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Located in the central part of the Ruhr Area in North Rhine-Westphalia, Essen is seat to several large companies, among them the ThyssenKrupp industrial conglomerate. SPIEL, the world’s biggest consumer fair for gaming, takes place in Essen every year. The city was appointed European Capital of Culture for 2010 on behalf of the whole Ruhr Area. Residents of the region around Essen typically use Düsseldorf Airport.