104th Canton Fair Schedule
Fifty trading delegations, being composed of thousands of China's best foreign trade corporations , take part in the Fair. These include private enterprises, factories, scientific research institutions, wholly foreign-owned enterprises, and foreign trade companies. The 101st fair saw 314 different companies from 36 countries.
The fair leans to export trade, though import business is also done here. Apart from the above-mentioned, various types of business activities such as economic and technical cooperations and exchanges, commodity inspection, insurance, transportation, advertising, consultation, etc. are also carried out in flexible ways.
: First held: April 1957.
: Interval: Two phases per session; two sessions per year.
: Spring session: April 15-20 ; April 25-30 .
: Autumn session: October 15-19 ; October 24-28 ; November 2-6.
: Venue: China Import and Export Fair Complex (380 Yuejiangzhong Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou 510335
: Gross exhibition space: 630,000 m?.
: Number of booths: Over 41,000 standard stands .
: Varieties: Over 150,000.
: Business turnover: 382.3 Million USD .
: '''Number of trading countries and regions:'' 203 .
: Number of visitors: 206,749 .
: Exhibitors: Over 15,000 .