East China Fair (ECF) initiated in 1991, is an annual exhibition that has been held successfully 28 times. It is the largest regional trade fair in China that covers a variety of exhibits in Fashion/Garments, Home Textiles, Consumer Goods, Art Deco Gifts segments, attracts the most traders and bag them the most on-site deals. Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China supports the trade fair, and nine provinces and cities co-sponsor it, like Shanghai, Fujian, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Shandong Province and two cities of Ningbo and Nanjing.
The 28th ECF held from 1st March to 4th March, 2018 at Shanghai New International Expo Center at an exhibition area of 125,000sqm recorded trade volume of about 23.19 billion US dollars. 6,380 standard booths were erected in four specialized exhibition areas, namely, Fashion/Garments, Home Textiles, Consumer Goods and Art Deco Gifts where 3,927 enterprises showcased their products and services. Over 450 overseas exhibitors from 19 countries and regions took part, mainly from Taiwan, Japan, United States, Canada, South Korea, New Zealand, Iran, Malaysia, Germany, Nepal, Columbia, and Hong Kong. The local and overseas exhibitors displayed an assortment of traditional and new products with more focus on famous and high-tech local brands. The fair attracted 45,615 business visitors from 119 countries and regions, and 23,304 of their Chinese counterparts.
The 29th ECF is scheduled from 1st March to 4th March, 2019 at Shanghai New International Expo Center, Shanghai. In total of 125,000sqm exhibition area, 6,580 standard booths will be erected. Companies, individuals and industry experts are invited to this intriguing business platform that encourages connection between buyers and sellers, business growth and economic development.
More than 3,927 exhibitors are expected to participate in this upcoming import and export B2B fair for light-industrial products in China. Shanghai where it is planned to be organized is China's economic, technology, industrial, financial, trade, expo and maritime center. Exhibitors from China and other countries will exhibit a variety in following product categories to the wide audience:
Fashion/Garments | Home Textiles | Consumer Goods | Art Deco Gifts | Series Exhibition