Trade fairs in China – summer 2024

China organizes some of the world’s largest trade fairs. Attending trade fairs allows us to test products in person, gain more insights into the industry, and establish stronger relationships with business partners. The wide range of events taking place in the summer of 2024 in China means that regardless of the industry you are pursuing, everyone is able to choose the trade fair they want to attend. Below, we present a list of trade fairs in China – summer 2024 that we think are most worth checking out.

Trade fairs in China – summer 2024

Trade fairs in China – June 2024

China Stationery Fair (CSF) 2024

Founded in 1953, the CSF fair is Asia’s leading trade platform for stationery and office supplies. For more than 70 years now, the fair has served as both an important networking event for domestic brands and an opportunity for international brands to enter the Chinese market, attracting 55,000 visitors and approximately 900 exhibitors each year.

Date: 13-15 June 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: chinastationeryfair.com/en

Ceramics China 2024

Ceramics China is the global leading event for the ceramic equipment and materials industry. Already running for nearly 40 years, the fair attracts a crowd of visitors estimated at up to 100,000.

Date: 18-21 June 2024

Location: Guangzhou

Website: en.ceramicschina.com.cn

Healthplex Expo & Natural & Nutraceutical Products China 2024

Healthplex Expo has provided an international platform for health, beauty, and food businesses for more than a decade. This year’s event is estimated to attract 1,800 exhibitors and over 100,000 visitors.

Date: 19-21 June 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: hncexpo.com/en

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ProPak China (PPKC) 2024

ProPak China is an international business platform showcasing the latest processing and packaging solutions for the food, beverage, dairy, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and many other industries. The event attracts tens of thousands of attendees every year.

Date: 19-21 June 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: propakchina.com/en

CPhI China 2024

CPhI is an event that brings together more than 60,000 pharmaceutical professionals. Established over two decades ago, the fair is held in many countries around the world. About 3,400 exhibitors will attend this year’s edition, which is organized in China.

Date: 19-21 June 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: cphi.com/china/en

Trade fairs in China-July 2024

Aluminium China (ALU China) 2024

Aluminum China is Asia’s leading trade show for the aluminum industry and its major appliance sectors. Based on 19 years of experience, each year the platform brings together new products, innovative technologies and advanced processes used throughout the aluminum production chain.

Date: 3-5 July 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: aluminiumchina.com/en-gb.html

China (Guangzhou) International Building Decoration Fair (CBD) 2024

First held in 1999, the CBD fair is the largest construction fair in the world. It attracts a huge number of visitors, estimated at up to 255,000. This year, the event will feature around 2,000 exhibitors.

Date: 8-11 July 2024

Location: Guangzhou

Website: cbdfair-gz.com/en 

Qingdao International Tire & Wheel Fair 2024

The Qingdao International Tire & Wheel Fair is an international trade fair for the rubber and tire industry. The event provides its visitors with an in-depth look at the latest developments, trends, services, and articles for vehicles. This year, the number of exhibitors is estimated to be more than 500 companies.

Date: 10-13 July 2024

Location: Qingdao

Website: en.tyrexpoasia.cn

Children Baby Maternity Expo (CBME) 2024

CBME is an event that has already been taking place for 23 years, bringing together the most influential investors in the infants, children and maternity industry. According to the organizer, it is one of the most important trade fairs in the world that you simply must attend. Each year they attract more than 3,000 exhibitors, 4,500 companies and more than 100,000 visitors from around the world.

Date: 17-19 July 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: en.cbmexpo.com

Trade fairs in China – August 2024

Texcare Asia & China Laundry Expo (TXCA & CLE) 2024

The TXCA & CLE show is an international trade fair for textile laundry detergents, leather care, cleaning technology, and cleaning equipment, which will take place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in China. The estimated number of participants at the show for this year is about 300 exhibitors and 2,000 visitors.

Date: 2-4 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: texcare-asia.hk.messefrankfurt.com/shanghai/en

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China Shanghai International Automotive Interiors and Exteriors Exhibition 2024

CIAIE is an automotive industry event. It has been organized for more than a decade, and last year attracted 1,200 exhibitors and 35,000 visitors.

Date: 2-4 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: sh.autointeriorexpo.com/enshanghai

China Wedding Expo (CWE) 2024

China Wedding Expo is one of the largest organized wedding fairs in the world. Last year’s event was attended by up to 66,000 visitors, who were both industry professionals and brides-to-be looking for inspiration.

Date: 7-9 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: chinaweddingexpo.com.cn/lan/2.html

Solar PV & Energy Storage World Expo 2024

Solar PV & Energy Storage World Expo is a photovoltaic trade show that has been held for 15 years. It is considered one of the most influential and highly regarded events of its kind in the industry. This year’s show is expected to feature more than 2,000 exhibitors and 200,000 visitors from more than 100 countries.

Date: 8-10 August 2024

Location: Guangzhou

Website: en.pvguangzhou.com/alone/alone.php?id=18

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 2024

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles is a rapidly growing trade show for textile industry professionals. In 2023, 1,035 exhibitors and 32,105 visitors attended the event.

Date: 14-16 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: intertextile-shanghai-hometextiles-autumn.hk.messefrankfurt.com

Pet Fair Asia 2024

Pet Fair Asia is one of the most important events for pet industry manufacturers in Asia. The fair annually attracts more than 2,500 exhibitors and 400,000 visitors from around the world, who are both industry professionals and ordinary pet lovers.

