Key Stats for PACK EXPO International 2022

After 4 years, the packaging and processing community is joining together in Chicago this October for PACK EXPO International 2022. We are expecting 40,000 attendees, eager to find solutions to current challenges, the opportunity to engage with over 2,000 exhibitors across four expansive halls and more than 1.2 million net sq. ft. of exhibit space at McCormick Place. PACK EXPO International serves as the largest trade show dedicated to packaging and processing in the world this year. In our commitment for full transparency, we want to be sure you have the facts. All statistics listed below are based on 2022 registration data for in-person attendees only (no virtual attendees or exhibitor registrations are presented below).

Number of Current Exhibitors


Total Exhibit Space Sold


Weekly Comparative Tracker: Final Attendee-Only Registrations



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* The 2022 total is for in-person attendees only (virtual attendees and exhibitor personnel are not included).

% of Current Attendees New to the Show


% of Total Hotel Room Nights Sold

of total room block reserved

Decision Makers are Attending

are CEO/Senior Management
have Significant or Final Purchase Power

PACK EXPO International 2022 is Where the Industry will Gather!

Concurrent Events and Support by our Association Partners:
PMMI is proud to partner with 40 associations for the 2022 event, a dozen of which are co-locating their events at PACK EXPO International as part of the Industry Meets initiative. These combined offerings allow a more robust and comprehensive offering to the full supply chain, bringing the entire industry together under one roof. Please visit each organization’s event webpage for more details and how to participate.

If you have any questions, please contact the PMMI Show Department at 571.612.3200 or via email at [email protected].