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IFA in Berlin, the global trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances, presents the latest products and innovations in the heart of Europe‘s most important regional market. Only IFA offers such a comprehensive overview of the international market and attracts the attention of trade visitors each year from more than 100 countries.

IFA is the main meeting place for key retailers, buyers, and experts from the industry and the media. Don‘t miss the opportunity to explore emerging trends and celebrate the premieres of new technologies and products.

IFA attracts increasing trade visitor and media interest from abroad

1,500 exhibitors displayed their vast range of products and innovations on rented display areas covering 145,000 m². Overall, around 240,000 visitors attended IFA 2013.

Dr. Christian Göke, Chief Executive Officer of Messe Berlin: “We are delighted with the worldwide level of interest which this year’s event attracted and were able to welcome more than 142,000 trade visitors (+1.4%), of whom 46,000 came from abroad (+2.2%).“ Jens Heithecker, the director of IFA: “The number of international journalists attending rose to 2,360, so that IFA was able to build on its reputation with the media as the world’s most relevant event.“

Next Date

  • Sept. 05 to 10, 2014
  • Sept. 04 to 09, 2015

IFA Highlights from Into Tomorrow

IFA offers you a clear and simple structure. The seven segments feature the entire range of brands, products and innovations in all their diversity.

positive reaction of exhibitors

The exhibitors at IFA 2013 were highly satisfied. Read here the official statements of numerous exhibitors.


IFA 2013

IFA has continued to build on its high global standing in 2013. We witnessed full display halls, enthusiastic audiences and visitors, very satisfied exhibitors and an impressive worldwide media response.

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  • Order volume during IFA: more than 4 billion euros
  • Rented display space: 145,000 sqm (1,560,000 sq feet)
  • Total no. of exhibitors: 1,500
  • Total no. of attendees: 240,000
  • No. of trade visitors: 140,000
  • No. of international trade visitors: 47,000
  • No. of media representatives: 6,200
  • No. of international media representatives: 2,360
  • From... countries: 65
  • Cost of indoor space/ row stand, 2013 (EUR / m²): 191.00