Trade fair season is fast approaching in China, and the whole month of April is going to be a busy one. With a variety of items, from gifts and premium products, to electronics and hardware; thousands of businesses will be setting up shop to promote their company.
Whether it's through free promotional gifts at their trade fair stall or being a promotional product company themselves during the "gifts and premium" dates, it is bound to be a reoccurring theme through out all the trade shows.
China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, is held biannually in Guangzhou every spring and autumn, with a history of 59 years since 1957. This year is the 119th fair and is planned to be even bigger than the last.
The Fair is a comprehensive one with the longest history, the highest level, the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety. It also has the broadest distribution of overseas buyers and the greatest business turnover in China.
Last year's canton fair Statistics:
60,228 standard booths.
Business Turnover (National Pavilion): 27.01 Billion USD.
Number of Overseas Buyers: 177,544 buyers.
Number of Exhibitors: 24,700 exhibitors.
China Import and Export Fair Complex covers a ground area of 430,000 square meters with the structural area of 395,000 square meters. With 13 exhibition halls on the first and second floors, Pazhou Complex has an indoor exhibition area of 130,000 square meters and an outdoor exhibition area of 22,000 square meters, being the largest exhibition center in Asia.
Here is what is happening at Canton Fair over this month:
With huge results like these, this month of trade shows in Canton Fair is an exciting one, having a wide range of industries coming together to promote and establish their companies further it is no wonder this is the largest fair in China.