International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies
The METAV is an international showcase for manufacturing technology and automation. It displays the entire scope of state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies for the metalworking industry – from machine tools, precision tools, automation technology to complete systems made to customers’ specification.
Initiated in 1980, the METAV with its focus on the European markets takes place bi-annually in the even years. The organizers VDW (German Machine Tool Builders’ Association), looking back at more than 90 years of experience in the organisation of trade fairs, are a guarantee for an optimal organisation . Under the quality seal “A Fair by VDW” he organizes the METAV in Düsseldorf and on behalf of the on behalf of the European Committee for Co-operation of the Machine Tool Industries (CECIMO) the EMO Hannover.