According the the organiser's web site Paperworld is the world's most important information and communication platform for the national and international paper, office supplies and stationery sector. The trade fair in Frankfurt am Main shows latest products and trends in the stationery industry every year and covers all the stationery segments. 
Paperworld 2017 figures
A total of 1,520 exhibitors from 58 countries presented their products at Paperworld in 2017. 33,558 visitors discovered product innovations in the areas of office supplies, writing and drawing instruments, school supplies, gift items and packaging as well as paper goods and greeting cards. 11,609 of the visitors came from Germany and 21,949 from abroad.