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International Tourism Trade Fair 

FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero American markets.

Last year, the event gathered 9,506 exhibiting companies from 167 countries/ regions, 119,322 trade participants and 91,555 people from the general public to transform leisure into business and business into development. Moreover among the participation figures of note was the presence of 6,313 journalists from 54 countries, a turnout that demonstrates the importance of FITUR on the international circuit of tourism sector events.

Fitur ranks as one of the chief tourism sector trade events in Spain. Organized annually at the Feria de Madrid, Fitur receives 209,260 visitors in each of its editions. The list of attendees includes key decision makers from the travel and tourism industry, such as presidents, general directors and marketing and sales personnel. Among the exhibitors are: tour operators, travel agencies, carrier companies, representatives of hotels and other forms of lodging facilities, leisure and culture contractors, residential tourism firms, travel media representatives, government officials, representatives of tourism boards, members of trade associations and students of training institutes.

The latest trends and patterns from the tourism and hospitality industry are closely deliberated upon at the show and participating companies have ample scope of expanding their business networks here too. Tour and travel agency services, hotels and resorts, coach facilities and a host of other tourist destinations are showcased during the Fitur Show. A series of topical seminars and meeting sessions are also organized at the show. The show enjoys the official support of over 200 statutory governmental bodies and takes up a total space of 150000 square meters.

Location:

Madrid, Spain

Click here to read more on Spain (the hosting country). 

Sources:

Official website:

http://www.fitur.ifema.es/default_i.html

Other resources: 

http://www.ifema.es/fitur_06/

http://www.biztradeshows.com/fitur/

 

Additional Info

  • country code: es