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14. – 19. May 2022 Frankfurt am Main Inform now

About IFFA

With over 1,000 exhibitors from 49 countries, IFFA is the world’s leading trade fair and international meeting place for the sector. 70 % of visitors and 63 % of exhibitors come from outside Germany. Top marks for IFFA: 95 % of all visitors say they are satisfied.

IFFA at a glance

  • 1,016 exhibitors from 49 countries, including all market and technology leaders
  • The top exhibitor nations are Germany, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Denmark, France, China, Poland, the USA, Belgium
  • 1160,000 square metres of exhibition space gross (+6 %)
  • Comprehensive range from slaughtering and processing products, via packaging, to refining and sales
  • Level of internationality is at 63 %.
  • Trade visitors from the meat-processing industry, the butchers’ trade, the food retail trade, wholesalers, importers / exporters, slaughtering and dismembering operations, food and semi-luxuries industry

Facts and figures IFFA 2019

Number of visitors
Origin of visitors from outside Germany
Top 20 visitor nations
Trade visitors by encomic sectors
Occupational status
Numbers of exhibitors
Top ten exhibitor nations (excluding Germany)
Exhibitor intention to attend again
Influence on buying and procurement descisions
Main objectives of visitors
Overall assessment 2019 (IFFA visitors)

Exhibitors of IFFA 2019

Visitors and exhibitors of IFFA

In addition to an overview of all exhibitors and product groups of IFFA 2019, you find several search and filter options.

Exhibitors & Products

The product segments

  • Processing
  • Slaughtering and dismembering equipment
  • Transport and storage systems
  • Refrigeration technology
  • Automation technology
  • Supply facilities
  • Cleaning equipment, hygiene and occupational safety
  • IT solutions
  • Measuring and weighing equipment
  • Cutting
  • Packaging
  • Packing materials
  • Ingredients, spices, additives, casings
  • Presentation and sales

The IFFA 2019 in video

Associations and organisations

Kennedyallee 53
60596 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone +49 69 633 02-100
Telefax +49 69 633 02-120

Lyoner Str. 18
60528 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone +49 69 6603-1431
Telefax +49 69 6603-2431

Postfach 2951
53019 Bonn
Schedestr. 11
53113 Bonn
Telephone +49 228 26 72-50
Telefax +49 22826 72-5 55

Postfach 5920
97009 Würzburg
Telephone +49 931-352920
Telefax +49 931-3529-229

Reuterstr. 151
53113 Bonn 
Telephone +49 228 216162
Telefax +49 228 229460

Grüne Str. 40-42
60316 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone +49 69 4077-216
Telefax +49 69 4077-290

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

Food technologies – trade-fair success and expertise for the food industry  

Messe Frankfurt accompanies the dynamically growing global food industry with three international trade fairs in Argentina, Russia and Germany: international events that attract more than 2,600 exhibitors and around 120,000 visitors from all over the world.

Food Technologies global

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