Fakuma 2023

Plastics and rubber processing
Oct 17, 2023 - Oct 21, 2023
Messe Friedrichshafen, Friedrichshafen, Germany
Neue Messe 1
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Fakuma 2023 will be the 28th edition of the globally acclaimed trade show for plastics processing. It will be staged at Messe Friedrichshafen from 17 to 21 October 2023. After the restart of the international event in 2021 with innovations by 1470 exhibiting companies from 39 nations, the industry is enthusiastic about the next Fakuma.

As always, the future-oriented trade fair will resonate with the transformation of the plastics processing industry. Fakuma Friedrichshafen will deliver injection moulding, extrusion technology, thermoforming and forming technology, 3D printing and process engineering solutions in the context of digitalisation, sustainability, efficiency and circular economy for plastic products. At Fakuma 2023 visitors will find a wide range of machines and equipment, tools and parts, raw materials and semi-finished products, compounds, additives, extruders.

The Fakuma 2023 experience will be enriched by a programme of expert talks and technical presentations. The discussion topics will cover the most pressing issues and upcoming trends in the plastics sector - from EU regulations to novel production solutions, recycling and upcycling concepts related to plastic materials.

With nearly all participants coming from other regions and countries, hotels in Friedrichshafen and in the Lake Constance area will be in high demand for the Fakuma 2023 dates. We at ExpoBeds provide a reliable and affordable booking service for your business trip. Our team has established partnerships with hotels near Messe Friedrichshafen and has negotiated room discounts for Fakuma attendees. Contact us with your accommodation requirements and we will find the right Fakuma 2023 hotel offers for your company representatives.


Established in 1981, Fakuma in Friedrichshafen is among the most highly rated trade shows for plastics processing. The event is held on an annual basis, with the exception of K Fair's years. Each edition of Fakuma occupies the entire Messe Friedrichshafen, where a total of 1470 exhibitors from 39 countries showcased their products in 2021.
Fakuma 2023 is set to take place on 17 - 21 October, welcoming professional visitors from across the globe.

Past editions

What makes it special

When it comes to injection moulding technology, extrusion and thermoforming, Fakuma is definitely the place to be, as it covers all their aspects. In addition, it gives participants accurate predictions of the future of the plastics processing industry through special shows, forums and workshops.
Now on its 28th edition, Fakuma Friedrichshafen is praised for its internationality and engaging and friendly atmosphere. Many professionals find that it is easier to approach potential partners, suppliers or customers at Fakuma compared to other trade events.

Quick info

Organiser:P. E. Schall GmbH & Co. KG
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:Fakuma 2024 
Sectors: Plastics and rubber processing
Visitors:Tickets for Fakuma
Exhibitors:Exhibitor registration

Important facts

  • 1470 Fakuma exhibitors in 2021
  • 40% international exhibitors
  • 39 represented countries
  • 85,000 sq m of exhibition area
Trade fair location
Messe Friedrichshafen location map

Messe Friedrichshafen

Neue Messe 1, Friedrichshafen, Germany
Coordinates: 47.67827 , 9.5073

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