The World’s Most Important Metalworking & Machinery Event

EMO Hannover presents an unparalleled width and depth of products and services throughout all production areas, from machine tools and production systems for cutting and forming, to precision tools, accessories and controller technology, system elements, and components for automated manufacturing. This is what makes EMO so attractive and draws the whole spectrum of user industries to Hannover.

As manufacturers strive to maintain their competitive edge and to satisfy their customers, they’re looking for more flexibility, better quality, new production concepts, and more resource-efficient machines than ever before.

Customers from the automotive, aerospace, engineering, electrical engineering, precision engineering and optics, metal-processing and medical technology industries all come to Hannover.

As the largest and most comprehensive metalworking trade event, EMO Hannover has become the main platform for technology providers to demonstrate their latest solutions.


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EMO 2017 Highlights


  • Over 2,200 exhibiting companies
  • ~ 2 million ft2 of exhibit space
  • 130,000+ attendees – more than 50% came from outside Germany
  • Over 110 countries represented



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Product Categories

  • manufacturing systems
  • precision tools
  • automated flow of material
  • computer technology
  • industrial electronics, sensor technology and diagnostics
  • machine tools for cutting, forming, parting and eroding
  • sheet metal and wire working machines
  • machine tools for thermal, electrochemical and other processes
  • electronic controls
  • CIM and components for flexible automation
  • assembly and manipulation systems
  • industrial robots
  • material flow and warehousing
  • precision, diamond and measuring tools
  • testing and measuring equipment
  • abrasives, coolants/lubricants
  • welding, cutting, hardening, heating equipment
  • mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronic
    accessories for metalworking



“EMO Hannover 2017 has been extremely successful for Doosan Machine Tools. As a global
enterprise, we value the outstanding international drawing power of EMO. We talked to an
enormous number of decision-makers at our stand. The really good news from our point of view
is the large number of concrete projects that have been initiated here. We signed a higher
number of orders here than ever before. We are delighted about this, and it is also a clear sign
of a favorable business climate which EMO Hannover 2017 has helped to promote.”

– Jaewon Yang, Supervisor Marketing & Strategy Team, Doosan Machine Tools Europe
GmbH, Doosan Machine Tools Co. Ltd., Seoul, South Korea


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Hannover, Germany
Hannover Exhibition Grounds


Bill Fox
Senior Director of Sales, Metalworking Events Worldwide
Hannover Fairs USA, Inc.
Phone: +1 (773) 796-4250
Fax: +1 (773) 796-4247

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