BB Construmat continues growing in display surface numbers and expects to reunite more than 440 exhibitors

The International Construction Fair, to be held from May 14 to 17th 2019 at the Gran Via venue in Barcelona has already booked 75% of its total occupation capacity

The 21st edition of the Barcelona Building Construmat exhibition (BB Construmat), to be held from May 14th to 17th at the Gran Via venue in the Spanish city of Barcelona will once again display its potential as the benchmark trade fair in the international construction industry, and it looks like the best upcoming edition of the last years. The Fira de Barcelona International Construction Fair has already booked 75% of its total occupation capacity, generating a 50% increase in square meter occupation, compared to the same period for the previous 2017 edition.

The new edition of BB Construmat has created great expectations amongst the Spanish construction sector and related companies, with already 200 confirmed space bookings and another 240 companies that are under negotiation to exhibit at BB Construmat 2019.  BB Construmat has been mobilising and accompanying the construction industry towards a new growth and sustainable development model, based on digitalization, technological innovation and new construction techniques. BB Construmat is proud to say that it is the only exhibition venue in the world that puts 2000 square meters at the disposal of innovation, new technologies and new materials, that will occupied by imported firms representing the following sectors: flooring, wall coverings, kitchen and bath, lighting and electrical, HVAC, etc… according the press release signed by Ms Ana Vallés, President.

At the exhibitions 40th anniversary edition, the benchmark trade fair in the international construction industry, is presented under the lemma What´s Next’? The What´s Next happening at a 34.000 square meter venue is organized in four theme areas: Future Arena – a ground breaking community reaching out to the future, Industry Arena – the large exhibition space bringing together everything the industry has to offer, Talks Arena – featuring the most influential speakers coming together to reflect and debate and the Meetings Arena – connecting Contract Channel professionals to generate business. Amongst the leading companies that are interested in exhibiting at BB Construmat, and will form part of the Industry Arena we can find Bayer, Ciments Molins, Grohe, Knauf, Kömmerling Plataforma Passivhaus, Saint Gobain, Sika, Simon and Sorigué, which latter President, Ms Ana Valles has highlighted that the Construction Fair will take place amid a newly growing sector, that exceeds the average growth rate of other economical sectors, featuring a 38,1% increase in construction contracts until September 2018, compared to the same period last year.