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ALUMINIUM Trade Fair Will Be Back in 2022 ALUMINIUM Trade Fair has been postponed: it will take place from 27 to 29 September 2022 in Düsseldorf (Germany).


restrictions impacting a number of exhibitors, sponsors and

ALUMINIUM Business Summit as an industry meeting place

speakers, organiser RX (Reed Exhibitions) have made the difficult

Together with the GDA and the CRU Group, organiser RX will bring the

n the context of the current situation and with the current travel

but appropriate decision to postpone ALUMINIUM 2021 to next

industry together for the ALUMINIUM Business Summit from 28 to 29

year. ALUMINIUM trade fair has been replaced with a congress: The

September; to discuss the most important topics of the industry in

ALUMINIUM Business Summit which will take place in Düsseldorf from


28 to 29 September.

“With the Summit, we are creating a framework for the industry and

It should have been the long-awaited restart event for the aluminium

the participants to meet in person and, with the top-class lecture

industry. But due to the after-effects of the Corona pandemic, the

programme, and in so doing we are continuing to pursue the path

ALUMINIUM trade fair in Düsseldorf cannot take place as planned

started with the ALUMINIUM Digital Talk”, said Leithner.

from 28 to 30 September 2021. Instead, organiser RX and the German

A comprehensive hygiene concept will ensure that participants can

Aluminium Association (Gesamtverband der

move around and © Behrendt & Rausch

exchange ideas safely


on site. However, the

GDA), together with

number of participants

the CRU Group, are

will be limited. The

planning a two-day hybrid

content of the summit

congress format. On 28

will also be made

and 29 September the

available online.


“The aim of the

Summit will bring experts


together live and digitally

Business Summit

for an exchange of ideas.

is to accompany

Trade fair back on track in 2022

our industry, to constructively tackle the challenges of new

“Despite numerous

mobility, digitalisation,

relaxations, many

sustainability and

companies of the global

international market

aluminium industry still

development and to

feel uncertainties and

shape the industry’s

are affected by travel

transformation,” says

restrictions. An international event like ALUMINIUM is not feasible

Marius Baader, Managing Director of the GDA. The programme is

under these circumstances. The expectations that our exhibitors,

being produced in cooperation with the CRU Group and the European

visitors, partners and we have of a world-leading trade fair for this

industry association European Aluminium will also be involved in the

sector cannot be met this year under these conditions,” said Barbara

event. The next edition of the world trade fair ALUMINIUM will take

Leithner, COO of the organiser RX. “Together with our partners and

place as planned from 27 - 29 September 2022.

the industry, we have therefore decided to launch the fair again in autumn 2022.”

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