International Processing Trade Fair for Powder, Bulk Solids, Fluids and Liquids

26 - 28 September 2023 // Nuremberg, Germany

POWTECH 2023 at a glance

The bulk solids and conveyor technology industry will come together from 26 - 28 September 2023 in the halls of the Nuremberg Exhibition Centre. POWTECH is Europe’s leading trade fair for mechanical process engineering and bulk solids technology. Established businesses and innovative start-ups alike use the event to present a broad spectrum of technological solutions for producing, processing and handling powders, granulates, fluids, liquids and bulk goods.

Importantly, POWTECH 2023 highlights industry-specific trends in conveyor technology and mechanical process engineering, providing a compact but comprehensive insight into the latest developments. The trade fair acts as a platform for countless exhibitors and visitors, allowing them to discuss dispensing systems, process engineering, screening technology and much more.

Overview of most important information about the bulk solids trade fair:

Take a look at the review of POWTECH 2019 to see just how popular and relevant this event is in the bulk solids industry:

  • The trade fair featured 820 exhibitors and attracted over 14,100 visitors, including 5,600 international visitors from 79 different countries
  • Visitors from the machinery and plant engineering sector made up the largest proportion of visitors with 30%, followed by chemistry with 23%.
  • 94% of visitors were decision-makers or involved in their businesses’ purchasing and procurement decisions.
  • Among the exhibitors, 40% represented companies that produced equipment and process components, followed by basic processes for powder and bulk solids at 32%.
  • 94% of the companies represented were able to establish new business relations in the bulk solids industry, while 95% of exhibitors successfully reached their most important target group.

The topics at POWTECH: innovative solutions for everything from mixing and dispensing systems to powder processing and screening technology

Across three days, POWTECH attracts high-ranking decision-makers from the conveyor technology industry who are looking to establish new business relations and decide on investments. Leading players in the bulk goods industry come to showcase their innovative solutions in process engineering and present the latest trends and future technologies in conveyor technology and bulk solids handling. For more inspiration, take a look at the range of products on show at the trade fair for mechanical process engineering. The topics covered at POWTECH range from mixing and dispensing systems to powder processing and screening technology. Meet the leaders of the bulk solids sector in countless application industries, from chemicals, pharmaceuticals and plastics to food-feed, fluids and environmental engineering.

Expert Forum, guided tours and Networking Pavilion – the programme for POWTECH 2022

The trade fair for conveyor technology also has a diverse programme of events. Mechanical process engineering is full of dynamic processes, including analysis, shredding, screening, fluidising, mixing, conveying, storage, granulation, dispensing and compacting. POWTECH will showcase solutions for all of these. The event is the undisputed number-one trade fair for powder, granulate and bulk solids technologies.

Enjoy exciting discussions with industry representatives at the Expert Forum stagetalks. Here, thought leaders from the bulk material sector will present practical solutions and discuss forward-thinking strategies for your processes. Free of charge and with no need to register, the stagetalks are perfect for expanding your knowledge thanks to the expertise and insights of our specialists.

In addition, POWTECH 2022 offers a series of guided tours (registration required). These provide exciting insights into relevant topics like explosion protection and more. Be sure to experience another popular highlight at the trade fair: the spectacular live explosions on the grounds of the exhibition centre that are loved by visitors and exhibitors alike.

The international meeting of bulk solids associations is the place to find answers to questions on the future of exporting, cooperation and innovation, with discussion led by the DSIV and international bulk material bodies. Make sure to also visit the “Innovation made in Germany” pavilion! This is where start-ups and young businesses from Germany showcase their clever ideas and solutions for the bulk solids industry. Take the opportunity to find out about the latest trends being made in Germany.

Preparing for your visit to the bulk solids trade fair:

POWTECH is where industry visitors come to find exactly the innovative solutions and cutting-edge technologies in mechanical process engineering that they are looking for. Countless exciting opportunities await you at the bulk solids trade fair. Our tips can help make your participation in the event a success:

Planning your trade fair experience – an overview of the industries showcased at POWTECH

Which industries are represented at POWTECH? Our industry guide provides a compact overview of the user industries represented at POWTECH 2022. It will help you find the exhibitors who specialise in your sector quickly and easily.

Find your way at POWTECH – download the floor plan now!

The floor plan provides a clear overview of the exhibition centre and everything that POWTECH 2022 in Nuremberg has to offer. More detailed plans are also available to download.

Enjoy POWTECH 2022 safely – our hygiene concept

It goes without saying that the safety of exhibitors and visitors will be of utmost priority at the trade fair. Here you will find a summary of the most important hygiene measures so that you can enjoy the event safely.

Travel and hotels – tips for your stay

Here you can find information about how to reach Nuremberg. Whether by car, train or plane, the exhibition centre is well connected and has good parking facilities. This makes it easy for you to get to POWTECH. Plan your journey to POWTECH now. You can also find useful information about staying in Nuremberg, while the NürnbergMesse’s own hotel booking platform will help you find the perfect place to stay.

Do you have any questions about POWTECH? We are here for you!

Whether you have questions about registration, ticket sales or on-site services, or need individual tips on preparing for the trade fair in Nuremberg, we will be happy to help you plan your visit. Take a look at our POWTECH FAQs, to find compact answers to frequently asked questions.