Messe Frankfurt Istanbul, which has been operating since 40 to contribute to the exports of our country by increasing the participation of Turkish companies in more than 150 fairs organized by Messe Frankfurt in 2000 different cities every year, celebrates its 20th anniversary.
Messe Frankfurt, which has the title of the oldest fair company in the world with its 780 years of history, is also the world's largest fair, congress and event organizer with its own fairground. Messe Frankfurt employs 190 people worldwide, with 30 subsidiaries serving 2600 countries. Messe Frankfurt organizes more than 150 fairs each year, half of which are outside of Germany, and is a public institution, 60% of which is owned by the Municipality of Frankfurt and 40% by the State of Hessen. Messe Frankfurt Istanbul International Fairs Company Limited, Turkish firms to increase their participation in international trade fairs, to strengthen and to promote Turkey's owned workforce potential and sector opportunities outside world order was established in 2000.
During the past 20 years, Messe Frankfurt Istanbul;
- Participation of more than 3.000 Turkish companies as a participant in at least 1 international trade fair
- Over 50.000 Turkish citizens visit at least 1 trade fair abroad
- More than 100 trade fairs in the automotive, textiles, consumer goods and building technology sectors of Turkey's leading exporters union, especially, national associations and joint participation in projects with rooms
- Texworld Istanbul fair organization between 2014-2016
- Automechanika Istanbul fair organization since 2001
- Motobike Istanbul fair organization since 2015
- Determination of Turkey as a partner country at the ISH 2017
- In 2019, 659 companies participated in Frankfurt fairs alone.
- In 2019, 44.645 m² of exhibition space owned by Turkish companies only at Frankfurt fairs
- First among the countries represented by over 2020 Turkish companies at Heimtextil 300 fair
As not only for the exhibition industry, it is located in Turkey's major milestones that contributed to the different business lines and export.
Messe Frankfurt's specifically designed to reflect the best of the corporate brand image, Istanbul, project management office building on the Anatolian side, sales, marketing and corporate communications, Messe with its expert staff working in human resources and accounting departments Frankfurt Istanbul family, Turkey It has been successfully organizing the Automechanika Istanbul and Motobike Istanbul fairs for years, and continues its marketing and sales activities to ensure the participation of Turkish companies in trade fairs around the world.
Messe Frankfurt Istanbul Managing Partner Tayfun Assistance: "Messe Frankfurt Messe Frankfurt Istanbul 20 years we have been conducting operations in Turkey. Our country has a great potential in sectors such as automotive, textile, construction and food, and domestic manufacturers need to increase their exports by opening up to new markets. In fact, Turkey's our journey with a very well-established firm of Messe Frankfurt office goes back more being installed. As Messe Frankfurt Istanbul office started our work, we started to act as a bridge for companies and naturally the bond between our exhibitors and our company became stronger.
Since 2001, the world's 3rd Great Automotive Industry Exhibition Automechanika Istanbul, since 2015, is Turkey's first and only Motorcycle, Bicycle and Accessories Fair MotoBike Istanbul we organize the fair. One of the major building blocks of Turkey we contribute to the development and potential of SMEs, which reveal. It makes us proud to see that many companies we serve have grown over time and become effective players in the international market. "
In addition to its commercial activities, Messe Frankfurt Istanbul continues to support many social responsibility projects for years. Long years sailing in Turkey with ongoing sponsorship agreements and providing a major contribution to the development of motorsport, education and social responsibility projects given the financial and operational support for environmental awareness.
Işın Sağlam, Managing Partner of Messe Frankfurt Istanbul: “Messe Frankfurt is the oldest organization company in the world with a history of 780 years, sustainability is currently the company policy of the company in every sense and the secret of its existence for such a long time. The social, economic and ecological aspects of sustainability are essential components of our business, and this understanding is reflected in the various activities of our company all over the world. In addition to our worldwide activities, we continue to organize our fairs in Istanbul, taking into account environmental factors. We manage not only our organizations, but also our internal activities and business travels in this direction.
This year, as the Istanbul office of a well-established company like Messe Frankfurt, we are celebrating our 20th anniversary. As we continue our efforts for the financial development of our company, participating companies and our country in the coming years, we position our sustainable living policy at the focus of our motivation for the future. "
Although it has entered its 20th anniversary during an ongoing pandemic, Messe Frankfurt Istanbul continues to work with the same dedication to ensure the participation of Turkish companies in the fairs to be held in the next period. Messe Frankfurt, which continues its activities with physical, digital and hybrid fair organizations organized in different parts of the world, believes that Turkish companies will continue to increase their participation in fairs for years in 2021, in the fair organizations that will continue in both physical and digital environment.