Body & Paint Championships in South Africa: Taking the ‘Big five’ to the finals
With a lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhinoceros on the hood, Etienne Dutoit is heading to the finals of the Automechanika Body & Paint World Championships in Frankfurt. On 21 September 2019, the painter was named the national winner by the jury in South Africa with a car hood displaying an impressive interpretation of the South African flag. Voting for the people’s choice award remains open until 2 October 2019.
Steady growth of exhibitors and visitors
MIMS Automechanika Moscow - the main business platform of the industry.
Automechanika Shanghai reveals its future roadmap at the 15th edition celebrations
Promotional activities rev up ahead of Automechanika Shanghai’s 15th edition. On 2 September, celebrations jumped into action at the Bellagio Shanghai. Over 180 industry leaders, organisers, long-time supporters, partners and media came together to reflect upon the show’s history and place in the market. The event also laid out the show’s future roadmap under the backdrop of development across the entire automotive industry, both in China and abroad.
Automechanika: At home worldwide
With 17 events in 16 countries, Automechanika is the world’s most successful B2B trade fair brand. The brand represents some 20,000 exhibitors and 600,000 trade visitors. The newest addition to the international trade fair brand was, when Automechanika Astana in Kazakhstan opened its doors for the first time in March 2019.
Lots of interest from Africa in Automechanika Johannesburg and Futuroad Expo
There is unprecedented interest in Automechanika Johannesburg from other African countries this year. This follows the attendance at the first four roadshow meetings in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Kenya to promote the event, which takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from 18-21 September. More than 75% of the floorspace has been booked already.
Steady growth at Automechanika Dubai 2019 underlines successful conclusion of MEA’s foremost auto aftermarket trade fair
Three day event features 1,880 exhibitors from 63 countries, 32,414 visitors from 146 countries
Automechanika Shanghai 2019 embraces the evolving automotive ecosystem
Long-time supporters of Automechanika Shanghai eagerly await the 15th edition of the fair, and following another record breaking year, anticipation is higher than ever. The show stands as a dedicated platform for world-renowned industry leaders to connect at one of Asia’s most influential automotive trade fairs. This year, the show expands on the automotive ecosystem concept by not only covering the entire supply chain but also exposing more opportunities for research and development, insurance, investment, future technologies and more.
Automechanika Birmingham 2019 attracts highest ever visitor attendance
Automechanika Birmingham has drawn to a close with 12,145 automotive industry professionals visiting the hugely successful 2019 event.
Automechanika launches Body & Paint World Championships
Automechanika is holding the first international Body & Paint competition in the exhibition’s history in association with DeBeer Refinish, Octoral and SATA. Bodyshop professionals will be competing against one another at six Automechanika shows worldwide, from England to China. The national event winners will then travel to Frankfurt for the grand finale at Automechanika from 8 to 12 September 2020.
MOTORTEC AUTOMECHANIKA MADRID 2019 received over 60,000 professionals from the automotive aftermarket industry
Notable was the high attendance by Repair Shop professionals, which were over half of the visitors to the Trade Fair.
Automotive Industry has exceeded the targets with “Automechanika Istanbul” which is the World's 3rd Largest Fair!
Year’s Record Came from Automotive Industry!
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019 reached new heights for ‘Sourcing, Training and Entertainment’
On 23 March, the 11th edition of Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019 closed with roaring success. Participants throughout Asia flocked to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) and took part in abundant automotive ‘Sourcing, Training and Entertainment’ opportunities. In fact, final figures reveal that visitor attendance at this year’s three-day show rose by 24 percent.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi 2019 steers the wheels towards shifting aftermarket dynamics
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi concluded on 17 February following four successful days of product unveilings, business dialogs, trend debates and quality networking. The event drew 515 exhibitors from 16 countries and 13,267 visitors from 42 countries – establishing its internationality once again.
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019 opens with more opportunities for knowledge transfer, networking and entertainment
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019 opens for its 11th edition in Malaysia. This leading automotive trade fair in the ASEAN region takes place from today until 23 March. Participants from around the world, including a number of new supporters, are set to descend upon the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). Showing a 19 percent exhibitor increase, the fair houses 293 exhibitors across 9,710 sqm of space in five halls. The event also goes even further to accentuate its themes across every aspects of the show.
New zones spotlight rising trends at Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019
The 11th edition of Automechanika Kuala Lumpur will return from 21 to 23 March 2019 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). Attendees will be able to explore the latest products, services and technologies from over 300 exhibitors across 9,710 sqm of space. The show will amplify the rising trends in connectivity, digitalisation and electrification through a host of new supporters, themed zones and fringe programme events.