Date: 21-25 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: petfairasia.com/en

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China (Wenzhou) International Leather Shoe Material & Shoe Machinery Fair 2024 (LEATHER & SHOE-TECH)

LEATHER & SHOE-TECH is an international trade fair for the footwear industry. This year, it will feature more than 700 exhibitors specializing in footwear machinery and leather products. The event attracts around 20,000 visitors.

Date: 23-25 August 2024

Location: Wenzhou

Website: chinaleatherfair.com

Yarn Expo-Autumn 2024

Yarn Expo is the leading yarn and fiber trade show. This year, about 400 exhibitors from around the world will showcase their products at the event. The estimated number of visitors is 13,000 people.

Date: 27-29 August 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: yarn-expo-autumn.hk.messefrankfurt.com/shanghai/en.html

Trade fairs in China – September 2024

Precision Machining Expo China 2024

Precision Machining Expo China is an international exhibition bringing together advanced precision machining technology solutions. The event last year attracted 200 exhibitors and 8,000 visitors.

Date: 3-5 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: pme.cn/en

China International Hair Fair (CHIF) 2024

China International Hair Fair is a trade show dedicated to hairdressing, hair care, hair care accessories and other related products and technologies. The event was first held in 2005 and since then has continuously provided a unique platform for companies and professionals in the hair and beauty industry.

Date: 3-5 September 2024

Location: Guangzhou

Website: internationalhairfair.com

China International Tire Expo 2024

China International Tire Expo is one of the world’s most respected trade shows for the automotive tire and rim industry. In addition, the exhibition offers a wide range of tire and rim care products, after-sales services and related equipment. This year the event is expected to attract 400 exhibitors and 14,000 visitors.

Date: 4-6 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: citexpo.com.cn/en/index.php

China International Optics Fair-Beijing (CIOF) 2024

China International Optics Fair is a trade fair dedicated to eyeglasses and eyewear accessories. The estimated number of exhibitors for this year is about 700 and 50,000 visitors.

Date: 10-12 September 2024

Location: Beijing

Website: ciof.cn/eng/main.php

China International Optoelectronic Exposition (CIOE) 2024

The trade show (CIOE) in September 2024 will bring together some 3,000 leading optoelectronics manufacturers to showcase the latest innovations in chips, components, or specialized equipment. Last year, the event attracted nearly 100,000 industry professionals.

Date: 11-13 September 2024

Location: Shenzhen

Website: cioe.cn/en

China International Furniture Fair 2024

China International Furniture Fair is one of the largest furniture industry events in the world. This year, more than 6,000 industry professionals will showcase their innovative products and solutions to up to an estimated 440,000 visitors.

Date: 11-14 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: ciff.furniture

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China International (Guangzhou) Fisheries & Seafood Expo (FISHEX) 2024

FISHEX is one of the most highly recognized seafood industry fairs held in southern China. An estimated 800 exhibitors and more than 45,000 visitors are expected to show up at the upcoming event.

Date: 15-17 September 2024

Location: Guangzhou

Website: chinafishex.com

China Adhesives and Sealants Expo 2024

China Adhesives and Sealants Expo is the only binding products industry trade show held in China with UFI certification. The event is estimated to attract around 20,000 visitors this year.

Date: 19-21 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: en.chinaadhesive2000.com

LED CHINA 2024

LED CHINA is a global leader in the LED technology industry. Each year, it attracts investors from more than 100 countries with a chance to see the wide range of products on display, including digital printers and LED displays.

Date: 19-21 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: ledchina.com/en/trust-event-series.html

China (Shenzhen) International Logistics and Supply Chain Fair (CILF) 2024

The CILF trade fair has been an event for e-commerce, logistics, and transportation companies for the past 17 years. This year, about 20,000 exhibitors from more than 50 countries and 100,000 visitors are expected to attend the fair.

Date: 23-25 September 2024

Location: Shenzhen

Website: scmfair.com/en

China International Industry Fair (CIIF) 2024

The China International Industry Fair (CIIF) is one of the most important trade fairs for manufacturing in China, attracting exhibitors and visitors from around the world each fall. The fair covers a wide range of manufacturing sectors, including mechanical engineering, automation, information technology, environmental technology, energy, transportation, and scientific innovation.

Date: 24-28 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: ciif-expo.com/en

Wire China-International Wire & Cable Industry Trade Fair 2024

The Wire China fair made its debut in 2004 and is now considered the largest event of its industry in Asia. Last year it attracted around 900 exhibitors and more than 40,000 visitors.

Date: 25-28 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: wirechina.net/en/index.aspx

All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) 2024

The All China Leather Exhibition is the first and only leather products fair of international significance held in China. More than 1,000 leather goods and machinery exhibitors are expected to attract about 23,000 visitors this year.

Date: 29-31 September 2024

Location: Shanghai

Website: aclechona.com

China trade show travel and business visa

In order to travel to China, it is required to obtain the appropriate visa. If you are going to a trade fair in China, you will need to apply for a business visa. Before expressing your desire to attend a specific trade fair, we recommend checking whether the organizer of the event offers the necessary to obtain a business visa invitation to China.