Location: Kielce, Poland
Dates: September 1st-4th, 2014
Show Description: Held annually in Kielce, Poland, MSPO International Defense Industry Exhibition is the world’s largest international trade show in Central and Eastern Europe for the defense and security industries. It is one of Europe’s three largest trade shows dedicated to the defense sector. Poland is major recipient of FMS funding and one of the fastest growing textiles markets. MSPO is a platform for manufacturers, retailers and designers to create new business opportunities on a global level.
Visitors: Approximately 13,000 visitors came to the MSPO 2013 trade fair. Furthermore, the 2013 MSPO show was attended by the President of Poland, Polish Defense Minister, Polish Foreign Affairs Minister, and other distinguished diplomats and politicians.
Exhibitors: Over 400 exhibitors from 23 countries were attracted to MSPO 2013. The show attracts buyers from throughout the region and represents an excellent venue for U.S. companies in the sectors of defense and security textiles.
Amenities: The Office of Textiles and Apparel (OTEXA) of the U.S. Department of Commerce will feature a catalog/sample booth at MSPO 2013. Included in the package of services are the collections of leads that will be sent to each company in a spreadsheet after the show, promotion of samples on-site and the opportunity for pre- concurrent and post-show publicity for your company. The comprehensive pavilion package includes a cost-effective 9 sq. meter booth with multiple amenities priced at around 5,000 Euros.
Cost: OTEXA Sample Booth participation is $950 and limited to 10 US companies. For other companies who may seek to have their own booth, please contact Ms. Katarzyna Prostak, MSPO Project Director at email@example.com or at +48413651298.
Why Should You Exhibit: MSPO 2014 is a meeting place for buyers from all over the world and consequently offers new points of contact to highly promising business regions in a country with one of the fastest growing textile markets.
For questions please call Mary Lynn Landgraf at 202-482-7909 or email her at Mary-Lynn.Landgraf@trade.gov.