The upcoming 21st edition of K 2019 - the world's biggest trade show for the plastics and rubber industry is just around the corner. At this year's international K Trade Fair "circular economy" is one of the leading topic to be addressed by the plastics industry. Issues such as waste collection systems and collection rates, recovery methods and recycling will take the centre stage. The K 2019 edition is expected to receive a footfall of 2,30,000 visitors from more than 150 countries and around 3,500 exhibitors (including 147 from India) from over 60 countries. An ideal forum to showcase products and innovations, to make business contacts and to discuss with pioneering and innovative thinkers from science, research institutions and service providers. The international trade fair will see exhibition of plastics and rubber machinery, raw and auxiliary materials, semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastic parts under one roof.
The central topics at K Fair 2019:
Plastics industry 4.0, Plastics for sustainable development, systems integration and young professionals.
The K Trade Fair 2019 will have many specials, and visitors can look forward to few such as
- The special show "Plastics shape the Future" aims to involve both politicians and socially relevant groups, and will have demonstration and discussions on how plastics can have a sustainable impact on our planet.
- At "Science Campus" universities, colleges and scientific institutions will present their latest research on the industry and will be interacting with the audience.
- Features and interviews with leaders across various fields like medical, automotive, consumer electronics, sports, etc.
- A curated guided tour of K Fair 2019 of exhibitors on future trends by an expert professional.
Venue for K Fair 2019: The fair will be held at trade fair grounds of Messe Dusseldorf in Germany. The address for the venue is D-40474 Dusseldorf, Am Staad (Stockumer Hofe). Your entrances include North A (downstairs), North B (upstairs 1st floor), North D, East, South. Exhibitions will be organised in halls no. 1-17.
K Fair 2019 date and time:
The fair will be held from 16-23 October 2019. Timings for the exhibition is from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM.
How to get tickets for K Fair 2019
Online: Each trade visitor needs to register themselves first to buy eTickets. After successful registration, go to the online K 2019 ticket shop. Login with your registered email id and password. Then you are ready to buy your tickets. The benefits of booking online ticket are reduced online prices, ease of access to the exhibitions without wasting time at the ticket counters, and free travel with public transport to and from the trade fair in Dusseldorf (you need a print out of your ticket to use public transport).
On site: Tickets are also available on site at the event for the whole duration of the K Fair 2019.
K Fair Dates
K Fair Days
K Fair Timings
|16th Oct, 2019||Wednesday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m|
|17th Oct, 2019||Thursday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m|
|18th Oct, 2019||Friday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
|19th Oct, 2019||Saturday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
|20th Oct, 2019||Sunday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
|21st Oct, 2019||Monday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
|22nd Oct, 2019||Tuesday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
|23rd Oct, 2019||Wednesday||10:00 a.m. - 18:30 p.m.|
K Fair 2019 Location
|Fair Ground, Dusseldorf, Halls - 1 -17|
K Fair 2019 Address
|D-40474 Dusseldorf, Am Staad(Stockumer Hofe)|
For existing exhibitors: There are personalised forms for the existing user. Go to their official website. Check their online registration and click on Login button and fill out your username and password. Just add or amend the details as required. You can even log in with your LinkedIn or Facebook credentials. Your application will go directly to Messe Dusseldorf.
For new exhibitors: Visit the official website of K 2019 and go their registration page. First you need to enter your application data online in the applications forms. Once done, print the filled out forms and send them as an application to Messe Dusseldorf through mail and/or fax. Do remember to sign and stamp the forms.
For visitors: Check the official website and go to the Visitors menu and click on 'Register and edit data' option. Scroll down to see a form below. Fill in all the required details and confirm your data by clicking the "Register" button. You will then be registered for K Trade Fair.
Getting to the K Fair 2019
If arriving by air Dusseldorf Airport is the nearest to the Dusseldorf Exhibition Centre at 3 km. The airport has direct links to 190 world-wide destinations via 70 airlines. It only takes a few minutes to reach the exhibition centre either by car/taxi or by bus no. 896. The airport is also ideally situated at the proximity of the centre of Dusseldorf and many hotels. Upon reaching the arrivals hall, you will find an information stand with a lot of material on Messe Dusseldorf and its exhibition centre.
If arriving by car Take the A44 motorway, which goes directly past exhibition centre. Get down at Junction 29 - Messe/Arena and head to the two parking lots named P1 and P2. You will get a free shuttle bus from the car parks that will take you directly to the trade fair entrances. Alternatively, you can reach the Dusseldorf Exhibition Centre from Cologne within about an hour and within about an hour and a quarter from Dortmund and Aachen. The third way to reach the exhibition centre is from neighbouring Neuss, Krefeld, Monchengladbach and Moers in 30 minutes.
If arriving by caravan K Trade Fair visitors arriving by caravan can use the fair ground's caravan spaces in Car Park P1. Each space comes with individual power supply, and is located close to A41 motorway, Junction 29, and is available throughout the year. There is a separate area for showers, toilets and waste disposal. You need a code lock to access the amenities.
If arriving by local transport To get to the exhibition centre via local transport, there are two options. Take tram number U78 - MERKUR SPIEL-ARENA/Messe Nord or number U79 - Messe Ost and exit at MesseOst/Stockumer Kirchstr. You can also board bus no. 722 and exit at Messe Ost or Messe Sud/CCD. You are likely to change at two major transport hubs, namely, Hauptbahnhof (central station) and Heinrich-Heine-Allee. These stations give access to nearly all destinations in and around Dusseldorf.
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