Switzerland will be represented by 185 companies at this year's Hannover trade fair which will take place from 23rd to 28th April.
It means that Swiss companies will have the third biggest presence at the world's biggest industrial fair. Only France and Italy will have more firms present.
In total, 7000 companies from more than 60 countries will be at Hannover. Around 300,000 visitors are expected.
Swiss companies and organisations that have confirmed their attendance include ABB, Mikron, Zurich's Federal Institute of Technology and Von Roll.
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