The 17th Beijing Essen Welding & Cutting Fair

Beijing Essen Welding & Cutting Fair (BEW), which is co-sponsored by Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (CMES), Welding Institution of CMES, China Welding Association (CWA), Welding Equipment Committee of CWA, German Welding Society (DVS) and Messe Essen GmbH, is one of the world’s two leading professional welding exhibitions. It attracts tens of thousands of professionals in welding industry (manufacturers, distributors, agents, research institutions, government departments, etc.) every year.

BEW has successfully held for 17 times, and the scale of it has expanded each time. Despite new exhibitors increasing, many famous exhibitors such as Lincoln, Panasonic, ESAB, Golden Bridge, Kaiyuan Group, ABB, Beijing Time and so on, come regularly, which ensure the quality and standard of the fair. As for the 17th BEW, the gross exhibition area was 10,6800 m2 with nearly 1000 exhibitors from 26 countries, among them, 202 exhibitors were from overseas. During the fair, 45491 visitor entries from 74 countries and areas have come to visit the fair. The visitors are mainly from the machinery manufacturing, pressure vessels, automobile manufacturing, railway locomotives, oil pipelines, shipbuilding, aviation and aerospace industrial sectors. More than 100 domestic and foreign professional journals, related exhibitions, websites have reported the fair.


As the largest and the most influential event, BEW provides a platform for domestic, as well as import and export trade all over the world.