R+T impressively confirmed its position as a leading world trade fair. 888 exhibitors from all corners of the world (2012: 816) showcased themselves and their products and services in 2015 in Stuttgart, resulting in an increase of foreign exhibitors compared to 2012 from 66 to 73 percent. In addition to the big exhibitor countries such as Italy, France and the Netherlands, new countries such as Ireland, Latvia, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates and Romania were also represented in 2015.
The 59,057 visitors also came from all corners of the globe: They travelled from 131 countries. A total of 54 percent of the visitors came from abroad, 79 percent of them from Europe.