BAU in numbers: exhibitors and visitors

Visitor and exhibitors

BAU sets standards when it comes to both quality and quantity: More than 2,280 exhibitors from 45 countries and more than 250,000 trade visitors from all over the world ensured plenty of hustle and bustle on 200,000 m² of space in 19 exhibition halls.

BAU's exhibitors

The exhibitors are a very special attraction at BAU. More than one third of the more than 2,280 exhibitors were from abroad. Here is a look at how international BAU is:

Top 10 10 international exhibitors

Italy 143
Austria 121
Turkey 65
Poland 53
China 49
Switzerland 44
Belgium 43
Spain 42
Netherlands 32
Czech Republic 23

Source: Exhibitor database—Data-Warehouse

Visitors at BAU 2019

More than a quarter of a million people attended BAU 2019 during the six days of the fair, nearly one-third of them were from abroad. That clearly demonstrates one thing: BAU is at home in Germany, a leading event in Europe, and the global standard.

Top 10 international visitor countries

Austria 11,036
Switzerland 5,386
Italy 5,262
Russian Federation 4,093
China, VR 3,546
Poland 2,898
Czech Republic 2,537
Slovenia 2,529
Turkey 2,259
Croatia 2,096

Source: Visitor registration BAU 2019

Visitors from 5 continents

EU countries 213,836
thereof Germany 163,751
Rest of Europe 18,136
South, East and Central Asia 9,359
Middle East 3,933
North America 1,486
Africa 1,237
South and Central America 790
Australia/Oceania 451

Source: Visitor registration BAU 2019

Continuous internationalisation

Increase in international visitor numbers at BAU 2019 to record level (+ 2.3 %) and over 85,000 visitors!

The development of international trade visitors since 2011

Trade visitors according to branch of industry

Trade visitors according to branch of industry

Trade visitors according to branch of industry