The September 2019 edition of Vicenzaoro saw a 10% increase in foreign trade members, who arrived from 117 nations worldwide.
Overall the rise in foreign trade members was led by the Middle East (+23%), North America (+22%), Russia and Ukraine (+19%) and Asia (+18%) with a particular increase by Japan (+43%).
Europe, which is still the most numerous source of trade visitors according to Vicenzaoro (accounting for 59%), remained steady with signs of a particularly positive nature from Portugal (+51%), Romania (+28%) and Austria (+9%).
During the five expo days, over 500 buyers were hosted in Vicenza from all over the world.
A statement by the show read: “An integral part of the expo consisted precisely in talk shows and appointments with key international players on sustainability, innovation and technical and digital training.”