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02 Jul, 2020, 14:25 BST The 127th Canton Fair Concludes, Establishing A New Trade Mechanism Online

The 10-day 127th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) concluded with fruitful results and helped promote the development of international trade ...


23 Jun, 2020, 13:37 BST 127th Virtual Canton Fair Highlights Importance of Product Innovation

The 127th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has highlighted the necessity of product innovation this year as it showcases the latest...


22 Jun, 2020, 12:06 BST Belt and Road Initiative Brings Win-Win Opportunities to Participants at 127th Canton Fair

The ongoing 127th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair), echoing China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) project, has brought win-win...


18 Jun, 2020, 12:48 BST China Foreign Trade Centre Inks New Cooperation Agreements with Multiple Countries at the 127th Canton Fair

Several online signing ceremonies were held at the 127th China Import and Export Fair ("Canton Fair" or "the Fair") during which the China Foreign...


17 Jun, 2020, 12:29 BST 127th Canton Fair Gathers 26,000 Businesses, Promotes Global Economic Recovery

The 127th and the first-ever digital China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has gathered nearly 26,000 companies, with China's Premier Li Keqiang ...


11 Jun, 2020, 08:48 BST Countdown to Kickoff: 127th Canton Fair Hosts Online Introduction Events for Global Partners and Buyers

With the 127th China Import and Export Fair ("Canton Fair" or "the Fair") days away, several online events were held for global buyers at multiple...


05 Jun, 2020, 11:10 BST 127th Canton Fair Hosts "Promotion on Cloud", Welcoming French Businesses to Join its Online Exhibition

The 127th and first virtual China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) launched its first online promotion event for France. The "Cloud" event was...


22 May, 2020, 11:03 BST 127th Canton Fair to Enable Barrier-free Global Selling and Buying Experience Online

The 127th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) will launch its new official website, along with Buyer's Guide on how to use the platform by the ...


27 Apr, 2020, 04:11 BST Canton Fair to Invite Global Buyers to its 127th Edition Online from June 15

China Import and Export Fair ("Canton Fair" or "The Fair"), which will be held from June 15 to 24, is inviting over 400,000 global buyers to its...


15 Apr, 2020, 14:52 BST The Canton Fair Goes Online for the First Time in 63 Years

The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) will launch its 127th edition online in mid-June in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. "After more...


19 Nov, 2019, 11:32 GMT Never Too Far, Never Too Late: Chilean Buyers Help Expand Canton Fair's Influence in South America

"In the past nine years, the Canton Fair has been my life," said Rodrigo Aballay Rosas, the President of Institute of Asian Culture of Chile, a...


07 Nov, 2019, 09:46 GMT 126th Canton Fair Shapes New Trade Competitiveness with Improved Buyer Quality

Welcoming 186,015 buyers from 214 countries and regions, the 126th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) closed on November 4th with trade...


04 Nov, 2019, 11:29 GMT 126th Canton Fair Shows Recovery of the Textile Market

Phase 3 of the 126th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) featured more than 9,000 cloth and textile stands covering children's wear,...


27 Oct, 2019, 13:28 GMT 126th Canton Fair Unveils User-Friendly Consumer Products for Green Lifestyle

This 126th Canton Fair became a focal point for the roll-out of furniture, toys, gifts and consumer goods that appeal to a global trend towards...


19 Oct, 2019, 08:35 BST 126th Canton Fair Witnesses Innovative Development in Home Appliance Products

The 126th Canton Fair that gathers thousands of home appliance companies at its Phase 1 exhibition, has displayed an array of innovative home-grown...


16 Oct, 2019, 07:18 BST 126th Canton Fair Kicks Off, Establishing an Open Platform for All

The 126th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair or "the Fair") is gathering more than 25,000 companies to its 1.18 million m2 exhibition in...


24 Sep, 2019, 09:45 BST The 126th Canton Fair Names China Southern Airlines and Turkish Airlines Official Partners

The 126th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) launched an official partnership with China Southern Airlines and Turkish Airlines. The flight...


29 Jul, 2019, 14:00 BST Canton Fair Readies for Its 126th Session as China Records Healthy H1 Trade Growth

As the China Import and Export Fair ("Canton Fair") prepares for its 126th session in October, China's General Administration of Customs (GAC) has...


01 Jul, 2019, 14:00 BST Canton Fair Highlights Chinese R&D Capability with Self-owned Brands

The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair or "the Fair") has seen a significant trade opportunity for self-owned brands. The Fair's Brand Zone...


30 May, 2019, 13:24 BST Canton Fair Experiences an Expansion in Trade with Belt and Road Countries

The recently-closed 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair or "the Fair") experienced an increase of the trade volume from the countries in...


10 May, 2019, 14:31 BST 125th Canton Fair Welcomes 195,000 Buyers, Closes with Turnover Reaching $29.73 Billion

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair or "the Fair") has closed having received 195,454 buyers from 213 countries and regions. New...


03 May, 2019, 12:07 BST The 125th Canton Fair Showcases Growing Influence of Textiles and Garments Industry

GUANGZHOU, China, May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Phase 3 of the 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has gathered nearly 5,000 exhibitors...


28 Apr, 2019, 20:07 BST 125th Canton Fair Delivers Upgrade in Lifestyle to Global Customers

Phase 2 of the 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has exhibited kitchen essentials, personal care appliances, bathroom products and pet ...


19 Apr, 2019, 17:48 BST Home Appliances and Automobiles Highlight Smart Technology During Phase 1 of 125th Canton Fair

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) is showcasing more than 8,700 exhibitors from the home appliance, automobile, construction,...


16 Apr, 2019, 09:09 BST 25,000 Exhibitors Bring Sustainable Opportunities to 125th Canton Fair

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair or "the Fair") is bringing more than 25,000 exhibitors across 51 product sections from home and...