2016 CHINA PRODUCTS (COLOMBO, SRI LANKA) EXHIBITION SHOW REPORT- GENERAL REVIEW
China Council for The Promotion of International Trade Guangdong Committee, CMEC International Exhibition Co., Ltd. and Worldex SingExExhibitions (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd. jointly organized the second edition of China Products (Colombo, Sri Lanka) Exhibition on 22nd -24th November, 2016 in the Sri Lanka Exhibition & Convention Centre, Colombo, Sri Lanka. The exhibition was specially supported by Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Trade Development Bureau, Ministry of the Commerce of the People’s Republic of China. The three-day fair focused on machinery, building materials, household appliances, lighting and consumable industries, attracted over 100 companies from Guangdong, Fujian, Chongqing, Shanghai, Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Shandong and Shanxi,and counted 120 booths and 4,000 square meters exhibition area.
As the results of the first edition were very satisfactory, several previous enterprises participated again this time. Many companies have established trading relationship between Sri Lanka buyers since last year they participated the exhibition. The fair attracted 6,200 visitors from across Sri Lanka, among which 5,052 were professional buyers. Most of the exhibitors were satisfied with result of attending the show.
Sri Lanka is one of countries with stable economic growth in the world, which the GDP growth about 5% in 2015. China is the most important trade partner of Sri Lanka. Under the context of China-Sri Lanka strategic partnership, both two countries enhance understanding and trust through the beneficial cooperation in various fields. This exhibition is a window fully displays the excellent image of China’s outstanding enterprises and products, promoting the development of bilateral trade and setting up an effective platform for the interaction between enterprises and business circles between China and Sri Lanka.
The highlights of 2016 China Products (Colombo, Sri Lanka) Exhibition
1) Around one third of the exhibitors from the first edition participated again, and the total number of booths is nearly twice as much as last edition.
2) Special Machinery Area and Home Supplies Area were well-received among Sri Lankan buyers
3) Nearly 10 companies received on-site order.
It could be said that China Products (Colombo, Sri Lanka) Exhibition is successful, the exhibitors and the buyers achieved the best result. The exhibition also improved the bilateral relations develop better and better in some situation. In the next year, China Products (Colombo, Sri Lanka) Exhibition is expecting you to join.