Press Releases

All Chemspec Europe press releases are listed in chronological order and can be downloaded as PDF files.

Chemspec Europe 2017 bigger than ever and with expanded conference programme

16 May 2017

Chemspec Europe is the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals. Its 32nd edition will take place from 31 May – 1 June 2017 in halls A5 and A6 of the Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany. Due to high demand, exhibition space has been expanded twice in the run-up to the show, resulting in this year’s net floor space exceeding the 6,000 m2 mark for the first time ever. Furthermore, visitors to Chemspec Europe 2017 can expect an even wider conference programme than at previous events.

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Europe’s key trade show for the fine and speciality chemicals industry returns to Munich with a strong line-up

13 March 2017

Chemspec Europe, the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, makes a return to Munich for its 32nd edition. From 31 May – 1 June 2017, manufacturers, suppliers and distributors of fine and speciality chemicals will showcase their latest products, services and research findings to a dedicated audience of professionals within the industry sector.

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Chemspec Europe 2016 ended with 30% plus in visitor attendance

22 June 2016

The 31st International Exhibition for Fine & Speciality Chemicals, held from 1 – 2 June 2016 at the Basel Messe Exhibition Centre, ended with highly positive results. With a total of 394 exhibitors and 6,388 attendees from all regions of the world, the specialised industry event could increase its overall attendance figure (exhibitors, visitors, media and conference delegates) by 18% compared to the previous event in Cologne in 2015. This year’s exhibition attracted a total of 3,799 trade visitors, a plus of some 900 visitors compared to last year, which represents an increase in visitors by 30%.

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Fine and speciality chemicals industry meets in Basel for their major sourcing and networking event

18 May 2016

This year’s 31st International Exhibition for Fine & Speciality Chemicals will open its doors from 1st – 2nd June 2016 at the Basel Messe Exhibition Centre. With a total net floor space of 5,800 square metres, the exhibition organisers, Mack Brooks Exhibitions, announce an increase in net floor space of this year’s event of 7% compared to the previous exhibition. At Chemspec Europe 2016, a total of 395 exhibitors from 25 countries will offer a wide choice of fine and speciality chemicals for a large range of different applications.

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Get ready for Chemspec Europe 2016 in Basel

2 February 2016

From 1 – 2 June 2016, the 31st edition of Chemspec Europe, International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, will open its gates at Basel Messe, Switzerland. The huge success of the previous event in Cologne illustrated once more the high demand for bespoke chemicals and innovative products.

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Mack Brooks Exhibitions acquires Quartz Chemicals Ltd

6 May 2015

Show organiser, Mack Brooks Exhibitions Group, has acquired the rights to the Chemspec series of events and the Speciality Chemicals Magazine from Quartz Group. The Chemspec Events brand is dedicated exclusively to the fine and speciality chemicals industry, and consists of a portfolio of exhibitions in Europe, Eurasia and Asia.

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