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Yiwu Fair 2011
Yiwu Fair 2011
Yiwu Fair 2011, the top3 tradeshow in China, the largest fair on Daily Consumer Goods (General Merchandise, Small Commodities, Articles of Daily Use, Daily Household Necessities, Small Household Articles, Various Household Supplies, Groceries, Consumer Products ) will be held in October 2011. Yiwu Fair 2011 alias China Yiwu International Commodities Fair 2011.
Date: 21-25 October, 2011
Venue: Yiwu Meihu Exhibition Center
Exhibits of Yiwu Fair 2011:
Stationery & Office Supplies, Sports Goods, Toys, Knitting Accessories, Garment, Footwear & Headwear, Arts & Crafts, Gifts, Decorations, Home Appliances, Cosmetics & Beauty-care Products, Cases & Bags, Hardware & Machinery, Electronic & Electrical Appliances, Trade Services etc.
Brief Introduction of Yiwu Fair 2011:
Yiwu Fair is the largest daily commodities fair on scale. During the Yiwu Fair, activities such as International Market Seminar and purchase-matching Meeting for Multinational Retailing Groups will be held to provide more valuable information and abundant business opportunities to the visitors.
The Yiwu Fair is attended by around 120,000 visitors. An estimated 3,500 companies will be exhibiting 2011 Yiwu Fair, occupying over 5,000 booths in a floor space of 90,000sqm.
Yiwu Fair has been held for 15 successive years since 1995. It is held in Yiwu, Zhejiang Province in October every year. In 2002, it was upgraded as an international commodities fair. Since then, the event has been jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce, Zhejiang Provincial People’s Government and other relevant authorities.
The Yiwu Fair, as a highly internationalized and informative event with excellent services and security, has become one of the largest, most influential and most productive commodities fairs in China. It has become the third largest exhibition sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, ranking only next to the China Import and Export Fair in Guangzhou(Canton Fair) and the East China Fair in Shanghai.
Yiwu Fair was honored as China’s Best Managed Exhibition in 2005, one of the 2006 Top Ten Exhibitions in China, China’s Best-outcome Exhibition in 2006, and the 2007 Top Quality Exhibition in Yangtze River Delta in China.
Yiwu Fair was firstly held in 1995 and 2011 Yiwu Fair will be the 17th session in its history. It was upgraded as an international commodities fair in 2002. Since then, the event has been jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce, Zhejiang Provincial People’s Government and other relevant authorities.
Facts of Yiwu Fair 2010:
Exhibition Area: 100,000 square meters
Exhibition Booths of International Standard: 4,500
Exhibitors: More than 2,500
Professional Traders: 120,000
Overseas Traders: 19,000
Overseas Trading Groups: 80
Organizers of Yiwu Fair 2011:
Ministry of commerce of the People’s Republic of China
People’s Government of Zhejiang Province
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade
China National Light Industrial Council
China General Chamber of Commerce
Co-organizers of Yiwu Fair 2011:
State Administration for Industry and Commerce
All China Federation of Industry and Commerce
Hong Kong Trade Development Council
Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency
Sponsors of Yiwu Fair 2011:
Department of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation of Zhejiang Province
People’s Government of Yiwu City