|Medica -- Biotechnology, Drugs/Pharmaceuticals, Health Care Services, Medical Eq.|
Considered the world's most important and largest international fair for medical equipment, the annual MEDICA draws 137,000 trade visitors from 85 countries. Over 4,400 exhibitors from 80 foreign countries exhibit over 1.2.milllion square feet in 17 halls. Products include medical equipment and services; hospital equipment and supplies; laboratory technology and pharmaceuticals; diagnostics, building engineering; communication technology; therapeutics and orthopedics. As the largest foreign contingent, the United States features over 400 companies as official exhibitors, of which around 200 are in the three U.S. Pavillions, and 18-20 are new-to-market/increase-to-market. U.S. firms participating in CS Germany's USDOC Business Center program as part of the Showcase Global Intitiative.
|Danny Dumon, Brussels|