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BASELWORLD 2013: new era – new records

BASELWORLD 2013: new era – new records
24.04.2013
BASELWORLD ENTERS A BRAND NEW DIMENSION
The redesigned BASELWORD Watch and Jewellery Show closed its doors after eight highly successful days. This, the world’s most important event for the watch and jewelry industry, was able to set a new record with 122,000 visitors (+17% / 2012). The exhibitors expressed their great satisfaction with the new quality of BASELWORLD and the course of business. At the 41st BASELWORLD Watch and Jewellery Show, 1460 exhibitors from the watch and jewellery industry, from a total of 40 different countries, have had their exclusive innovations and high-quality collections on display in Basel. With the newly-opened hall complex by architects Herzog & de Meuron, a totally revamped show concept and more than 1000 new stands, of BASELWORLD has been able to move into a new era and has greatly expanded its global significance. The visitor record achieved, with 122,000 buyers arriving from 100 countries, underlines the fact that another milestone has been reached in the history of BASELWORLD.