Canton Fair was first held in the Spring of 1957 in Guangzhou, China. Since then, it has been held every spring and autumn. Canton Fair is co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce of China and People’s Government of Guangdong Province, and organized by China Foreign Trade Center.
Canton Fair has become China’s largest and prestigious trade fair due to its long history, the largest scale, the largest assortment of products, and the largest attendance. The name “Canton Fair” was officially changed to “China Import and Export Fair” in the in April 2007. However, most people still call it “Canton Fair”.
Canton Fair is made up of 48 trade delegations, including thousands of foreign trade corporations, manufacturing enterprises, research institutions, foreign-invested or foreign-owned companies and private enterprises, most of them have good reputations and market strength.
Canton Fair 2012 is the 111st session of the China Import and Export Fair.
Event Date: 15 Apr 2012 – 5 May 2012
Venue: China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex
Country: China (Mainland)
Show Organizer(s): China Foreign Trade Centre