Asia’s most influential hardware trade show fully booked, major Chinese representation expected to benefit international buyers
From September 28 to 30, 2010, the China International Hardware Show (CIHS) will be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Center. The event will provide a business and networking platform for TOOLS, DIY AND BUILDING HARDWARE, and SECURITY SYSTEMS, LOCKS AND FITTINGS manufacturers, wholesalers, dealers and retailers.
Asia’s largest hardware trade show has been fully sold out since April this year. To date, there are close to 2,100 confirmed exhibitors who will occupy more than 100,000sqm of floor space.
Over a period of three days, buyers will be able to source from established local Chinese manufacturers as well as a substantial number of emerging new producers. They will be joined by key foreign suppliers from Germany, Spain, Turkey, US, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Ireland, India, UK, Mexico, South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Hong Kong who will also present their products at the event.
Trade visitors from all over the world are expected to converge at CIHS to gather information about the innovations and trends, while also placing orders for the coming year and establishing new business contacts.
Celebrating 10 years of CIHS!
2010 is a momentous year for CIHS and its loyal participants as the trade show celebrates its milestones and developments over the past decade.
In tandem with its tenth anniversary, CIHS 2010 will present exhibitors and guests with a string of exciting fringe events and infinite opportunities in the booming Chinese market.
Travel services and visiting Shanghai World Expo
Besides benefitting from the preferential accommodation rates offered by CIHS’ partner hotels, the event’s appointed travel agent will also offer attendees services like organizing private group factory or retailer tours or visits to the Shanghai World Expo.
For further information on our travel services and about CIHS, visit www.hardwareshow-china.com.
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About China International Hardware Show
China International Hardware Show (CIHS) in Shanghai is Asia`s largest trade fair for the entire hardware and DIY sectors. This unique trade fair offers specialist traders and buyers from the industry sectors of Tools, DIY and Building Hardware, Security, Locks and Fittings with a comprehensive category of products and services. Increasingly, European and American exhibitors from the hardware sectors are using this show as their gateway to markets in Asia.
CIHS 2009 garnered interest from all over the world - 2,016 companies were featured from 18 countries and regions, over 34,000 domestic and international industry buyers attended.
About the Organizers
As a world-renowned trade fair organizer, Koelnmesse has an excellent track record for organizing some of the world’s most successful trade events, such as the accomplished International Hardware Fair and spoga+gafa – the world’s leading platform for garden tools and care – in Cologne, Germany. With over 80 years’ experience in organizing large-scale commercial events connecting buyers and sellers, Koelnmesse brings forth an unrivaled skill-set and expertise needed to develop China International Hardware Show into one of the premier international trade shows in Asia.
For further information, please visit www.koelnmesse.com
China National Hardware Association
With almost 3,000 members, China National Hardware Association is made up of China’s key hardware enterprises and professional associations. Its mission is to foster collaboration and communication between the government and enterprises, so as to build up China’s hardware industry.
For further information, please visit www.chinahardware.org.cn
Ms. Trista Ming
Tel.: +86 21 6390 6161 ext. 832
Mr. Edward Gao
Tel: +86 10 6590 7766-765
Fax: +86 10 6590 6139