EMECA Members forecast revenue growth for 2018 at General Assembly at Fira Barcelona
2018 will again be a very good year for the major exhibition centres in Europe with revenue growth for nearly all Members. At the recent EMECA General Assembly held at Fira Barcelona, members gave positive feedback about their trade fairs in 2018, many even prepare for record results. EMECA President Claude Membrez (CEO Palexpo Geneva) explains: “This is a general trend, even for those with weaker years in 2018 due to the cycle of their exhibitions. What may be highlighted is that both Italy and Spain are fully back to normal business and are successfully implementing and hosting trade fairs and other events.” In addition, innovation continues with a solid number of new exhibitions planned 2019 both at the home venues and abroad.