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2019 replied to the local commercial and passenger vehicle sectors
Now in its third edition of the show, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City continued to cement its position as one of the region’s leading trade fairs for the automotive service industry. The exhibition took place from 28 February to 2 March and shone a light on Vietnam’s dynamic service sector and many of the region’s automotive trends. Participants praised the fair’s extensive focus on the commercial vehicle sector, as well as the fun and informative fringe programme events that took place over the three-day show.
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City opens for 2019 presenting the latest trends, expertise and automotive entertainment
Participants gear up for the 3rd edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2019, a three-day show that will be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) from 28 February to 2 March. The show is hosting 359 exhibitors from 18 countries and regions throughout 10,200 sqm of exhibition space. Visitors will find comprehensive coverage of the entire automotive supply chain across the show floor, as well as through a variety of informative fringe programme events.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi to give fillip to the Indian Aftermarket; estimated at INR 70,000 crore in 2018-19
The leading exhibition for auto components and automotive aftermarket in India, ACMA Automechanika New Delhi 2019, opens today showcasing new aftermarket developments. Industry leaders, genuine and innovative product displays and insightful seminars focussing on market opportunities and industry 4.0, all under one roof will keep the exhibitors and business visitors focussed on sourcing, networking and gaining knowledge.
Commercial and passenger vehicles spotlight at the Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2019 fringe programme
With the 2019 edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City fast approaching, momentum towards the highly anticipated fringe programme’s new and exciting events continues to build. The programme provides essential opportunities for both visitors and exhibitors to enhance their industry knowledge and technical skills, grow business networks and explore the most up-to-date market trends.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi sold out; brings aftermarket expertise from 16 countries
Market leaders such as Bosch, Delphi Automotive Systems, Elofic Industries Ltd, Mansons International, Minda Distribution and Services come together for the 4th edition of the show. Punjab signs up as an official State Partner for ACMA Automechanika Seminar.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi races ahead to create new records
Leading 580 auto component manufacturers from 13 countries have confirmed. Organisers expect another record-breaking opening in 2019 and high engagement with buyers and sellers from across the world.
Automechanika releases calendar for 2019
Automechanika’s new annual companion captures the industry’s visions for the future and stages them in the form of spectacular vehicles. The result: complex, futuristic motifs composed solely of car parts from Automechanika exhibitors.
Automechanika Shanghai marks a 15% upswing in visitors as 2018 show closes
The 14th edition of Automechanika Shanghai, which took place from 28 November to 1 December 2018, has recorded an unprecedented rise in attendees compared to the previous edition. Serving as a platform for both local and international players from the automotive parts, accessories, equipment and service sectors, final figures suggest visitors at the show rose by 15% since 2017 – now reaching a total of 150,568. As Asia’s largest automotive trade fair, organisers also received overwhelmingly positive feedback from participants alike during the four-day period.
Fringe events at Automechanika Kuala Lumpur delve into commercial and passenger vehicle trends
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur will feature multiple fringe events highlighting the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to reduce maintenance costs and improve road safety, show organisers have announced. The trade fair, which is the leading event of its kind for the automotive industry in the ASEAN region, attracted 246 exhibitors and more than 5,600 visitors to the previous edition. Continuing its success, 2019 will see an estimated 300 exhibitors to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 21 – 23 March 2019.
Automechanika Shanghai 2018 sits in pole position for another record-breaking year
With the accelerator pressed firmly to the floor, Automechanika Shanghai is speeding ahead for another record-breaking year. From 28 November 2018, the 14th edition will be the largest edition ever seen, as the show hosts a gathering of exhibitors, buyers and visitors, all of whom are eager to explore the latest advancements across the entire automotive ecosystem. For the next four days, the fair will cover 350,000 sqm across the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai.
Automechanika Buenos Aires celebrates successful 10th edition
Automechanika Buenos Aires finishes its 10th edition with 13 percent more exhibitors and 26.644 visitors. The leading event of the automotive industry celebrated 10 uninterrupted editions with more participating companies and floor space than previous years. The exhibition also offered ample opportunities for training and professional updating.
New exhibitor record and more visitors at the 25th Automechanika Frankfurt
Automechanika Frankfurt concluded on 15 September following five trade fair days with a record number of exhibitors, more visitors than in 2016 and a new record for the amount of exhibition space. The event drew 136,000 trade visitors from 181 countries – another record . Of these, approx. 10,000 were at the event for the first time. 82 percent of exhibitors said they had achieved their goals for the event (2016: 78). The megatrends at the fair were digitisation, clean vehicles and classic cars.
