GaLaBau is the world’s most comprehensive survey of products for the design, construction and maintenance of urban and open green spaces. With 1,253 exhibitors and more than 72,000 visitors, GaLaBau is Europe’s leading trade fair for the sector. The complete product range for the design, construction and maintenance of green spaces fills twelve exhibition halls.
Once again, the core area at GaLaBau was the machinery segment, with half of all exhibitors presenting maintenance and construction machines. Around 35% of exhibitors came from the segments building materials, natural stone, pavers, patio coverings, plants, seeds and similar. And about 15% of exhibitors covered special areas like playground equipment, street furniture or golf course construction and maintenance.
The exhibitors couldn’t have given their industry event better marks: 93% rated the overall success of their trade fair participation positively and reached their most important target groups. Almost all forged new business contacts, while 90% expect substantial follow-on business from the event. Of the companies polled, 92% have already decided that they will be exhibiting again at GaLaBau 2020.