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4. – 9. May 2019 Frankfurt am Main Tickets & Registration

The leading international trade fair for the meat industry

IFFA – The No. 1 for the meat industry – opens its doors again from 4 to 9 May 2019. As the sector’s foremost innovation platform, IFFA will once again bring together all players from the industry, retail trade and butcher's trade in Frankfurt am Main. Thanks to its clear focus, the world’s leading trade fair for the sector is unrivalled: everything revolves around the most valuable of all foodstuffs – meat.

Good reasons why you should come to IFFA 2019

Visitors of IFFA
  • See the innovations being shown by over 1,000 companies from 50 countries
  • Meet the market leaders at the same time and place
  • Discover the latest meat-industry trends
  • Experience the entire spectrum from manufacturing to high-tech
  • Make contacts with the international meat-industry community

‘IFFA in Frankfurt shapes the future! The biggest event of the sector, IFFA focuses on meat and offers answers to questions of topical interest.’

Klaus Schröter

‘Given the current circumstances, I am looking forward to a very special IFFA. More than ever before, technical innovations and, in particular, the digital revolution are opening up opportunities for our companies to take advantage of previously unused potential for increased efficiency.’

Herbert Dohrmann

97 % of all visitors say they are satisfied to very satisfied with the range of products and services to be seen at the fair.

70 years of IFFA – a magnet for the meat industry

Historisches Bild der IFFA

The origins of IFFA go back to 1949 when, as part of a conference of the Butchers' Association of the US Zone in Frankfurt am Main, an accompanying butchers' exhibition was organised. Messe- und Ausstellungs-GmbH of Frankfurt am Main was commissioned to hold it.

Read more about the growth of IFFA over the last decades

Video about 70 Years’ IFFA

The film shows how the fair has changed over the last seven decades. We hope you enjoy viewing it!

Visitors of IFFA

Information for visitors

Be well prepared for your IFFA visit. Here you can find opening times, admission fees and much more.

Exhibitors and visitors of IFFA

Information about exhibiting

Take part and show your latest products to visitors from all over the world. Here, you will find everything you need to know about exhibiting at IFFA 2019.

Information for journalists

Information for journalists

Here you can find your contact persons as well as press releases and printable image material of IFFA.

IFFA in Social Media

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Frankfurt daily

In the Frankfurt daily newspaper you can read about the latest product news, business insights, trends, highlights and special events of the fair.

Frankfurt daily

Take part in IFFA now

For exhibitors

All information about your presentation at IFFA.


For visitors

Secure your online ticket at the lower advance-booking price or exchange your voucher.

Buy a ticket

For journalists

Here you can apply for accreditation online for IFFA 2019.


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