Automechanika Shanghai returns for 2018, with digital trends and new zones taking centre stage
Expectations for this year’s edition of Automechanika Shanghai are naturally high following last year’s record breaking show, hailed as the most successful in its history. Continuing to serve as Asia’s largest trade fair for automotive parts, accessories, equipment and services, year upon year the event manages to excel in terms of not only size and scale, but also with participant experience and product offerings. The upcoming 2018 edition is of course no exception. The show is scheduled to take place from 28 November to 1 December at the NECC in Shanghai, and the entire automotive world is preparing for what is undoubtedly one of the most important dates on the industry’s calendar.
Thriving Automechanika Birmingham 2018 closes its doors until 2019
More than 10,000 visit UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive industry
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018: second edition steers the local auto industry towards international recognition
Once again, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City has proven itself as a highly efficient platform for bridging the world’s automotive industry players together with the evolving auto service sector in Vietnam. After the ever-growing Automechanika brand firmly sunk its post in the country for the first time last year, the show’s second edition closed its doors in April to the tune of 8,504 visitors (+6%) and 360 international exhibitors (+5.5%), who converged across 9,200 sqm of exhibition space.
Plans begin to take shape ahead of Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2019, supporting the ASEAN region’s automotive growth path
CAPAS 2018 optimises product offerings to facilitate Southwest China’s aftermarket transformation
New products emerge to meet the region’s growing environmental policies
Messe Frankfurt sets up UK subsidiary
Messe Frankfurt further expands its international network: With the acquisition of Forest Exhibitions Ltd, the Group now has its own subsidiary in the United Kingdom.
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City introduces new Tyre Competence product category to reflect Vietnam’s healthy tyre prospects
The United Arab Emirates to become part of the show’s international pavilion offerings
Automechanika Shanghai 2017: record breaking participants reflect on another successful edition as Asia’s leading automotive fair
After closing its doors for the 13th edition, Automechanika Shanghai has recorded its most successful ever year. The 2017 show, which took place from 29 November to 2 December, has received overwhelmingly positive response from all corners of the automotive industry.
Automotive Engineering Show: Strong product exhibits, visitor quality and seminar themes accelerate business momentum at Automotive Engineering Show Chennai
Event packed with innovations and new perspectives
Automechanika Johannesburg: Automechanika plays an important role in Diesel-Electric’s marketing mix
Automechanika plays an important role in Diesel-Electric’s marketing mix
Automechanika Shanghai: Reputation as Asia’s premier automotive industry fair grows with upward climb of Automechanika Shanghai’s sweeping participation
Exhibitors and visitors laud exhibition as comprehensive must-attend event for OE and aftermarket auto products
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City: Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018
With Germany sitting at the top of the pile in terms of Vietnamese automotive imports, and thanks to support from the country’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, a dedicated German country pavilion will debut at the upcoming edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City.
Automechanika Johannesburg: Fifth staging of Automechanika Johannesburg proves to be a major success
The fifth staging of the biennial Automechanika Johannesburg event at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from September 27-30 proved a major success as Africa’s trade fair for the automotive aftermarket.
Automechanika Birmingham launches new website
Automechanika Birmingham has launched a new website to showcase the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and vehicle production sector.
Automechanika Johannesburg, Futuroad Expo and Scalex Johannesburg 2017: A new approach gets traction!
The largest business platform of its kind in sub-Saharan Africa grows the value proposition for exhibitors and trade visitors
Automechanika Frankfurt celebrates its 25th anniversary next year
Leading trade fair with many new themes and the highest level of registrations ever
Automechanika Johannesburg to feature new products from the automotive aftermarket
The series of Automechanika trade fairs staged around the world by Messe Frankfurt are ideal locations to introduce new products and services for the automotive aftermarket.
NACE Automechanika Chicago: NACE Automechanika Thrives in Chicago With Networking, Training
New Location for 2018 Edition Announced
COMTRANS: 18 press-conferences on the press day (4 September)
Moscow Commercial Vehicle Summit for the first time
Automotive Engineering Show: Hon’ble Industry Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru. M C Sampath to inaugurate Automotive Engineering Show Chennai
Tata subsidiary to present Tal Brabo, India’s first “Made in India” robot at the 11th edition
Automechanika Shanghai anticipates successful debut of the REIFEN Zone – dedicated to tyre, wheel and rim products
Tyre industry’s strong relationship with OE and aftermarket sector reflected throughout show halls
INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City: 2017 Edition Opens with a 35% Increase
The annual meeting place for the Automotive Aftermarket, where more than 25,000 industry professionals and 512 exhibiting companies converged on Centro Citibanamex, June 14 - 16
Automechanika Birmingham triumphs at AEO Awards taking home two accolades
Automechanika Birmingham has won two prestigious awards, following the hugely successful second edition of the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and supply chain in 2017 and launch in 2016.
