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The Bilbao Exhibition Centre is preparing to host BIEMH 2024. This will be the second edition to occur since the beginning of the pandemic. It has generated a lot of enthusiasm from trade visitors and stakeholders. Thousands are preparing to travel to Bilbao, Spain between June 3rd – June 7th, 2024. This shows the importance of face-to-face exhibitions and trade fairs. Nowhere else can you get the same opportunities to network and find suppliers. Organisers will install all necessary COVID-19 health and safety protocols at the venue. The exhibition centre will feature disinfection points, modern ventilation, crowd control and increased cleaning. Participants should note that they will be required to show 3G entry documents upon arrival in Spain if travelling from a country that is not in the EU or Schengen.

A Brief Overview of BIEMH

BIEMH is a major platform for new technologies and innovations in the machine tools industry. It’s consistently ranked high on an international level as a reliable source for new products, high-value talks and networking. It’s where manufacturers across the entire value chain gather from all over the world to launch products and break into new markets. 

With a decade of experience providing accommodation for exhibitions, GETA ltd offers its clients only the top deals on offer right now. Have first pick from the best hotel rates in Bilbao, Spain and cut down on costs for your business trip. Location is key, which is why we show you only hotels near the Bilbao Exhibition Centre. Benefit from a short commute and access to public transport. It takes less than a day to get your online hotel booking for BIEMH!

Why Your Visit Is Worth It

BIEMH gives any manufacturer the opportunity to position themselves in new markets all over the world. Considering the trade fair is held only once every two years, it’s more than affordable to pay for an exhibitor booth. The investment is quickly repaid, because most trade visitors attend in order to place orders and increase their supplier lists. Give a look at the numbers: 

  • 1750+ international exhibitors 
  • 42,400+ international trade visitors 
  • 61 countries represented 
  • 136,000+ business contacts formed

Industry Relevance 

BIEMH has been consistently running since 1961 and has a bit of a reputation as the most visited trade fair in Bilbao, Spain. The trade fair is held during May at the Bilbao Exhibition Centre every two years and is the meeting point for the machine tools industry. A natural centre for European markets, BIEMH has been steadily expanding and attracting buyers from Asia and Eurasia. Today it’s considered as an essential stop for buyers who want to place orders. Exhibitors cover the full value chain under one roof -  metal cutting machine-tools; metal forming machine-tools; cutting and flame cutting machinery; part and components for machine-tools; metrology; handling; robotics; product development and manufacturing software; automation of processes; welding; chemical products; workshop & company services.

Who Are You Going to Meet?

The only reason you need to exhibit at BIEMH is the quality of the visitors. Managers, directors and C-level executives from every major industry attend the trade fair. You will meet with trade visitors in automotive, aerospace, aeronautics, ancillary, capital goods, metal construction, energy generation, domestic appliance, household goods, railway, cutting & plate-work subcontracting, mould & die or gas & oil industry. Their main reason for attendance is to do market research and scout for new partners. Brands that have previously exhibited at BIEMH include IK4-TEKNIKER, ADDILAN, MMC HITACHI TOOL, TECNALIA, SORALUCE, AER, SEAT, VMA Ingeniería and SAP. After Spain, the countries with the most visitors include Germany, Austria, Belgium, China, France, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turkey.

Past editions

BIEMH 2022

13.06.2022 - 17.06.2022





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How to get to BIEMH

On Foot

On Foot

Bilbao Airport – not advisable

Zazpikaleak/Casco Viejo-Bilbao Station – not advisable



By Car

Bilbao Airport – 17 mins via N-637

Zazpikaleak/Casco Viejo-Bilbao Station – 20 mins via A-8 



By Public Transport

Bilbao Airport – 1hr via transports A3247 and Linea De Metro Bilbao

Zazpikaleak/Casco Viejo-Bilbao Station – 30 mins via Linea De Metro Bilbao


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