Layout for the second import expo released
The exhibition area for the second edition of the China International Import Expo will be larger than the first, according to the new layout the organizers released.
The event’s business exhibition section will feature seven categories as well as an outdoor exhibition area to accommodate more exhibitors. The total area for this section will be larger than the first edition.
Areas dedicated to consumer electronics, smart household appliances and consumer goods are also among those that have been expanded for the second expo, which will occupy three exhibition halls in the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai).
With the addition of the outdoor exhibition area in the venue’s northern plaza, high-end equipment will become the largest exhibition category. It will showcase products such as industrial robots, engineering machinery and special-purpose vehicles.
The area for the Country Pavilions, however, will remain at 30,000 square meters. This edition though Dutch companies participating in CIIE will be positioned in their respective industry in the business exhibition area.
The first expo, which was attended by 3,600 companies from more than 130 countries, saw potential deals worth more than $57.83 billion being made.