COMPOSITES EUROPE About the Trade Fair

13th European Trade Fair & Forum for Composites, Technology and Applications. 6th – 8th November 2018, Exhibition Centre Stuttgart, Germany.

Experience the entire process chain of the composites industry – concentrated in a single location. Gain a complete overview of the market and the major exhibitors - in just three days. You are looking for specific ways to optimize your business? Find all the options here.

As the international industry meeting point in Europe’s biggest composites market, COMPOSITES EUROPE combines tried and tested solutions and efficient innovations. The trade fair reflects the variety of goods and services and the innovative strength of the entire industry. Major topics at the fair are state-of-the-art production and processing technologies focussing, among others, on concepts for lightweight construction and automotive applications.

Take advantage of COMPOSITES EUROPE as a source of information, a networking platform and a window into the future. Find out about potential offers, expand your business contacts and discover new trends and perspectives. Attend the innovative supporting programme!


Facts & Figures

13th European Trade Fair & Forum for Composites, Technology and Applications

Reed Exhibitions Deutschland GmbH 
Völklinger Straße 4
40219 Düsseldorf

Messe Stuttgart, 
Hall 7 and 9
Messepiazza 1
70629 Stuttgart, Germany

6th – 8st November 2018
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Opening Times
For exhibitors:
8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
For visitors:
Tuesday and Wednesday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Exhibition Entrance
Messe Stuttgart, Entrance West
Hall 7 and 9

Every year, since 2006

3 days

More than 9,000 professional visitors 
from more than 60 countries

Exhibitor numbers
More than 350 exhibitors 
from 30 countries (FKM certificated)

T: +49 211 90191-330
F: +49 211 90191-149

Fair topics

COMPOSITES EUROPE is the industry event for composite materials, manufacturing, processing and application.


Here you get to know how you reach COMPOSITES EUROPE, by carby plane and as well by train.

Range of exhibits

Die Aussteller

COMPOSITES EUROPE is the European trade fair and forum for composite materials, technology and applications. Raw material suppliers, suppliers, processors, technology manufacturers and service providers display the whole range of the industry.

Please use our exhibitor search for a complete overview of all exhibitors of COMPOSITES EUROPE.

Exhibition areas

  • Raw materials (Resins, Farbric, Thermoplastics, Additives)
  • Semi-finished products, intermediate products and finished- products
  • Processing technology
  • Machines, Equipment, Consumables
  • Construction, simulation
  • Services 

You can find a detailled list of our product groups here. 

Range of visitors

Die Besucher

COMPOSITES EUROPE targets designers and engineers, buyers, material decision makers and management of OEMs as well as supply companies of the most important application industries for composites:

  • Automotive (Cars And Trucks)
  • Aircraft / Aerospace
  • Wind Energy, Offshore
  • Rail / Buses / Mass Transit
  • Building / Construction
  • Marine / Shipping
  • Civil Engineering / Infrastructure
  • Consumer Products, Leisure
  • Industrial/General Engineering
  • Leisure
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Medical
  • Water Control / Sewerage
  • Agriculture
  • Corrosion / Chemical Resistant Equipment

In addition, this show is an important industry platform for information exchange within the industry.

Visitor target groups

Designers, engineers, technicians, buyers, management of OEMs and suppliers from the most important application industries:

  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Transportation (rail, buses, mass transportation)
  • Wind Energy
  • Building and Construction
  • Marine / Shippping
  • Leisure