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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...


05 Apr, 2019, 15:00 BST 125th Canton Fair to Exhibit New Decade of Technological Development to Global Customers

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) is set to exhibit a record number of new generation products, celebrating a new decade of human...


03 Apr, 2019, 15:00 BST Canton Fair Advances Promotion for the 125th Session to Invite Global Buyers

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) is holding business promotion events in 21 countries and regions to spotlight business...


07 Mar, 2019, 15:00 GMT Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines Join 125th Canton Fair By Offering Travel Benefits for International Buyers

The 125th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has announced a joint offering to international buyers with Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines....


20 Nov, 2018, 07:23 GMT Canton Fair Promotes Local Industrial Clusters to Global Buyers

During its 124th session, the China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has implemented specialized promotional programs for local industrial...


12 Nov, 2018, 04:11 GMT 124th Canton Fair Records US$29.8 billion In Turnover, Hosts More than 70,000 New Buyers

The 124th edition of the China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair, or "the Fair") has wrapped up after recording substantial increases in export...


31 Oct, 2018, 12:36 GMT 124th Canton Fair Promotes Intellectual Property Rights Protection

The 124th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair), which runs until November 4 in Guangzhou, is promoting professional and efficient intellectual...


17 Oct, 2018, 11:57 BST The 124th Canton Fair to Further Open Chinese Market to Global Buyers

The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) kicked off in Guangzhou on October 15 gathering over 25000 exhibiting companies. The 124th fair,...


21 Sep, 2018, 09:52 BST The Canton Fair, China Southern and Turkish Airlines Team-up to Welcome the World to 'Discover More' at the 124th China Import and Export Fair

The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) announced an expansion in their offering to buyers with the signing of travel partnership deals with...


27 Aug, 2018, 05:52 BST 124th Canton Fair to Mark the 40th Anniversary of China's Reform and Opening Up Policy with the Aim of Growing Trade Opportunities

The 124th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) will run from October 15 - November 4 in Guangzhou. The fair, with an exhibition space of 1.185...


05 Jun, 2018, 12:44 BST Canton Fair Makes Fighting Poverty a Priority

The 123rd China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) has taken important steps to help alleviate poverty by granting free access to exhibitors from...