EMO Hannover is the world's premier trade fair for the field of metalworking and machinery. The exhibition takes place every two years at alternating venues Milan/Hannover. The previous exhibition, EMO Hannover, was held in the autumn of 2013. It was attended by 2 100 exhibitors from 43 countries and was visited by more than 145 000 specialists from 110 countries.
All sections of the EMO exhibition represent a wide range of products and services: from machinery and production systems for cutting and forming, which are central to mechanical engineering, precision tools and measuring instruments, to particles and components that facilitate the operations of automated production.
On the part of Germany, the exhibition is organized by the German Association addition (VDW) together with Deutsche Messe AG. The Russian Export Centre (REC) is the organizer of Russia's participation in the exhibition.