The Mid-America Trucking Show is the preeminent annual event for the heavy-duty trucking industry, and has been for more than 40 years. MATS provides exhibiting companies with an unparalleled face-to-face environment to cost-effectively reach industry professionals through exhibit displays, hands-on demonstrations, networking opportunities, and events. Attendees are provided with an opportunity to efficiently research the latest products and services for their business, all while connecting with the industry to stay informed on important equipment, regulatory, and technological changes.
What Exhibitors Think of MATS
MATS attendance comprises a virtual who’s who of the heavy-duty trucking industry, from single-truck operators to some of the top private and public fleets in North America. MATS attendees are influential industry leaders and decision makers who purchase, recommend, manufacture, and distribute products and services throughout the US and abroad. MATS’ attendance is further supported by its unparalleled B2B opportunities and strong exhibitor/media base, with representation from all the major truck and engine manufacturers, over 40 trailer manufacturers, countless product and service suppliers, and the largest media contingency in trucking. No other heavy-duty event delivers like MATS.
#1reason attendees say they visit MATS is to look for new products
94% of attendees rely on MATS to inform their purchasing decisions
77.5% attendee NET buying influence (final decision/specify supplier / recommend)
63.2% of attendees do not attend any other trade show during the year.
Every Year, For the last 13 Years, MATS has attracted over 70,000 Attendees
MATS is an unparalleled environment for exhibitors to meet face-to-face with industry leaders from every segment of the market, providing a unique opportunity to develop and maintain relationships with end users and the entire supply chain.
MATS hosts a wide array of events to facilitate direct engagement between exhibitors and industry professionals and provide an opportunity for attendees to demo, inquire, interact, and provide feedback on thousands of products and services, all under one roof and at one industry-wide event.
For more than 40 years, MATS has promoted the growth and success of the heavy-duty trucking industry. While the goals of our exhibiting companies vary widely; one thing is clear - MATS delivers RESULTS, providing exhibitors with the RETURN ON INVESTMENT they demand.
MATS not only provides the results you seek, we ensure that participating in the show is cost-effective and that exhibitors are offered some of the most competitive rates available for exhibitor services at our show.