Baselworld 2012, the Watch industry comes to Switzerland.

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As Champaign is important to France, we all know how important the Watch industry is for Switzerland. The Swiss city of Basel welcomes each year what we call Baselworld, the International fair for the Watch industry. Here are the key figures for the 2012 edition.

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THE KEY FIGURES

  • 160,000 m2 of exhibition surface
  • 1,815 exhibitors
  • Total countries represented: 41

We always talk about the Watches at Baselworld but let’s not forget that there is also Jewellery that is very important.  689 exhibitors for Jewellery vs 608 for Watches. Of course many brands have both like Bulgary.

Check the official website for more informations: http://www.baselworld.com

See the recent video about some great exhibitors this year:

Baselworld-2012-movie

Link: Baselworld2012.mov

 

So who will be there for the Fair? I will…
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Sebastien Eich

Sebastien Eich is passionate about Swiss watch-making and throughout the years he gathered a tremendous amount of knowledge about the beautiful art of creating a watch. Based in Switzerland, the mother land of watch-making, he has exclusive access to Brands and events. He shares all of it here for the great pleasure of sharing.