17 - 20 October 2017 · Messe Augsburg · Germany

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Top benchmark for interlift 2015

  • Visitor record: 20,440 visitors from 100 countries, every second one was a foreigner
    (2013: 18,919 visitors, nearly every second visitor (54 %) came from outside Germany)
  • Record figures for the quantity of exhibitors and the amount of exhibition area booked

    • 541  exhibitors from 43 countries and 70 % of them are foreign exhibitors
      (2013: 512 exhibitors from 40 countries, 71 % exhibitors came form foreign countries)
    • New record: with 42,500 m² exhibition space the interlift is also the largest so far
      (2013: 41,000 m²)

  • For 94 % of the trade visitors achieved a (very) good business result overall
  • Italy and China have the most important foreign participations
  • VFA Forum: 2,000 participants, this was every tenth visitor

See more results >> Final report Trade visitors' survey

See you next interlift: 17th to 20th October, 2017

At a Glance

Titel: interlift 2017 - International Trade Fair for Elevators, Components and Accessories
Trade fair dates
: Tuesday, 17th – Friday, 20th October 2017
Interval: biannual
Place: Augsburg Trade Fair Centre • Germany
Opening times: 9 - 18 hrs
Show management: Congress Centre
Entrance permitted: elevator professionals
Catalogue + VistorGuide: Free of charge
The range of exhibits: Elevator plants and pre-fabricated components • Escalators and moving walks • Parking systems • Elevator components • Gears • Controls • Monitoring and safety systems • Elevator cabins • Elevator doors • Ropes, cables • Service and display elements • Hydraulics • Accessories • Trade journals, trade associations

Press contact


Winfried Forster

• Manager Communication Dept.
• Director del sector de comunicación
• Chefe de secção de Imprensa
• Direttore Dipartimento Comunicazione

Phone  +49.821.58982-143
Fax      +49.821.58982-399

E mail to

AFAG Messen und Ausstellungen GmbH
Messezentrum 5
86159 Augsburg, Germany