The National Complex “Expocenter of Ukraine” – the only state exhibition company of Ukraine – the organizer of international and national exhibitions and fairs, powerful demonstrative centre of economic, scientific, manufacture, humanitarian and other spheres of Ukrainian achievements.
The exhibition centre was founded in 1958. It is the member of the Global Association Exhibition Industry (UFI), the Exhibition Federation of Ukraine (EFU), and also of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs (Russia).
Expocenter of Ukraine is the organizer of the most prestige events of the state level, which is supported by the Ukrainian Government, branch ministries and associations.
Expocenter of Ukraine has unique opportunities as the exhibition centre and a long-term experience of the exhibition organization of the international level in Ukraine and abroad.
From 2000 Expocenter of Ukraine is the organizer of the Ukrainian Pavilions in the international exhibitions and trade fairs: “Beijing week of high technologies”, “Beijing-Essen-welding” (China); “The multibranch fair in Salonika” (Greece), “Vietnam international industrial fair” (Vietnam), Hannover Fair (Hannover-Messe), “The Green Week-2006” (Berlin, Germany).
The National Complex “Expocenter of Ukraine” was the main organizer of the Ukrainian Pavilion in the international exhibition “Expo-2005” (Japan).
In 2007 it organized the participation of the Ukrainian enterprises in the international exhibitions in Belarus, Iran and the Russian Federation.
Expocenter has an experience in holding of the national exhibitions of foreign countries on its own fairground, in particular: Egypt, Iran, Italy, Korea, Syria and Russia.
According with the decision of the intergovernmental Ukraine-Syria commission on economic and technical cooperation between the two countries and its realization, National Complex “Expocenter of Ukraine” organized Ukrainian Pavilion and special presentation program of the social-economic development of Ukraine for 2 years in the Damascus International Fair (Syrian Arab Republic), which was organized by the Syrian Ministry of Economy and Tradeand Public Establishment for International Fairs & Exhibitions Arab Republic
Every year approximately 80 exhibition events are held on the Expocenter fairground, and a half of them are international and national specialized exhibitions, and others are presentation, business, corporative, sport, festive events.
Exhibitors from 20 countries participate in the exhibitions of Expocenter every year.
Every year Expocenter organizes 22 specialized exhibitions, 10 of them are international. The most significant international exhibitions are “POLYGRAPHY”, “THE INDUSTRIAL WEEK”, “MUSHROOM INDUSTRY”, “VEGETABLES AND FRUIT OF UKRAINE”.
Every year near 1 million people visit Expocenter’s events.
A closed exhibition area – 18 000 sq.m, an open exhibition area – 21 000 sq.m, a demonstrative area and an area of competitive fields – 30 000 sq.m.
A total area of the National Complex “Expocenter of Ukraine” is 286,3 hectare, among them:
- More than 48 hectare – built-up areas
- 171 hectare – garden and forest park zones
- 3,5 hectare – lakes.
The territory of Expocenter of Ukraine is located in Golosiiv protected forest park іn the south-west of Kyiv, the address is Glushkova Ave., 1;
180 buildings and constructions are located on the territory of Expocenter, 20 of them have the status of historical and cultural monuments of Ukraine.
The National Complex “Expocenter of Ukraine” has structural departments, which provide the complex of services for exhibitors:
- projection, design, decor of expositions
- mounting, dismounting and hire of exhibition equipment
- building of standard and exclusive of stands
- advertising and information support of exhibitions and art events
- polygraph services (catalogues, invitations, news, press release, cards)
- flower and decorative design of expositions, landscape projection and planting
- transport, dispatcher and customs services, insurance
- hotel accommodation
- catering service, buffets
- cleaning services