RAI Amsterdam – METSTRADE – Marine Equipment Trade Show

RAI Amsterdam – METSTRADE – Marine Equipment Trade Show
Irene Dros

More than 21,000 international marine industry professionals convene in Amsterdam RAI. During 3 days filled with inspiration and innovation, METSTRADE provides the perfect platform to network, exchange ideas and do business. The METSTRADE Show is the world`s largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine leisure industry. It provides everything there is to know about building and keeping a boat.


The METSTRADE Show features three pavilions: the SuperYacht Pavilion, Marina & Yard Pavilion and Construction Material Pavilion. Each offers a smaller self-contained show within the larger METSTRADE Show context and features its own concepts, look and programme. The METSTRADE Show also features Country Pavilions with the aim to create a national bond and combine marketing efforts.


The Country Pavilions have been a prominent element of the METSTRADE Show since 1988. National Pavilions are run by the national association a member of ICOMIA – International Council of Marine Industry Associations and feature exhibitors, who are present their products in their Country Pavilion with the aim to create a national bond.


Currently, the following countries have their own country pavilion: Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States, China, Slovenia and South Korea.