China International Hardware Show 2008
Now 103,500 sqm - Covering all 9 halls of Shanghai New International Expo CentreThis year's show will grow further in terms of exhibition space with a total of 103,500 sqm to be made available to international and Chinese companies. Such expansion will make the 2008 Trade Fair the ideal opportunity for international exhibitors who wish to gain a successful foothold in China.
Outstanding international atmosphere in 2007
The China International Hardware Show Powered by PRACTICAL WORLD, which took place from 23rd to 25th October 2007 in Shanghai, has once again proved that it is Asia’s top trade fair for hardware & DIY.
“We are proud to announce that in 2007 we succeeded in not only increasing the fair’s visitor attendance, exhibitor turnout and exhibition space, but also in boosting its quality in every respect,” says Oliver P. Kuhrt, Executive Vice President of Koelnmesse GmbH. “And the close cooperation with the China National Hardware Association was an indispensable factor contributing to this success.”
|•||32,649 visitors from 83 countries, including more than 3,656 from abroad
|•||1,821 exhibiting companies from 25 countries|
Exhibitors were more than satisfied with CIHS ’07
What did the participants said about CIHS ’07?
“This is an essential platform for face to face communications with existing and new customers. It is where the hardware world comes together.”
Commercial Manager, M-craft Group
“The show was very well organized from the move in to the move out, and the facilities are excellent. We come away from the show with a bank of positive leads, and contacts from all parts of the globe. We are extremely excited at the prospect of cementing our export arm of our company as a result of attending the show.”
National Sales Manager, Magnum Mfg Pty Ltd
“Our companies had met a good percentage of international trade buyers, and receive inquiries from them. We feel that CIHS 07 is one of the international trade shows that serves as a platform for communicating the latest hardware trend and brings buyers and suppliers together.”
President of Balchement