• 27 – 29 September 2022
  • Exhib. Centre Düsseldorf


27th – 29th September 2022
Exhibition Center Düsseldorf

Official Supporters

AD Aluminium Deutschland
Aluminium Deutschland (AD), headquartered in Düsseldorf, was founded in its present form in Dresden in 1992. We are an association of aluminum companies that produce raw aluminum or aluminum products, also in combination with other materials. As an industry association, we represent the interests of an efficient aluminum industry and its jobs with the aim:

- To communicate the economic, ecological and technical advantages of aluminum as a material, also in competition with other materials, and thus to increase the use of the "material for tomorrow's world";
- To realize the ecological, economic and social ideas of the aluminum industry in the sense of sustainability;
- To purposefully continue on the path toward realizing sustainable, future-oriented development in the aluminum industry and in dialogue with all social groups.

European Aluminium
European Aluminium, founded in 1981 and based in Brussels, is the voice of the aluminium industry in Europe. We actively engage with decision makers and the wider stakeholder community to promote the outstanding properties of aluminium, secure growth and optimise the contribution our metal can make to meeting Europe’s sustainability challenges. Through environmental and technical expertise, economic and statistical analysis, scientific research, education and sharing of best practices, public affairs and communication activities, European Aluminium promotes the use of aluminium as a material with permanent properties that is part of the solution to achieving sustainable goals, while maintaining and improving the image of the industry, of the material and of its applications among their stakeholders. Our 80+ members include primary aluminium producers; downstream manufacturers of extruded, rolled and cast aluminium; producers of recycled aluminium and national aluminium associations are representing more than 600 plants in 30 European countries.

Industry Partners of ALUMINIUM

Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing

ACAM Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing, located on the RWTH Aachen Campus, pools resources and facilitates industry access to the additive manufacturing know-how of leading scientific and research institutions. ACAM is the one-stop shop for additive manufacturing, covering the entire process chain from design to quality control and focusing on topics such as automating the process chain, developing customized materials, increasing productivity and reducing lead times. In addition, ACAM offers opportunities for collaborative research and development, a sophisticated training and education program, and an online platform that enables industry members to build business relationships and share practical knowledge.

ALUEXPO - Meeting point of the Aluminium Industry in Eurasia

Hannover Messe Ankiros Fairs organizes the 7th International Aluminium Technology, Machinery and Products Trade Fair – ALUEXPO on 3-5 March 2022 at halls 1 and 2 of the Istanbul Expo Center. The registrations for the Aluexpo reached a record level in its history regarding exhibitors and exhibition area. It will become the biggest show ever. We would like to invite you to 7th Aluexpo Trade Fair in this positive business atmosphere that will be on stage more effective and efficient.

Don’t forget to pre-register for fast and safe entry to the fair ground!

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI)

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) is a global non-profit standards setting and certification organisation. We bring together producers, users and stakeholders in the aluminium value chain with a commitment to maximise the contribution of aluminium to a sustainable society. Working together, we aim to collaboratively foster responsible production, sourcing and stewardship of aluminium.  


CECOF was founded in 1972 as a European association platform for the thermo processing industry. Since then, CECOF has developed into the respected voice and lobby organisation of the the industry in Europe. Against the background of common interests, it was decided in 2019 to open up to companies of the metallurgical plant construction sector and to change the name to CECOF - The European Committee of Industrial Furnace, Heating and Metallurgical Equipment Associations. CECOF represents the industry's interest vis-à-vis national and European institutions, sets and harmonises national rules, regulations and standards and elaborates technical guidelines. Attractive platforms are provided by organising events and supporting exhibition activities.


CEMAFON - The European Foundry Equipment Suppliers Association (founded in 1972) is the respected voice and lobby organisation of the European manufacturers of foundry machinery and plants, furnaces and products for the foundry industry. It incorporates about all relevant manufacturers of this kind of equipment. CEMAFON represents its members' interests in economic as well as technical and trade issues and is dealing intensively with the harmonisation of national rules, regulations and standards in Europe concerning the safety of foundry machinery and equipment.

CRU - World Aluminium Conference 2022

CRU’s Aluminium team provides in-depth market analysis, forecasts, and price assessments for the global aluminium industry. Our aluminium market analysis focuses on supply and demand fundamentals, price dynamics and forecasts for the entire value chain, including upstream and downstream markets.

Combining 1000s of hours’ worth of research compiled over many years we have created the virtual Aluminium Industry Training Course, which is a complete and detailed introduction into the workings of the global aluminium and raw materials markets. Demystifying market, technological and financial issues, this three-day course provides cost- and time-effective coaching from the most respected aluminium brand in the industry, suitable for seasoned executives and new entrants alike.

