24 April 2018
The world's leading industrial trade fair, Hannover Messe, was opened in the German city of Hannover on Sunday. From April 23 to 27, more than 5,000 exhibitors from 75 different nations and regions will be presenting technologies for future factories and energy systems.
This year's theme is "Integrated Industry -- Connect and Collaborate." Around 60 percent of the exhibitors came from abroad. China and this year's fair partner country, Mexico, are right behind Germany in terms of the number of exhibitors.