All press releases are listed in chronological order and can be downloaded as PDF files.
26th November 2020
Chemspec Digital 2020 was a success: High acceptance of new virtual marketplace in the international fine and speciality chemicals industry
The first Chemspec Digital took place online from 11 – 12 November 2020 and provided a dedicated meeting platform for the global fine and speciality chemicals community. A total of 1,591 attendees from 57 countries have used the opportunity to log on to the platform during the two event days to network, conduct business and watch webinar content live and on demand. The new digital event format proved successful, as many participants from all over the world joined to explore bespoke solutions, connect with the industry and learn about the latest trends & developments in the fine and speciality chemicals industry.
22nd October 2020
Chemspec Digital 2020: Pave the way for the recovery of the fine and speciality chemicals industry
Hosted online from 11 – 12 November, Chemspec Digital 2020 provides an interactive networking event for the fine and speciality chemicals community. From all over the world, industry experts will have the opportunity to meet, conduct business, discover innovative substances and learn about the latest trends & developments.
18th August 2020
Chemspec Europe 2020 postponed
Mack Brooks Exhibitions has today announced the postponement of Chemspec Europe, which was scheduled to take place at Koelnmesse, Cologne in Germany from 11 to 12 November 2020. The new dates for the next Chemspec Europe, 35th International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, are 19 - 20 May 2021. The exhibition will occupy Hall 12.1 at Messe Frankfurt in Germany.
26th March 2020
Chemspec Europe postponed to November 2020
Mack Brooks Exhibitions has today announced the postponement of Chemspec Europe, the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals. The 35th edition of the event, which was planned to take place at Koelnmesse in Germany from 27 to 28 May 2020, is postponed to 11 – 12 November 2020 following the escalation of COVID-19 in Europe and globally.
19th February 2020
Europe’s No 1 trade fair for the fine and speciality chemicals industry returns to Cologne with a strong line-up
Chemspec Europe, the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, returns to Cologne for its 35th edition. From 27 – 28 May 2020, renowned manufacturers, suppliers and distributors of fine and speciality chemicals present their latest products, services and research findings to a dedicated audience of industry experts.
8th July 2019
Trend barometer Chemspec Europe 2019 closes with record in visitor numbers and exhibition space
The 34th and, so far, biggest edition of Chemspec Europe attracted a total of 4,295 trade visitors from 53 countries to the exhibition grounds of Messe Basel, Switzerland. From 26 to 27 June 2019, a total of 379 exhibitors from 27 countries presented their innovative substances on a record net exhibition space of 6,369 m2. With topics such as custom synthesis, nanotechnology and the booming start-up scene, the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, once again, showcased the full potential of the fine and speciality chemicals industry.
18th June 2019
Chemspec Europe 2019 – Europe’s industry hotspot awaits visitors with new NanoTECH Pavilion and strong line-up
On a record net exhibition space of some 6,300 m2, a total of 378 exhibitors from 27 countries will cover the full spectrum of fine and speciality chemicals for various applications and industries. Furthermore, visitors can expect a novel on-site NanoTECH Pavilion, intelligent networking opportunities with the new Matchmaking Programme and an extensive conference programme with 74 sessions.
26th April 2019
Strong line-up: Chemspec Europe 2019 gathers impressive array of industry experts under one roof
Preparations for the International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals are well under way. From 26 – 27 June 2019, the 34th edition of Chemspec Europe provides a powerful and well-known industry platform to explore bespoke solutions, new approaches and innovative substances as well as to discuss the latest market trends, technical innovations, business opportunities and regulatory issues in a rapidly changing market.
8th January 2019
Transforming challenges into opportunities: Chemspec Europe 2019 explores novel chemical solutions to tackle new demands in politics and society
Amidst the current investment boom, UN climate talks and Brexit, the fine and speciality chemicals industry eagerly awaits their annual get-together at Chemspec Europe 2019 to discuss the latest market trends, technical innovations, business opportunities and regulatory issues in this rapidly changing market.
5th July 2018
Chemspec Europe 2018 in Cologne closes with a record in visitor numbers
The 33rd edition of Chemspec Europe, International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, ended after two successful show days with record visitor numbers. From
20 to 21 June 2018, a total of 4,202 trade visitors came to the exhibition grounds of the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, where international experts of the fine and speciality chemicals industry met for Europe’s leading exhibition. These figures represent an increase of visitor numbers by nearly 9% compared to last year’s show in Munich.
19th June 2018
Chemspec Europe 2018 opens its doors tomorrow in Cologne and presents the full range of fine and speciality chemicals
Chemspec Europe, the 33rd International Exhibition for Fine and Speciality Chemicals, will take place from 20–21 June 2018, at Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany. On a net exhibition space of over 6,000 square metres, a total of 358 exhibitors from 27 countries will present a product portfolio that covers the full spectrum of fine and speciality chemicals for various applications. Furthermore, visitors can expect new intelligent networking opportunities with the Chemspec Europe Partnering Programme as well as a comprehensive conference programme.
20th March 2018
Introduction of Partnering Programme adds new level of networking
Chemspec Europe has long become the annual get-together of the international fine and speciality chemicals industry. For its 33rd edition, the show introduces a new Partnering Programme for facilitating contacts amongst attendees by helping them identify potential collaboration partners and prearrange one-to-one meetings.