The Mountain Planet Trade Fair Will Take Place in 2020 – But Maybe Not Next Month

6th March 2020

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Alpexpo, the organizer of the Mountain Planet fair, one of the biggest trade fairs for the winter sports trade, has issued a statement this afternoon saying that no decision has been made to date regarding the postponement of the 2020 edition (April 22-24).

The organisation are stressing though that it will happen at some point this year, they just haven’t yet decided whether it will be later than advertised, but they’ll make a decision next week

“Alpexpo confirms that the Mountain Planet trade show, the international meeting point for mountain planning, will take place in 2020. The show’s teams have entered into consultations with shareholders, notably the Auvergne Rhône Alpes region, the various stakeholders and exhibiting companies,” a statement reads, continuing, “A meeting is scheduled for March 10, the date on which Alpexpo will communicate on maintaining or postponing the dates of the Mountain Planet 2020 exhibition, which in any case will take place in 2020.”

Mountain Planet was first staged in 1974 in Grenoble and has grown to welcome 900 exhibitors and international brands to an exhibition area of 50,000 m2 attracting over 18,000 professional visitors from more than 60 countries.