Why Essen?

Situated in the heart of industrial Europe, Essen is home to approximately 200 industrial and manufacturing companies from industries including chemicals, food and beverage, medical, automotive, defence, consumer goods, telecommunications, construction, infrastructure, energy and more; with over 40,000 employees from the manufacturing sector based in this area.

Centrally located between Rotterdam, (the marine capital of Europe), Hanover and Frankfurt, Essen provides an excellent hub for visitors from these areas, who represent engineers and buyers from key markets of interest within the lubricant community.

An attractive and accessible venue for local, national and international visitors, Messe Essen is also conveniently located just 20 minutes away from Dusseldorf Airport.