INTERALPIN: The leading investment platform for alpine technologies
INTERALPIN, held every two years, has continuously increased exhibitor and visitor figures, and has grown to become the world’s leading trade fair for all key players in the Alpine technologies industry, for both summer and winter use. With around 26,400 trade visitors from over 85 countries INTERALPIN 2017 set a record once again.
The great importance of this trade fair for the industry is an indicator of the quality of the trade visitors: Approximately two thirds were decision-makers and approximately 75 % came to INTERALPIN 2017 with concrete investment plans.
Trade visitors attended from established markets such as the USA, France, Italy, Switzerland Austria or Germany but also from emerging markets such as Argentina, Chile, Russia, Kazakhstan and China. Such a high-degree of internationality, i.e. around 60 %, is really unique for alpine technology trade fairs and it highlights the importance of INTERALPIN as the leading and most international investment platform for the cable car industry.
The high level of internationality also applies to the exhibitors: The exhibitors, totaling approximately 650 – from leading players to new start-ups – came from approximately 50 countries in 2017. This strength of INTERALPIN combined with the successful and dynamic Alpine region creates a continuously growing breeding ground for industry mainstays in the region.
When it came to visitor satisfaction with the exhibitors’ range on offer, INTERALPIN 2017 was extremely impressive, especially on account of the many new products, an overview of the industry as a whole, the comprehensive range of products and the presence of all the key players in the industry. This is why visitors awarded INTERALPIN 2017 top marks, i.e. approximately 95 %. INTERALPIN is doing everything to continue this success. It will be the central platform again in 2019 with the latest developments in the industry.