Ligna Hanover

15. - 19. May 2023 | Trade fair for the forestry and wood industries

Ligna at Hannover Exhibition Center is every two years the meeting place number one of the wood and forestry industry. Exhibitors from all over the world showcase their latest products and technologies in the areas of forestry, sawmill technology, solid wood processing, wood panel and veneer production, wood crafts and furniture manufacturing. Ligna is the world-leading trade fair for wood-processing and thus important for knowledge transfer and networking in the industry. Numerous user-oriented special presentations, seminars, symposia, and international contact exchanges and conferences complete the event.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 5 days of the fair, from 22. May to 26. May 2017, about 1500 exhibitors and 93000 visitors on the Ligna in Hanover.

The Ligna will take place on 5 days from Monday, 15. May to Friday, 19. May 2023 in Hanover.

In 96 days
15.05.2023 - 19.05.2023*
Monday - Friday, 5 days
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Local time:
15:52 h (UTC +01:00)

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Fair location:

Messegelände Hannover,
Messegelände, 30521 Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany


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Fair organizer
Deutsche Messe AG
30521 Hanover, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)511 890
Fax: +49 (0)511 8932626
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Past editions:
  • 27. - 29. September 2021
  • 27. - 31. May 2019
  • 22. - 26. May 2017
    • 1500 exhibitors
    • 93000 visitors
  • 11. - 15. May 2015
Holidays during the trade show:
Ascension Day (18.05.2023)

Fair location:

Messegelände Hannover,
Messegelände, 30521 Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany


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Product groups: Forestry machines, forestry tools, furnaces, grinding machines, harvesting machinery, milling machines, planers, sawing machines, sawmill equipment, systems, timber, timber, timber trucks, wood, wood drying, wood fuels, wood handling, wood heaters, wood items, wood tools, wood treatment facilities, woodworking machines, woodworking machines, …

Industry sectors: Forestry, Forestry & Wood Products, Timber Industry, …

Fairs of these Sectors: Forestry & Wood Products ExhibitionsForestry FairsTimber Industry & Forest Trade Shows

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.

Messemeldungen zur Ligna

16.07.2014 10:07:33

Hannover. LIGNA – the leading trade fair for the forestry and wood industries – next runs from 11 to 15 May 2015. And it will be taking its commitment as the international shop window for the wood industry to the next level with an exciting new offering: the Wood Industry Summit. Organized by Deutsche Messe in partnership with the German Forestry …


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