Hospitalar and Meditech: South America's medical technology trade fairs -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Hospitalar and Meditech: South America's medical technology trade fairs

Interview with Horst Giesen, Director Global Portfolio Health and Medical Technologies and Hannes Niemann, Deputy Director REHACARE at Global Portfolio Health and Medical Technologies, Messe Düsseldorf

03/04/2018

Image: view at a trade fair from above; Copyright: panthermedia.net/adrianocastelli

While Hospitalar is considered the most important trade fair in South America, the much smaller Meditech is designed as a domestic trade fair.

Image: three-dimensional map of South America with pictograms of people on it; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Kiyoshi Takahase Segundo

The medical market in Brazil and Colombia lives largely from the import of many medical products.

Image: Elena Blume; Copyright: C. Schmitt