To register, simply click the link below.

European Research Association for Magnesium (EFM e.V.)

The EFM is a Magnesium Research Association of European companies
founded at Aalen University in the southern part of Germany in 1991.
The membership is open for companies as magnesium foundries,
suppliers of extruded material, machine and part suppliers, suppliers of furnaces, companies of surface finishing and systems suppliers.

Our goal is to encourage an increased industrial use of magnesium applications via supporting research and development projects in cooperation with other Universities and Institutes.

For an improved exchange of experiences among others our annual User- and Automotive Seminar as well as working groups have been established.

European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA) e.V.

The European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA) is the international body representing companies engaged in the rolling and rewinding of alufoil and in the manufacture of aluminium closures, alufoil semi-rigid containers and of all kind of flexible packaging. Its more than 100 members include companies in Western, Central and Eastern Europe. The association's activities on behalf of its members include the compilation and sharing of statistical information, market research, and promoting aluminium foil and developing the interests of the industry with third parties. Sustainability issues are also high on the agenda for both aluminium foil and flexible packaging.


FUNDIGEX, the Spanish Association for Foundries and Casting Equipment Manufacturers, is a nonprofit organisation founded in 1985, which comprises companies belonging to the entire value chain of the Spanish Foundry Industry. Our main objective is to improve the competitiveness of our companies through cooperation, mainly in the field of internationalisation, but also within many other areas of interest to the sector. FUNDIGEX is recognised by and works closely with official regional and national bodies as well as international institutions in order to provide a broad range of services to its member companies.

Global Aluminium Foil Roller Initiative

The Global Aluminium Foil Roller Initiative (GLAFRI) is the organization which coordinates worldwide actions to promote market development, stimulate innovation and present a unified approach to sustainability issues for the aluminium foil roller industry. Members benefit from being part of a vast global network of leading players, sharing ideas and solutions to common challenges, generate accurate market statistics and develop marketing initiatives for the industry.

GSB International

GSB International is the first quality association for the coating of aluminium building parts world-wide. The independent testing of coating plants, coating material and pre-treatment chemicals according to the GSB quality regulations guarantees highest quality as per the state of the art and even beyond. GSB is a reliable partner for building contractors, architects and metal construction companies.

Turkish Aluminium Industrialists Association (TALSAD)

Turkish Aluminium Industrialists Association (TALSAD), established on March 15, 1971, is one of the oldest industry associations in Turkey. TALSAD is celebrating its 50th year and since its establishment, it has developed its membership by reaching a large base of members and a wider national and international network through its membership of European Aluminium, and several memberships of leading national industry organizations.

TALSAD aims to assist the growth and development of the aluminium market, to facilitate innovation and advanced technology implementations, to raise awareness and improve health, safety and environment consciousness, and to implement training and education programs to increase the use and applicability of aluminium by organizing fairs and industry events. 

Verband für die Oberflächenveredelung von Aluminium e.V. (VOA)

The Verband für die Oberflächenveredelung von Aluminium e. V. (Association for the Surface Finishing of Aluminium). (VOA) is a trade association that networks the surface finishing industry in Germany. It represents the interests of its members in politics and business, supports them in technical issues in cooperation with research and testing institutes, universities and associations, and is a strong partner in education, training and further education. In addition, the VOA is the general licensee of the internationally recognised quality marks QUALANOD and QUALICOAT and awards its own quality mark QUALISTRIP.

Media Partners of ALUMINIUM

Aluminium International Today

Aluminium International Today (AIT) is the leading bi-monthly English language journal dedicated to all sectors and regions of the international aluminium manufacturing and processing industry. With more than 30 years’ experience, AIT is committed to delivering up-to date global news, events, and statistics, as well as more detailed technical articles, company and country profiles, conference reports and regular regional economic briefings. The journal has changed dramatically since its formation and now publishes news regularly on its website: www.aluminiumtoday.com as well as a free weekly newsletter, which is sent to the inbox of more than 24,000 industry professionals. In addition, AIT can be found discussing the latest industry news and views on social media sites such as Twitter and LinkedIn and on the Aluminium: ON AIR Podcast, which highlights the challenges faced across the sector and growing green technology trends.

Aluminium Journal

International ALUMINIUM Journal deals with all facets of aluminium’s value chain from the production of the metal via its processing through to recycling. The editorial focus is on smelting and semis production including the suppliers of plant, equipment and technology. Consideration is given to economic, technical and environmental/ecological topics as well as other aspects that affect the metal and its product applications in the different target markets. Aluminium relevant research articles from companies and institutes are also published. The publication is thus of particular interest to smelters and remelters, semis producers, foundries, fabricators and converters, metal traders, semis stock holders and research facilities. International ALUMINIUM Journal is distributed worldwide. Articles that are of global interest are published in English or bilingual (German and English).

Aluminium Kurier

ALUMINIUM KURIER is one of the leading trade newspapers in the aluminum and nonferrous metals sector in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The trade newspaper is published every 2 months in print and as an e-paper, plus various themed issues. A monthly newsletter and the alu-news.de platform provide you with the latest information from the aluminum industry - all completely free of charge. At alu-news.de we offer you the ideal platform for manufacturers and buyers of semi-finished products and sheet, profiles and castings. Metal traders and buyer markets such as automotive, construction, solar industry, mechanical engineering or electrical engineering obtain their information from here.

Aluminium Lieferverzeichnis

For almost 50 years, the annually published Aluminium Supply Directory has been regarded as the leading international reference work for the aluminium industry by buyers in the core and key industries, in the contract work segment, by experts and inspectors as well as at association and chamber levels.

With its contemporary format, it meets the justified expectations of users who need a quick and targeted overview of suppliers of raw materials, metallurgical products, semi-finished and semi-manufactured products, light metal trade, finished products, plant & mechanical engineering, aluminium processing and the wide field of services such as consulting and expert opinions.

Aluminium Praxis

Aluminium Praxis is the trade journal for industrial and craft companies in German-speaking countries and the Benelux countries that process aluminum and use it as a material. Aluminium Praxis provides information on the range of semi-finished products and their new developments and the technologies, machines and tools used in the processing of aluminum from the semi-finished product to the finished product: Casting, heat treatment, cutting, joining, stamping, bending, surface treatment ...

User reports provide the practical reference and current industry news and economic reports round off the reporting of Aluminium Praxis. Digitally Aluminium Praxis reports at alu-web.de and in the weekly newsletter.


About Our Magazines Win&ARTProje Magazine; it is intended for the PVC construction sector, which includes the Door, Window, Roof, Facade, Glass, Insulation product group. Published every 2 months. The number of prints is 5,000. ALU&Art Magazine; it is intended for the Aluminum construction sector, which includes the Door, Window, Roof, Facade, Glass, Insulation product group. Published every 2 months. The number of prints is 5,000. Both Win&ArtProje and Alu&Art Magazines reach domestic and foreign companies, architects, civil engineers, large-scale construction companies, construction sites, institutions and organizations (chambers of commerce, chambers of industry, chambers of architects and engineers, etc.) related to the sector, and are also distributed at domestic and international building fairs. E-Magazine You can view all of our magazines on our websites, Calameo, Turkcell Dergilik, Vodafone Dmags, Türk Telekom E-dergi applications. Social Media : Winartaluartdergileri Facebook / Youtube / Instagram / Linkedin Fairs Our magazines are distributed in all door, window, glass, aluminum and building fairs held throughout Turkey.

Digital Engineering Magazin -Solutions for designers, developers and engineers

In the DIGITAL ENGINEERING magazine, designers and decision-makers will find everything they need for the development, design and operation of complex, technical products and systems as they occur in the manufacturing industry - including mechanical and plant engineering, production technology or the automotive industry. The trade magazine promotes interdisciplinary understanding across the entire industrial value creation process, i.e. from digital product development to digital production.

Digital Manufacturing - Establishment and optimisation of IT-supported production processes

The magazine focuses on fundamentals, methods, technical trends, solutions (IT, industrial components and machine tools) and practical application examples for the entire process chain in industrial production.

DIGITAL MANUFACTURING magazine communicates which productivity advantages can be achieved through powerful solutions (IT, industrial components and machine tools) in production, which solutions and which suppliers are represented on the market.

Foundry-Planet GmbH

No. 1 online portal for the foundry industry - known worldwide ! 

Foundry-planet.com is the international B2B internet portal created specifically for foundries, diecasters, foundry industry suppliers, consultants, students and buyers of metal and light metal castings. Since its launch in 2005, it has grown steadily to become the strongest digital format for foundry-oriented industries. In particular, information transfer, reach and digital selection for an extremely exciting traget group far beyond the foundry field.


With the trade journals Galvanotechnik and PLUS, Leuze Verlag has been providing technical information for specialists in the field of surface treatment and PCB production at the highest level monthly for more than 110 years. This includes not only detailed technical articles and essays on the latest technical developments by authors from all over the world and an extensive job market, but also practical information and reports on companies, events, patents, company addresses and association news. More than 140 technical and textbooks round off the extensive range and offer technical information for practitioners, scientists, students and pupils. From elementary basics to highly specialized process technologies, they leave no question unanswered. Always up to date: www.leuze-verlag.de

IPCM International Paint&Coating Magazine

The smart journal about surface treatments. Bimonthly technical magazine for the industry of surface treatments and organic and inorganic finishes. The magazine is available in two languages: Italian and English. ipcm provides technical, scientific and practical information on all types of surface treatment in the general industry: liquid coatings, powder coatings, coil coating, pre-treatment/cleaning, electroplating, anodic oxidation, thin films, PVD, CVD and sputtering, paint stripping, shotblasting, sandblasting, chemicals, raw materials, pigments, paints and coatings, measurement technologies, checks and laboratory tests, material handling, application plants, coating systems, IR/UV technology. The magazine offers exclusive and original content and case studies about painting and coating technologies, up-to-date information on products, success stories, market insights, reviews of events and trade shows.


 INDUSTRIEMAGAZIN is by far the most read magazine by the producing industry in Austria, has been published since 1990 and monthly reaches 31,000 decision-makers with a circulation of 23,000 print copies according to a certified audience analysis. Online, INDUSTRIEMAGAZIN is represented on www.industriemagazin.at and generates 200,000 page views with more than 140,000 users per month. Additionally, the newsletter “Weekly Briefing” reaches 14,000 subscribers twice a week. Also, the “Digital Deep Dive” focuses on a specific topic every month, shedding light on it by the introduction of reports, analyses, videos, podcasts and a fully packed topic-specific newsletter revolving around the focus topic. INDUSTRIEMAGAZIN news, the first weekly news program, that provides insight into the diverse world of the domestic industry, complements the information offer supplied by INDUSTRIEMAGAZIN, with an up-to-date overview of current events that move the industry completed with expert interviews. 

KEM Konstruktion, Industrieanzeiger (Konradin Mediengruppe)

The industry division of the Konradin Media Group comprises 18 media brands for decision-makers in industry and consists of specialist media, many of which have been at home in their markets for decades and enjoy the trust of companies and advertisers. Our target groups are the decision-makers in the central sectors of industry or, as specialists, use focused information in important sub-sectors or innovative growth areas. Predominantly in the target sectors of electrical engineering, food and nutrition, automotive engineering, precision mechanics/optics, mechanical and plant engineering, medical technology, metal production/processing as well as the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. As a network for industrial communication, we enable a cross-media, target group-specific approach in print and online, via events and media partnerships, lead generation through to corporate publishing. Konradin Media Group is your competent partner for integrated communication with your customers.

Light Metal Age

Light Metal Age (LMA) is the pre-eminent magazine of the aluminum industry. In 2022, LMA celebrates its 80th year of continuous publication. The iconic magazine is well-known for presenting new technology and developments in the aluminum field.

Aluminum is the lightweight champion of the world. Due to its dynamic qualities, there are few fields of applications where aluminum is not suitable for use. Currently, aluminum continues to experience a surge in growth, with OEMs seeking to lightweight their vehicles to address international standards and increased customer awareness regarding sustainability and environmental impact. These developments—along with significant advances in aerospace, building and construction, beverage and packaging, marine, solar, and other industries—point to a strong future for the aluminum industry.

Available in both print and digital format, LMA is a bi-monthly magazine that covers the entire value chain of the aluminum industry—from primary production to semi-fabrication, including extrusion, rolling, and associated downstream fabrication, such as finishing, machining, and joining.

Metaal Magazine & Recycling International

Metaal Magazine provides objective and reliable information about technical products or services that are important for metalworking and processing. Our readers, your target audience - want reliable and objective information because with this information they make decisions concerning investments. Or influence this decision. Our readers are mostly entrepreneurs. Recycling International is the leading provider of recycling-related information and an invaluable trade publication for the global recycling industry. The publication is extremely well targeted, reaching highly-qualified decision-makers who have control over many or all aspect of company/organisation budgets, including owners, managers and other professionals or executives and professionals with middle or higher level of technical education.


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VDI nachrichten

For 100 years, VDI nachrichten has been Germany's authority publication for engineers on topics related to technology, business and society.

The “new VDI nachrichten” 2022 takes an even more digital, up-to-date and multimedia approach.

It is always in tune with innovative trends and technologies—based on exclusive research. Current daily additional articles on vdi-nachrichten.com, the weekly news Alert VDI-nachrichten digital, and every two weeks the VDI nachrichten newspaper issue keep technology decision-makers informed and offer multifaceted, attractive communication options. Reach out to Germany's

most innovative occupationals.

For more information: www.vdi-nachrichten.media/