Facts and figures about bauma

What drives the construction, building materials and mining machinery industries? For years, exhibitors and visitors have been finding answers to these questions at bauma—the world's leading trade fair. With a view to the future, we offer the international industry a common platform for profitable innovations, cross-border exchange and far-reaching perspectives. See for yourself.

Our key facts
Exhibitor directory
What the participants say
The future of the construction and mining industry
Record of Success
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Our key facts: bauma 2019 in numbers

With more than 3,500 exhibitors and nearly 630,000 visitors, we have moved the global construction, building materials and mining industries. The interplay of international enterprises, renowned experts and a well-versed audience at Munich’s trade fair center again provided impulses for the future.


m² of exhibition space


exhibitors from 62 countries and regions


visitors from over 217 countries and regions

Global reach & an outstanding offering: our record of success

Every year, the number of participants increases continuously—with good reason: nowhere else in the world can you find a comparable density of international key players, innovative problem solutions and intensive industry exchange. The consistently excellent ratings of our trade fair participants are a proof of the quality of our offer.

The highest innovation density in the industry: our exhibitors

Creating added value and driving companies forward: we owe our worldwide reputation to our high standards of innovation, which regularly attract global key players and innovation drivers to participate in bauma. Our aim is to present our visitors with the most promising solutions that the industry has to offer.

Find a selection of our 2019 exhibitors in our list of exhibitors.

Exhibitor directory

Thanks to the enormous density of high-quality and innovative industry solutions, an average of 95 % of our visitors succeed in achieving their goals at bauma.

Our visitors: decision-makers & doers from all over the world

In view of the high quality standards of innovation and relevance, it is not surprising that bauma can boast an enormous array of movers and shakers among its visitors: nearly 70 % of the visitors are decision-makers in their companies, almost a fifth of them tip the scales. bauma offers you the ideal opportunity to establish lucrative business relationships and to profitably network with the industry.

Not only our exhibitors, but also our visitors come from a wide variety of backgrounds: bauma attracts a unique combination of international visitors, some of whom travel long distances to help setting the industry’s pace—the ideal conditions for establishing far-reaching global business relationships.

bauma 2019: what the participants say

“bauma is Caterpillar’s largest enterprise trade show. Together, Caterpillar and our family of brands, along with Zeppelin Cat, have close to 13,000 square meters of exhibit space. We are featuring 64 machines, and 20 are new introductions, which is the highest number of new products Caterpillar has ever introduced at bauma. It’s a pleasure to be here with our customers, colleagues, suppliers and dealers.”
– Ramin Younessi, Group President der Construction Industries Segment—Caterpillar Inc., USA

“Every bauma is something special. But 2019 topped everything for Herrenknecht. The quality and quantity of decision-makers from our target groups were exceptional, and the response from our customers was tremendous. The exhibition never has been so global for us.”
– Dr.-Ing. E.h. Martin Herrenknecht, Chairman of the Board of Management—Herrenknecht, Germany

“bauma is the biggest stage for our industry, both in terms of the number of brands represented here and in terms of the technologies and innovations on display. We had more customers and contracts than last time. We are really pleased with this year’s bauma. Our customers came from around the world. I want to thank the bauma team for its support!”
– Phil Zhao, Brand Management—Sany Group, China

The future of the construction and mining industry: bauma 2022

Take the opportunity and secure your participation in bauma 2022. In touch with the international construction, building materials and mining industries, benefit from the following advantages:

  • valuable insights into promising technologies at the world's leading trade fair for construction machines,
  • a unique network of global business professionals and renowned experts,
  • an enormous international potential that offers your company new perspectives.

Don't miss them!

Whether as an exhibitor or visitor: participating in bauma offers unique opportunities.

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Exhibitor directory of bauma

You want to get an overview of the exhibitors at bauma? Our comprehensive list of exhibitors offers you an up-to-date overview.

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