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Largest mineral fairs
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2015, 04:02:26 PM »
The largest mineral fairs
(in visitors and number of dealers)

Mineral fairNumber of tables (dealers)Number of visitors
Tucson (50+ locations)4.00055.000 (*)
Munich600 (1.250)40.000
Chenzhou500-1.500 (2.300)40.000-320.000 (**)
Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines     1.000 (1.500)35.000
Denver (10 locations)85025.000 (*)
Hamburg40020.000
Edison40016.000
Tokyo36420.000
Verona28012.000
Bologna2107.500
Paris2005.000
West Springfield200?
Torino190?
Kyoto170?
Li├Ęge1153.500
Barcelona105?
Hong Kong1004.600
Antwerp1003.000
Bakewell1001.100
(*) number not reliable | (**) number very much not reliable

Smaller fairs

Mineral fair     Number of dealers    Number of visitors
Santa Ana80?
Luxembourg701.800
Walldorf601.500
Namur601.300
Bad Ems50?
Hong Kong (MinSoc)301.000
Tisnov??
Et cetera: there are now ca.1.650 mineral fairs worldwide...
Also see here for the timing within the year of the main fairs.
And go to http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php?action=calendar for a calendar view...

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(Thanks to the show organizers who gave me data, and thanks to Alfredo who helped adding/correcting data)