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Norges Varemesse, Oslo, Norway
Messeveien 8, 2004 Lillestrom, Norway

Nor-Shipping is one of the busiest trade fairs for boats, boat accessories, shipbuilding, port equipment and offshore technology. The next Nor-Shipping edition will take place in Oslo. Plan your trip as early as possible to get a better selection of available hotels.

event information


When it comes to the ocean economy and potential, Nor-Shipping is the event presenting solutions to the global maritime industry. The trade fair is held once every 2 years in Norges Varemesse. It brings to Norway exhibiting companies from nearly 50 countries, thus demonstrating under one roof innovations and best practices from Europe, Asia, America, Africa and the Middle East.
Nor-Shipping 2019 will be staged between 4 and 7 June. It will cover approximately 21,000 sq m of exhibition area and will attract more than 15,500 trade visitors. Accompanied by a conference, round tables, technical seminars, competitions and other events, Nor-Shipping 2019 is on the agenda of the top maritime players.

Past editions

what makes this event special

What makes it special

Nor-Shipping reflects the changes in the shipping industry. As an exhibition, it is valued for its full overview of the latest maritime technological advancements. But it also gives professionals representing various business segments the platform they need to connect, share expertise and begin collaboration.
For the convenience of all participants, each of Norges Varemesse's halls, occupied by Nor-Shipping, is dedicated to a specific theme. The current 6 themes are: Blue economy and tomorrow's business solutions today, IT & navigation, Safety & rescue, Shipbuilding & repair, Maritime services & logistics and Propulsion & machinery.

what's new in this event edition

What is new for Nor-Shipping

With Nor-Shipping 2019 focusing on sustainable ocean development, the new initiative Ocean Now will certainly be among the trade fair's highlights. It will revolve around startups and innovative technology creating new possibilities. Another special event, Young@Nor-Shipping, themed The life cycle of a ship - business as usual or an ocean of opportunities?, will explore the perspectives in the maritime industry.
In addition, Nor-Shipping 2019 will feature pavilions dedicated to products, services and know-how originating from certain nations and regions. American and Canadian, African, British, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Singaporean, Spanish and Turkish companies will be represented.

quick info

Organiser:Norges Varemesse
Frequency:every 2 years
Next Edition:Nor-Shipping 2021
Sectors: Boats / Boat accessories / Shipbuilding / Port equipment / Offshore technology
Visitors:Tickets for Nor-Shipping 
Exhibitors:Exhibitor registration 

important facts

  • 900 exhibitors in 2017
  • 21,000 sq m of exhibition area
  • 48 represented countries
  • 19 national pavilions
  • 15,500 visitors
  • 150 expert speakers
  • 220 supporting events
trade fair location
Norges Varemesse location map

Norges Varemesse

Messeveien 8, 2004 Lillestrom, Norway, Oslo, Norway
Coordinates: 59.95120620727539, 11.054048538208008