Joint trade show booths enable SMEs access to new markets. With low investment costs, companies can analyze the competition and make new contacts. German companies are eligible to receive funding from the federal and state governments for their participation at trade shows.
Berlin Partner for Business and Technology offers consulting for all trade show funding and organizational matters. On behalf of Berlin’s government, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology organizes informational and joint booths at international shows in Germany and abroad.
Federal government trade show support
The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) supports participation at selected trade shows in Germany for new companies. You will find further information about the program in the economic development section of the Bundesamt für Wirtschaft und Ausfuhrkontrolle web site.
The BMWi and the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (BMELV) supports company participation at selected international trade shows and exhibitions, as well as German industry exhibitions abroad. Learn more about the program at AUMA - Ausstellungs- und Messeausschuss, as part of the Deutschen Wirtschaft e.V.
The federal government supports the export of technology in the renewable energies through a special program for participation in trade shows in Germany and abroad. Read more about the AUMA - Ausstellungs- und Messe-Ausschuss der Deutschen Wirtschaft e.V. program and the Deutschen Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena).