Facts & Figures
  • State capital Stuttgart (50%)
  • State of Baden-Württemberg (50%)
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the Stuttgart region (silent partner)
  • Chamber of Trade for the Stuttgart Region (silent partner)
  • Ulrich Kromer von Baerle (Management Representative)
  • Roland Bleinroth
Supervisory board 
  • Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board: Minister Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut
  • Total number of members of the supervisory board: 13 
    5 seats each for the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg and the State Capital Stuttgart, 2 for the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of the Stuttgart Region, and 1 for the Chamber of Crafts of the Stuttgart Region
Business Units 
  • M+A - Trade Fairs + Exhibitions
  • Stuttgart Trade Fair Services & Sales
  • MSI - Messe Stuttgart International
  • ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart / Guest Events
Trade fair grounds 
  • 120,000 m² exhibition space divided into seven halls, each with 10,500 m² of hall space, a multifunctional trade fair and event hall with 26,800 m², hall 10 with 14,600 m² and a hall in the ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart with 4,900 m²
Total return (2019) 
  • about 125 million Euro
Exhibitors (2019) 
  • 22.091 exhibitors
Visitors (2019) 
  • 1.167.000 million visitors
Trade fairs (2019) 
  • 58
  • 363


Messe Stuttgart is a member of the following associations and organisations of international trade fair business.