Messe Düsseldorf is now inviting interested companies to submit their registration documents for K 2025.

K was first hosted in 1952 by Messe Düsseldorf, with 2022’s edition hosting more than 3000 exhibitors from 59 countries and welcoming 177,486 trade visitors, with 71% of these  from abroad. The next edition of the international plastics and rubber industry event will take place 8-15 October next year.

Products and services on display at K events comprise machinery and equipment, raw materials and auxiliaries, as well as semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastic products. K 2025 will simultaneously address mega themes such as climate protection, digitalisation and the circular economy.

Erhard Wienkamp, managing director at Messe Düsseldorf, said, ‘No other trade fair presents as many complex solutions and none is as international as K in Düsseldorf. Its exhibitors thrill experts, users and decision-makers with outstanding quality and performance time and again. All of this makes K the perfect platform for successful international business and the #1 meeting point for the global plastics and rubber sectors.’

Registration documents are now available at For all companies wishing to take part in K 2025, the deadline for registrations is 31 May, 2024.

For further information on K 2025 and other upcoming industry events, see the ‘Events’ section for more details