automatica 2023: Exhibitors and visitors in numbers

The statistics on automatica 2023 confirm the leading position of the world's leading exhibition for smart automation and robotics

The success of automatica 2023 in numbers

It was the joy of finally meeting face to face again and pushing the industry forward together that enthused exhibitors and visitors alike. A mood that captivated everyone involved and ensured a seamless continuation of the success story that is automatica—despite lower overall figures.


visitors from 92 countries


International share of visitors




International share of exhibitors

Exhibitors are enthusiastic about the quality of the visitors

  • This first-rate audience of industry professionals comes with concrete plans to invest
  • 83 percent of trade visitors are decision-makers, and 20 percent of them strongly influence the decision-making process
  • 36 percent of the visitors are production employees from the areas of production, design and planning

High international importance

The top ten exhibitor countries after Germany were Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Czech Republic, China, South Korea, Poland, Netherlands, Slovenia and the USA..

The share of international visitors was at 32 percent, with visitors coming from a total of 92 countries.

Change in number of international visitors

Visitors from the entire world

Top 20 visitor countries besides Germany

  1. Austria: 2.288
  2. Italy: 1.393
  3. Switzerland: 996
  4. Czech Republic: 844
  5. China: 524
  6. South Korea: 519
  7. Poland: 441
  8. Netherlands: 426
  9. Slovenia: 415
  10. USA: 376
  1. France: 357
  2. Spain: 351
  3. Great Britain & Northern Ireland: 324
  4. Denmark: 320
  5. Slovakia: 289
  6. Sweden: 269
  7. Hungary: 262
  8. Turkey: 236
  9. Israel: 298
  10. Belgium: 190

Profile of trade visitors at automatica 2023: Quality at its best

Gathering for decision-makers

Visitors from all important branches of industry

Visitors from companies by different sizes

Visitors from all important branches of industry

Length of visit

Would you like to find out more about our participants?

Then take a look at the automatica 2023 Participant survey