Biggest CHINAPLAS in History Welcomed 180,701 Visitors!
A highly successful CHINAPLAS 2018 concluded its four-day show on April 27, 2018 in Shanghai. A total of 180,701 professional buyers from all over the world visited CHINAPLAS during the four days at the new show venue, the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC), Shanghai, PR China. CHINAPLAS 2018 recorded the highest visitor count in history, and the show also set a new record in terms of exhibition space.
A record number of visitors
CHINAPLAS 2018 attracted 180,701 professional buyers. The number of overseas visitors totaled 47,900, accounting for 26.5% of the total. They came from 150 countries and regions, including Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the U.K., Vietnam, and United States, among others. Compared with the Shanghai edition of show two years ago (at the previous venue in Pudong), the number of visitors increased remarkably by 21.6%. The total also rose by 16.4% compared with last year’s Guangzhou edition of the show.
Ada Leung, General Manager of CHINAPLAS organizer Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd., was delighted by the results. “I have never seen such a huge number of visitors before,” she said. “Most of our exhibitors were satisfied with the result,” added Leung.
Compared with previous editions, more and more visitors of CHINAPLAS are from Product/Industrial Design industries. The concurrent event – CMF [Color, Material and Finish] Inspiration for Design x Innovation, has got the overwhelming response onsite as well.
New journey in 2019
CHINAPLAS 2019 will rotate to Guangzhou, running from May 21- 24, 2019. Stay tuned to explore the new element in design together with the Asia’s no. 1 trade show – CHINAPLAS!