the ‘Kazakhstan International Automotive Expo’. With the positive development in exhibitor and visitor figures, the time was right to place the Automechanika brand in the Kazakhstan market. 129 exhibitor from 16 countries and more the 1,800 visitors joined the debut event in March 2019.

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Automechanika Riyadh

Blick in die Messehalle

Automechanika Riyadh licensed to Al-Harithy Company for Exhibitions Ltd debuted in February 2018 with more than 150 exhibitors from 20 countries and about 5,000 visitors. China, Germany, South Korea, Turkey and the U.S.A. presented a country pavilion. Automechanika Riyadh takes place every other year, alternating with Automechanika Jeddah.

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Automechanika Shanghai

Besucher betrachten Bremsscheiben

Automechanika Shanghai was held as a digital event from 24-27 November 2021. The AMS Live platform offered visitors and exhibitors the opportunity to use the AI-driven matchmaking, lead management tools or real-time analytics that the platform provided. In total, the platform has so far recorded 226,400 online visits from 135 countries including China, Germany, Russia, Turkey and the USA.

The next Automechanika Shanghai will take place from 1 to 4 December 2022 at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre in Shanghai.

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The brand Automechanika is present worldwide - discover now

Live recording UFI european conference

Automechanika: best practices

Listen to what Vice President of Automechanika, Michael Johannes, is currently working on with his team. In a talk with Nick Dugdale-Moore, Regional Director of Europe, UFI - the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, he talks about his experiences with digital trade fair formats last year and the challenge of hybrid concepts. Because in September, Automechanika Frankfurt will be Messe Frankfurt's first event to be held on the exhibition grounds, in parallel with Hypermotion, and at the same time digitally.

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