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12 Nov 2019 - 13 Nov 2019
Jönköping, Sweden
Subcontractor connect 2019

Why visit Elmia Subcontractor? 

Elmia Subcontractor is the Northern Europe's leading trade show for subcontractors in the manufacturing industry targeting primarily the automotive-, construction equipment-, truck/bus-, medical-, furniture- and other general industries. 

During this fair over 15 000 visitors and 1200 exhibitors from 30 countries meet.

Why participate in the Matchmaking? 

Subcontractor Connect is the right meeting place for buyers, R&D managers and suppliers from all of Europe. Through short (25 min), effective and individually adapted business meetings during the fair, you can build the foundation for tomorrow's valuable business deals. 

We invite participants from both OEM, Tier 1 and Tier 2 to participate in the matchmaking. 

  • Pre-booked B2B meetings with potential business partners experienced in for example automotive-, construction, equipment-, truck/bus-, medical-, furniture- and other general industry. 
  • Discuss new technology and innovative solutions
  • We find the suppliers/buyers to match your needs and arrange the meetings for you! 
  • Apply for our Hosted Buyer Program to recieve 1000 EUR for travel expenses and accomodation!

The Enterprise Europe Network offer support before, during and after the event, e.g. by helping you to formulate an informative cooperation profile, accompanying you to your meeting, following up with each of the companies, etc.

Previous editions

Some of the purchasing companies that participated in 2017 and 2018 were Volvo Cars, Scania, CERN, Trelleborg Industrial Solutions, Toyota Material Handling Manufacturing, Fläkt Woods, SKF and others. In 2017 a total of 105 companies from 19 countries participated in 220 meetings. In 2018, 250 business meetings between 135 companies from 16 companies ranging from Sweden, Germany, Finland, USA, China and more. Previous events have shown that half of all the meetings led to continued business negotiations. 


Closed since 8 November 2019


Jönköping, Sweden

Organised by


Croatia 1
Czech Republic 2
Denmark 5
Estonia 7
Finland 3
Germany 1
Hungary 1
Italy 8
Latvia 4
Lithuania 7
Netherlands 1
Poland 4
Portugal 2
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 3
Spain 1
Sweden 30
United Kingdom 1
Total 83