International Events

Automechanika Frankfurt

8-12 September 2020
Frankfurt, Germany

Automechanika Frankfurt is one of the leading global aftermarket trade shows, with the last edition in 2018 welcoming over 134,000 visitors.

SMMT will be organising the UK pavilion at Automechanika Frankfurt 2020, giving exhibitors the choice to have fully furnished stands or to use their own designs.

Feedback from 2018

The exhibitors on the UK pavilion reported an average per company of £168,000 business wins with the feedback:

  • ‘Most significant Automechanika’
  • ‘Good quality leads’
  • Recommend Automechanika Frankfurt due to the ‘networking, meeting existing suppliers, education’
  • ‘Good platform to catch up with customers and suppliers’
  • ‘Good mix of visitors from around the globe’
  • ‘Best truck component show’
  • ‘If they (the UK company) is exporting this is the best show’
  • ‘The key show to meet new and current customers’
  • ‘Large show with many networking opportunities’

Typical company profile for joining the UK pavilion

  • Aftermarket company either experienced or new to exporting
  • Open to engaging with stakeholders prior to the event (e.g. DIT Germany)
  • UK registered company
  • Business wins and exports will be recorded as from the UK


Two options are available:

1. Shell scheme – SMMT organises a basic fully furnished stand for the exhibitor including services such as electricity and cleaning
£460 +VAT per sqm

2. Space only – exhibitor organisers their stand themselves including services such as electricity, cleaning and carpets
£320 +VAT per sqm

Other fees:

€585 +VAT: compulsory Messe Frankfurt Media package fee
€3.55 +VAT per sqm: compulsory Messe Frankfurt environment and AUMA fee
£750 +VAT: SMMT non-member management fee (not applicable for SMMT members)
£350 +VAT: Corner fee

Next steps

For more information please contact