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Upcoming Handicraft Trade Fair List 2022 - Everything You Need To Know

Statistics show that every year 78% of export business growth occurs due to trade fairs, they provides ground for increased exposure and interactions with overseas buyers. Expos and export fairs are certainly one of the best ways to meet customers, industry partners, examine new opportunities & market trends, as well as study your competitors.

Here are all the export trade fairs for handicrafts that you should keep an eye out for in 2022:

53rd IHGF Delhi Fair - Spring 2022

Category: Handicrafts

Event Date: 2nd – 6th March 2022

Location: Greater Noida, Delhi-NCR

Organizer: Export Promotion Council For Handicrafts


Website: IHGF Delhi Fair

IHGF Delhi Fair presents a comprehensive collection of home, lifestyle, fashion, and textile products from manufactures & exporters. An iconic international connect to India's leading manufacturers for home, lifestyle, fashion, textile & furniture segments and duly recognized as the world's largest congregation of handicrafts exporters.

Estimated visitors:- 5000-20,000 Visitors, 100 - 500 Exhibitors.

China (Shenzhen) International Gifts, Handicrafts, Watches & Houseware Fair

Category: Arts & Crafts, Home & Office

Event Date: 25 - 28 Apr 2022

Location: Shenzhen, China

Organizer: Reed Huabo Exhibitions (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd

Website: China Gifts Fair

China(Shenzhen) International Gifts, Handicrafts, Watches & Houseware Fair has been hosted for 29 editions and is recognized as a huge and highly-acclaimed trade fair in the gifts and home industry in China and the Asia Pacific region. It is held at the beginning of the year, when lots of new products are launched and lots of procurement plans for gifts need to be made.

Estimated visitors:- 7000-25,000 Visitors, 150 - 500 Exhibitors.

AF- L'Artigiano in Fiera

Category: Handicrafts

Event Date: December 2022

Location: Fiera Milano, Rho, Italy

Organizer: Ge.Fi. S.p.A

Website: AF- L'Artigiano in Fiera


AF-L'Artigiano in Fiera – the large-size exhibition and marketplace held at Rho Fairground – has been listed among the most loved events in Milan. Revolving around the idea of valuing the various cultures of the world, and considered one of the widest craftsmanship fairs in the world, Artigiano in Fiera is the ideal stage to discover insightful highlights on the different cultural backgrounds of the over 110 participating countries.

Estimated visitors:- 7000-25,000 Visitors, 110 - 500 Exhibitors.

Kulturfarm-Wendland Dannenberg

Category: Arts and Crafts Christmas Market

Event Date: December 2022

Location: Kulturfarm- Wendland, Schaafhausen 29, 29451 Dannenberg, Lower Saxony, Germany

Organizer: Kulturfarm Wendland

Website: Kulturfarm Wendland

On an old farm, the Arts and Crafts Christmas Market shows a potpourri of local artists, artisans, producers, and animals. The exhibition range is sustainable and manufactured in harmony with nature. Live music and performances invite the visitors to linger and there are demonstrations of motor saw art and screen-printing.

Estimated visitors:- 5000 Visitors, 300 Exhibitors.

LADYA Moscow

Category: Art and Crafts, Handicrafts

Event Date: December 2022

Location: Expocentr' Krasnaya Presnya Fairgrounds, Moscow, Russian Federation

Organizer: Expo-center

Website: LADYA

LADYA is an exhibition for Russian craftwork. Artisans from the entire country take part presenting the visitor with many unique and world-famous artworks. A multitude of different pieces of craftwork can be seen here made of wood, porcelain, and tissue.

Estimated visitors:- 5000 Visitors, 100-500 Exhibitors.

Mitteldeutsche Handwerksmesse 2022

Category: Crafts & Handicrafts

Event Date: 19 - 27 February 2022

Location: Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

Organizer: Leipziger Messe GmbH

Website: Handwerksmesse

The Mitteldeutsche Handwerksmesse in Leipzig shows the craft and the quality of individual services and fabrications. Their priorities are the construction and development industry, housing, arts and crafts, health and lifestyle, food, crafts, vehicles, and rare craft. The mitteldeutsche handwerksmesse is thel argest trans-state forum of crafts, where craft provide estimated values such as trust, guarantee, quality, and individuality.

Estimated visitors:- 1000-5000 Visitors, 100-500 Exhibitors.

Trend Messe Fulda

Category: Handicrafts

Event Date: 17- 20 March 2022

Location: Fulda, Hesse, Germany

Organizer: K&K Messen und Veranstaltungen GmbH i.G

Website: Trend Messe Fulda

The Trend-Messe Fulda is a consumer fair with a focus on home, craft and the future. More than 200 exhibitors present their products and services around the topics of building, renovating, refurbishing, living and furnishing, gardening trends as well as energy, energy saving, mobility with the latest technology, craft and vocational training at the trend fair Fulda.

Estimated visitors:- 35000 Visitors, 200 Exhibitors.

Author : Shalini Singh (Marketing Associate), Ann Marina Dias