Since 1953, Elevator World, Inc. has been the primary advocate and voice for the international building transportation industry.  Readers and advertisers are dedicated to Elevator World’s network of magazines and websites because they are considered the most credible sources of industry news and information, covering all corners of the “elevator world”.  The most well-respected professionals in the industry help write, review and influence our publications, providing readers with news and market information they can trust.  With the industry’s leading circulation and reach, we strive to provide thought leadership and game-changing strategies to help promote the entire industry, and to assist companies in creating a stronger demand for their products and services in the market(s) they serve.

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Elevator World Magazine
EST. 1953

ELEVATOR WORLD (EW), published monthly, is the premier magazine for the international building transportation industry.  Readers and advertisers are dedicated to EW because it is considered the most credible source of industry news and information. EW is read in 80+ countries, has a total magazine readership of more than 36,000, and is available in print, digital and app format.


Elevator World Magazine
Est. 1984

The ELEVATOR WORLD Source, published annually in print and digital format, is the the most comprehensive directory for the vertical transportation industry. Since 1984, elevator contractors, architects, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, consultants, government agencies, educators, building owners and facility managers worldwide have used the Source to locate companies, specify products and purchase goods and services.


Elevator World Magazine

ELEVATOR WORD Europe (EWEU) is a new magazine that will be launched in early 2019 and published bi-monthly for the fast-growing European lift market. The print edition will consist of a paid/controlled circulation published in English with German, Italian, Spanish and French translations available in digital format for free. Initial print distribution will be to 2,500 industry professionals that work within or do business in this market.


Elevator World Magazine
EST. 1994

Elevator World UK (EWUK), formerly Elevation, is a quarterly publication solely focused on the United Kingdom lift industry. EWUK is published in multiple formats including print, web-based digital edition, and through the Elevator World app on Apple and Google Play stores. Collectively, EWUK has a readership of 3,500 industry professionals within the UK and surrounding regions. The magazine is published in English and supported by a free monthly email newsletter and website to keep the local industry up-to-date and informed.


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EST. 2008

ELEVATOR WORD India (EWI) is a quarterly magazine published in English. The experienced partnership of Elevator World, Inc. and Virgo Communications, organizer of the Global Lift & Escalator Expo held in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, has helped grow EWI to reach more than 10,000 qualified industry professionals through print and digital publications.


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ELEVATOR WORLD China (EWC) is a biannual publication published in English and Chinese for the World Elevator & Escalator Expo held in China. 5,000 copies of the publication are distributed to all visitors and exhibitors, as well as to key companies and organizations in the elevator and building-related sectors in China.


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ELEVATOR WORLD Turkey (EWT) is published bimonthly in English and Turkish. A branch office, located in Istanbul, is staffed by local authors and a production team who create the magazine to include the most relevant market-specific content. The magazine is distributed to more than 5,000 industry consumers through a print publication and digital newsstand editions.


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ELEVATOR WORLD Middle East (EWME) is a quarterly magazine published in English and Arabic for the Middle East, North Africa and Gulf region. EWME is circulated to more than 5,000 visitors and key companies in the elevator and building-related sector through print and digital editions.


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Subir & Bajar is published bimonthly in Spanish and is considered the preeminent publication for the Latin American elevator market. Elevator World is the official international sales and marketing agent for the magazine. It is distributed free-of-charge to more than 2,000 elevator-related companies, trade associations, builders and government entities in the Spanish-language community.