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26.05.2025 - 30.05.2025 | Germany, Hannover

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LIGNA is the world’s most important event for the timber and woodworking industry. Every two years it brings together all the key sectors of the industry. The innovative design and technology of the products and systems on display, together with the high calibre and international provenance of the exhibiting companies, reinforce the global reputation enjoyed by LIGNA as the top event for the industry worldwide.


Auxiliary machines, equipment and devices; other

Delivery of complete plants, financing and leasing companies

Electronic data acquisition and data processing equipment; measuring, testing and control systems

Energy saving, environmental protection, occupational safety, fire prevention and air-conditioning

Independent computer software (CAD, ERP, production planning and control, etc.)

Independent services for the wood industries

Machines and plants for special processes

Machines and plants for special product groups

Machines and technical equipment for assembly, packaging

Machines and technical equipment for primary processing (production of semi-finished products)

Machines and technical equipment for secondary processing (laminating, machining, gluing of solid timber)

Machines and technical equipment for surface finishing

Machines, equipment and tools for maintenance and manufacturing of tools

Machines, technical equipment and services for forestry

Materials handling, warehousing and commissioning technology

Materials, semi-finished and finished products for interior finishing, renovation and furniture production

Portable machines for processing of timber and plastics

Production supplies, surface finishing materials, auxiliaries, hardware

Products for the equipment of machines

Publishers of literature for the timber and woodworking industries

Research and testing institutes, educational institutions for the timber and woodworking industries (universities, technical colleges, etc.)

Robots technology

Timber construction, interior finishing, renovation

Timber trade and marketing

Tools and auxiliaries

Use of residual wood (dust, chips, firewood, bark), generation of energy and heating using wood fuels

Uses of wood, articles made of wood

Key Statistics

Exhibitors: 1,300 from 50 countries

Trade Visitors: 80,000 from 160 countries

Special Info

Cycle of event: Every two years

Link to the organizer’s website: LIGNA