|International Trade Fair Essen is held in Germany from 29th January to 1st February. Around 1400 exhibitors present their latest products and services for the green sector where the proportion of foreign exhibitors is steadily increasing. The fair consists of four sectors - "Plants", "Technology", "Floriculture", "Sales Promotion".
In the "Plants" section, exhibitors will present blossoming pot plants hydrocultures and vegetables, tree nursery plants and perennial plants as well as cut flowers, bonsai, soils, peats and substrates as well as seeds and flower bulbs.
The "Technology" exhibition section will encompass products from the fields of greenhouse construction, measurement and control technology as well irrigation and drainage installations, cooling technology, tree nursery requisites, fruit and vegetable cultivation.
The range on offer in the "Floriculture" exhibition section will include the following products: florists\' requisites, arts and crafts, decoration, candles, dry and silk flowers, wickerwork, ornamental flowerpots.
The "Sales Promotion" section will be integrated into the other three exhibition sections.
Around 60 000 trade visitors expected at the end of January will be given an all-round view of the latest new developments in international horticulture and important impulses for making decisions on investments.