The most important information at a glance

Compact information for visitors and exhibitors at one view. Find here the "Facts and figures" of EISENWARENMESSE - INTERNATIONAL HARDWARE FAIR 2018 summarized in one .pdf document.

Product categories
  • Tools
  • Industrial Supply
  • Fasteners & Fixings, Fittings
  • Home Improvement
Date of the event March 4-7, 2018
Organizer Koelnmesse GmbH
Event frequency every 2 years
Venue Koelnmesse fair grounds, Köln-Deutz
Opening times 2018 March 4-6, 2018:
Exhibitors: 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Visitors: 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

March 7, 2018:
Exhibitors: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Visitors: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Admission prices 2018 Advance sale:
Day ticket 28.00 EUR
2-day ticket 41.00 EUR
Season ticket 55.00 EUR

Box office:
Day ticket 38.00 EUR
2-day ticket 52.00 EUR
Season ticket 67.00 EUR
Catalogue 29.00 EUR
Product segments
  • Hand tools, power tools and accessories, machine tools
  • Workshop and factory equipment/Industrial supply, protection equipment
  • Fastening and fixing technology, building and furniture fittings
  • Interiors and furnishings, sanitary ware and fittings, chemical products, building materials, -elements, -accessories and outside structures, Automotive supplies and accessories, two-wheeler accessories, smart home
  • Industry services
Fair profile
  • The leading trade fair for the hardware/tool sector
  • Traditional meeting point for communication and innovation in the hardware industry
  • Internationality of exhibitors and visitors
  • B2B fair for buyers from trade and industry and commercial users
Mailing of registration forms to exhibitors and interested companies from January, 2017
Hall occupancy Halls 1-5, 10
Access rights
  • All forms of the trade
  • Buyers from the industry
  • Commercial users
  • Engineers and architects
Target groups exhibitors:
  • Hand and power tools industry
  • Building and furniture fittings industry
  • Fasteners and fixing industry
  • Manufacturers of workshop and factory equipment/ Industrial supply
  • DIY-industry
  • Industry services
Target groups trade visitors:
  • Tools specialist trade
  • Hardware trade (incl. cooperatives and production connected trade)
  • Security specialist trade
  • Home centers
  • Department stores, discount stores
  • Building supplies
  • Buyers from industry
  • Commercial users
  • Craftsmen
  • Engineers
  • Architects
Figures for the previous event (2016)
Gross exhibition space
2.673 from 55 countries
144.0200 m²
44.000 from 124 countries
Project management

e-mail address
Mr. Matthias Becker