16 – 18 October, 2018

Hannover, Germany

SMT 18 connects the full sustainable materials manufacturing supply chain with motivated buyers from every key transportation sector including automotive, aerospace, rail and marine 

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“At Bcomp, we’re really excited about the global shift towards a clean, sustainable mobility. The SMT Expo offers us the perfect platform to show our sustainable lightweight solutions to the transportation industries key players who are ready to embrace the future with us.”

Dr Christian Fischer, CEO and Co-founder of Bcomp Ltd.

About Sustainable Materials for Transportation Expo 

Sustainable Materials for Transportation Expo is the industry's only commercially focused trade exhibition and conference dedicated to the advanced manufacturing of sustainable materials, components and systems together with end-of-life vehicle recycling.  

SMT 18 crucially brings together the full spectrum of sustainable material opportunities including materials, components and systems that are:

  • Renewable 
  • Recycled and reusable
  • Lightweight 

As well as innovative technologies that help to reduce carbon emissions

Furthermore, the event will bring together the full materials manufacturing supply chain incorporating all products and services that contribute to the production of sustainable materials from raw materials to machinery, testing services to coatings, laboratory equipment to recycling.

Product Areas:

If you are part of the supply chain for sustainable material manufacturing in automotive, aerospace, rail or marine then SMT 18 is dedicated to bringing together the right decision makers to grow your business in Europe and globally.

Sustainable Materials for Transportation 2018 will profile a comprehensive portfolio of sustainable materials components, systems and related products and services including but not limited to:


 3-D Printing

 Active Agents


 Carbon Fibre

 Recycled Rubber 

 Adhesives and Sealants


 Bio Based Chemicals

 Wood Fibre


 Bio Based Materials

 Bio Resins

 Bio Polymers

 Corrodible Metal   Components 

 Nylon Resins

 Bio Fibre 

 Thermoplastic Composites 

 Moulding Equipment 


 Liquid Resin Casting 

 Renewable Raw Materials 

 Laboratory Equipment 

 Organic Compounds 

 Thermoplastic Raw Materials 

 Materials Testing

 Sustainable Coatings

 Natural Fibre

 Sustainable Components

 Emissions Control Technologies

 Sustainable Systems

 Transportation types covered at Sustainable Materials for Transportation 2018


Transportation Types


Venue Address

Deutsche Messe AG
30521 Hannover


Contact Us

For event enquiries, email [email protected] 
or call +44 1273 916 300.


Opening Hours

Tuesday 16 October  09:00hrs -16:30hrs
Wednesday 17 October  09:00hrs -16:30hrs
Thursday 18 October  09:00hrs -15:00hrs