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BAU in numbers: Exhibitors and visitors

BAU sets standards when it comes to both quality and quantity: More than 2,000 exhibitors from 42 countries and more than 250,000 visitors ensured plenty of hustle and bustle on 183,000 m² of space in 17 exhibition halls.

BAU's exhibitors

The exhibitors are a very special attraction at BAU. Both quantitatively and qualitatively. A total of 2,015 exhibitors from 42 countries were represented in 17 exhibition halls at BAU in 2015. One-third of them were from abroad (31.6 percent). Here is a look at how international BAU is:

Exhibitor countries and number of exhibitors

Exhibitor countries and number of exhibitors

Top 15 international exhibitors
1. Italy 109 9. China 19
2. Austria 104 10. Czech Republic 18
3. Poland 43 11. France 17
4. Turkey 42 12. Portugal 17
5. Switzerland 37 13. Greece 13
6. Belgium 36 14. Great Britain 12
7. Netherlands 31 15. USA 11
8. Spain 29      

Our survey showed that the exhibitors reached the objectives that they had set for themselves. Exhibitors gave BAU top marks across the board.

Detailed results of the exhibitor survey can be found in the BAU particpant survey:

Visitors at BAU 2015

More than a quarter of a million people attended BAU during the six days of the fair. There were exactly 251,200 visitors from 155 countries, and nearly one-third of them were from abroad (27 percent). That clearly demonstrates one thing: BAU is at home in Germany, a leading event in Europe, and the global standard.

Visitor countries

Top 20 international visitors
1. Austria 12,755 11. Great Britain and Northern Ireland 1,597
2. Italy 5,396 12. Netherlands 1,539
3. Switzerland 5,183 13. Belgium 1,370
4. Turkey 3,892 14. Spain 1,336
5. Poland 2,632 15. Israel 1,314
6. Russian Federation 2,572 16. Romania 1,235
7. Slovenia 2,568 17. Croatia 1,215
8. Czech Republic 2,489 18. Hungary 1,189
9. China 2,319 19. Luxembourg 1,118
10. France 1,672 20. Sweden 1,086

Trade visitors according to branch of industry

Trade visitors according to branch of industry

Visitors areas of activity in the construction and interior work trade

Visitors areas of activity in the construction and interior work trade

Gathering for decision-makers

Gathering for decision-makers

Our survey of participants revealed that visitors not only came in large numbers, they also reached the objectives that they had set. They gave BAU top marks in all categories.

Detailed results of the visitor survey can be found in the BAU participant survey:

 
 
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The entire industry at BAU

Gathering for the entire construction industry

BAU, the Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, is held every two years. It sets standards and is the industry's most important gathering.

The entire industry at BAU

Gathering for the entire construction industry

BAU, the Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, is held every two years. It sets standards and is the industry's most important gathering.

Gathering for the entire construction industry

BAU, the Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems, is held every two years. It sets standards and is the industry's most important gathering.

BAU app

The pocket-size planner: The BAU app.

Plan your visit to the fair professionally and efficiently with the BAU app. It helps you quickly find exhibitors and information that are relevant to you.

BAU app

The pocket-size planner: The BAU app.

Plan your visit to the fair professionally and efficiently with the BAU app. It helps you quickly find exhibitors and information that are relevant to you.

The pocket-size planner: The BAU app.

Plan your visit to the fair professionally and efficiently with the BAU app. It helps you quickly find exhibitors and information that are relevant to you.

Impressions of BAU

Impressions of BAU 2017

Get an impression of BAU 2017: Our photo and video gallery feature a diverse range of vivid impressions from BAU 2017.

Impressions of BAU

Impressions of BAU 2017

Get an impression of BAU 2017: Our photo and video gallery feature a diverse range of vivid impressions from BAU 2017.

Impressions of BAU 2017

Get an impression of BAU 2017: Our photo and video gallery feature a diverse range of vivid impressions from BAU 2017.