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Thermotec 2022 concludes on a high note

7 Jun 2022

Thermotec, the largest and the only exhibition in the field of industrial furnaces and related technology in Japan, was held from 1ー3 June, 2022 at the Tokyo Big Sight.

Since its launch in 1993, the show has established its reputation as an indispensable business platform for manufacturers, suppliers, users and researchers.

The eight edition of Thermotec welcomed 175* exhibitors from seven countries and regions and welcome 9,121* trade visitors.

With strong reputation featuring to not only a wide array of exhibits but also its fringe programme such as seminars led by industry leaders and the popular exhibitor presentations, Thermotec 2022 was once again an active communication platform where knowledge, technology and business to come together.

Held every four years, Asia’s most influential exhibition “Thermotec” was originally scheduled to be held in 2021. However, due to the postponement of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 by one year, the fair was held in June this year.

The next Thermotec will be held in 2026.

* Numbers of visitors and exhibitors are preliminary figures, subject to change.

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Background information on Messe Frankfurt
The Messe Frankfurt Group is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. The Group employs approximately 2,300* people at its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main and in 30 subsidiaries around the world. In 2021, the company had to contend with the challenges posed by the pandemic for the second consecutive year. Annual sales will be approximately €140* million after having been as high as €736 million in 2019 before the pandemic. Even in difficult times caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we are globally networked with our industry sectors. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. We are expanding our digital expertise with new business models. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent). For more information, please visit our website at:
*Preliminary figures for 2021