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Record crowds visit SIMA

Agriculture.com Staff 03/12/2007 @ 10:30am

As SIMA 2007 came to a close on Thursday, March 8th, numbers surpassed 2005 figures. The show saw an increase of 8% over 2005 with 213,761 entrances representing 142,840 visitors. On average, the size of the event required 50% of visitors to spend a second day at the exhibition.

International visitors also saw an increase, and the exhibition recorded a rise in attendance by Central and Eastern European countries.

The trends highlighted by the Innovation Awards were confirmed by ag equipment experts: improved sector performance, improved operation and safety for people and machines, and environmental protection.

As SIMA 2007 came to a close on Thursday, March 8th, numbers surpassed 2005 figures. The show saw an increase of 8% over 2005 with 213,761 entrances representing 142,840 visitors. On average, the size of the event required 50% of visitors to spend a second day at the exhibition.

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