Automechanika Birmingham: Quality attendance, positive business as Automechanika Birmingham 2017 closes its doors
The UK’s leading exhibition for the aftermarket and supply chain opened its doors last week to another incredible response from the UK automotive industry.
CAPAS Chengdu: CAPAS 2017 drew to a successful close with climbing number of visitors
Fair participants benefited greatly from enhanced zoning
CAPAS Chengdu: The fourth edition of CAPAS opens today; continues its role to support the development of southwestern China
Six brand new zones to serve the specific needs of the region’s end-users and supply chain
Automechanika Dubai: Exhibitors buoyed by positive outcomes as Automechanika Dubai 2017 concludes
Middle East and Africa’s largest automotive aftermarket trade show attracts 28,839 visitors from 134 countries
CAPAS Chengdu: Sichuan automotive industry looks forward to a strong year following a successful 2016
CAPAS 2017 caters to the industry needs; six brand new zones bring highly-efficient sourcing experience
Automechanika Frankfurt: Car Wash is moving into Hall 12
Car wash area expands with addition of vehicle care and reconditioning
Automechanika Istanbul: Turkey’s Leader International Automobile Industry Fair
Automechanika Istanbul Opens on April 6
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City: Inaugural Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is resounding success
Vietnam is next big hotspot for automotive industry and aftermarket in ASEAN region
Motortec Automechanika Madrid 2017 has become the main automotive aftermarket business platform in southern Europe
A total of 685 exhibiting companies and 1,352 brands from 27 countries participated in this 14th event, representing an increase of 12%. The exhibition welcomed 56,448 visitors, registering a growth of 10% in relation to the previous event.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi continues to break records
Successful leads and business closures indicate decision makers walking the show floor at ACMA Automechanika New Delhi
Automechanika Istanbul: The most international Automechanika Istanbul ever!
The status of No. 1 of Automechanika Istanbul in the Eurasian region has been proved once more
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City: Automechanika opens its door to the fast-developing Vietnam automotive service industry
A unique springboard gathers industry players from near and far for new opportunities
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2017 opens with daily fringe programme events
Collision Repair Training Workshop and Autotronics Training upskill the repair and maintenance industry
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi: Sold-out ACMA Automechanika New Delhi crosses 500 exhibitors
Latest in components and aftermarket expertise from 17 countries to be showcased
Automotive Engineering Show: Future-oriented innovations for the shop floor on display at Automotive Engineering Show Delhi
Motortec Automechanika Madrid, the biggest event in the aftermarket sector returns
Organised by IFEMA, the Trade Fair will be held from 15 to 18 April
New at Automechanika Frankfurt: the classic and vintage car business
Trade fair offers workshop visitors all they need for the classic car trade: parts, repair workshops, insurance and finance
Eurasia Moto Bike Expo: Motobike Istanbul Fair ends with colorful images
The Motobike Istanbul 2017, which exhibited all innovations in the motorbike and bicycle world, ended on February 26 Sunday. The fair that was swarmed by visitors received a great deal of attention from both the leading brands of the industry and the motorbike and bicycle fans.
Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City receives overwhelming response from the global automotive industry
Extensive support from Asian trade organisations and government agencies
Automechanika Jeddah: Successful conclusion of Automechanika Jeddah 2017 reinforces renewed optimism in Saudi’s vast auto aftermarket
Global manufacturers express satisfaction as Riyadh 2018 announcement attracts early launch partners
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi: Automotive Engineering Show set to tap NCR auto cluster
Trade fair to make its debut with ACMA Automechanika New Delhi next month
Automotive Engineering Show steers its wheels towards Chennai’s growing auto hub
Hon’ble Industry Minister Thiru. M C Sampath to inaugurate the three-day fair
Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2017 enjoys largest show to date with upgraded, holistic platform
10th edition recentres focus and amps up on sourcing, training and entertainment
Automechanika Riyadh: Messe Frankfurt Middle East announces launch of Automechanika Riyadh 2018
Exhibition to alternate between Automechanika Jeddah creating more business opportunities in vast Saudi auto aftermarket
Advanced training workshops “Accident damage repairs” at Automechanika Frankfurt 2016 a complete success
Well-received format to be continued in 2018