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Become an exhibitor now

  • As an exhibitor, take advantage of the trade fair's marketplace for key technologies such as technical textiles and lightweight construction!
  • Present your products and services in front of an expert audience!
  • Expand your business contacts and be inspired by new ideas, projects and partnerships at the "Chemnitzer Ideen- fabrik" as well as at international cooperation exchanges!
  • Benefit from a compact event with short walking distances and individual support from the trade fair team! 

The trade fair combination focuses on user solutions from future-oriented segments technical textiles and lightweight construction - for all sectors from A to Z.

The International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles mtex+ concentrates on functionalised and intelligent textiles, digitalised production, process develop- ment, textile nishing, composites as well as sustain- ability and recycling.

The LiMA Lightweight Construction Fair is the platform for lightweight construction materials and products, manufacturing processes and production technology as well as the latest developments in lightweight construction from research.

The textile lightweight construction is the link between the two trade fairs. 
visitor target groups by regions
  • core field Germany and  neighbouring East European conutries
  • worldwide

visitor target groups by industry sectors
  • automotive industry / OEM (automobil and commercial vehicle industry, railway technology, aerospace industry, shipbuilding industry)
  • health-/wellness economy
  • supply industrie
  • textile industry
  • mechanical engineering 
  • measurement technology
  • surface treatment
  • working and proccessing of new materials
  • industrial services
  • education, reserach and development, publishing sector

visitor target groups by functions/business units
  • owners, boards and managing directors
  • purchaising manager
  • R&D manager and QM
  • design manager
  • lecturer, scientific employees
Excellent Connections - Technical Textiles meet Lightweight Construction

mtex+ - 7th International Exhibition for Technical Textiles
LiMA - The Lightweight Construction Trade Fair

C³ Chemnitzer Veranstaltungszentren GmbH
c/o Messe Chemnitz
Messeplatz 1, 09116 Chemnitz

Messegelände Chemnitz, Halle 1/ Freigelände

Event Type
Trade fairs (for trade visitors and students)

Tuesday 29 May to Wednesday 30 May 2018

Opening Hours
every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

every 2 years
The mtex+ offers:
  • Yarns and fibres
  • Non-wovens
  • Fabrics, knitted fabrics, knitwear, interlaid scrims, braiding and embroidery
  • Intelligent textiles, Smart Systems
  • Textile composites
  • Bonded fibre fabrics
  • Check, certify, protection from plagiarism
  • Material tests and measuring techniques
  • Recycling, sustainable production
  • Research and development
  • Textile production and processing technology
  • Process optimization, automation
  • Accessories
  • Textile care
  • Services
  • Others

The LiMA offers:
  • Development and production of lightweight construction materials
  • Development and production of lightweight construction components
  • Methods for large-scale production
  • Prototyping and additive manufacturing
  • Automation and systems integration
  • Recycling and sustainable production
  • Testing, measurement and certi cation 

You can find the detailed list of all offers of the mtex+ and LiMA in the follwing glosseries.

Make sure you book a free stand space on time and be part of the mtex+ or LiMA 2018 as an exhibitor. We would be pleased to send you an individual proposal.

Reminder: Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) based in Saxony are eligible for a 4000 Euro trade fair grant from SAB.
Stand formsRental price (€/m², net)
Row stand
(1 side open)
125,00 €
Corner stand
(2 sides open)
142,00 €
Peninsula stand  
(3 sides open)
152,00 €
island stand
(4 sides open)
162,00 €
complete stand/row stand 12 m² including stand construction 2.250,00 €

Detailed information about scope of service can be found in the registration documents.


For your individual stand appearance

Our experieced exhibiton team would be very pleased to answer your questions especially concerning your individual stand appearance. We are willing to find the best solutions for your individual requirements and wishes. 
Project Manager Katja Bauer
Katja Bauer
Project Manager

Phone: +49 (0) 371 380 38-106
E-Mail: k.bauer@c3-chemnitz.de 
Karla Brinkmann
Exhibition Organisation

Phone: +49 (0) 371 380 38-134
E-Mail: k.brinkmann@c3-chemnitz.de 

Your public relations activities

Furtherore we are delighted to be supportive of your public relations activieties for free prior to the trade fair. We would like to publish your innovations in online news. 

We would kindly ask you to send us your news and photos to our press service stating your stand number: 

Stefan Möbius
mtex+ press service

Tel.:  +49 (0) 3731  6900-19
E-Mail: stefan.moebius@pr-inform.de