China Import & Export Fair Your Complete Guide to Canton Fair
As the most worthwhile fair for sellers and buyers all over the world, the China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, is held in Guangzhou every spring and autumn. It is a comprehensive international trade event with the longest history, the largest scale, the most complete variety of commodities, the largest number of buyers from the widest distribution of countries and regions, the best transaction effect and reputation with the total export volume of 1412.6 billion dollars.
The detailed information about every phase and recommended hotels for Canton Fair will be given in this topic and you can find the reason why you must come for it, how to prepare and apply for it and how to find best suppliers and get best deal at it here.
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Every session of Canton Fair is held in three phases with a different range of products. Below, we will introduce the exact date of each phase and the categories of products on display, so that you can obtain practical information to save time and effort of choosing the suitable time for you to come to Guangzhou, China to attend Canton Fair according to your own needs.
Date: April/Oct. 15-19
Electronics & Electrical Appliances, Lighting Equipment, Vehicles, Machinery, Hardware & Tools, Building Materials, Chemical Products, Energy Resources, International Pavilion
Date: April/Oct. 23-27
Consumer Goods, Kitchenware & Tableware, Household Items, Pet Products & Food; Gifts, Clocks, Watches & Optical Instruments, Toys, Festival Products; Home Decorations
Date: May 1-5, Oct.31 – Nov.4
Textiles & Garments, Shoes, Office Supplies, Recreation Products and Cases & Bags, Medicines, Medical Devices and Health Products, Food, International Pavilion
If you are a buyer, you can register for Canton Fair online through Buyer E-service Tool and it is totally free. If you are a exhibitor, you can apply for a booth at Easy-Exhibitor System, and the price of booth is about $1500-$2700 according to the product categories and location. For further details, you can refer to blog: 5 Steps Tell you How to Apply for Attending the Canton Fair.
Most products in Yiwu International Trade City are for wholesale and not available for retail, because sellers only put samples in their stores. However, in District 4 and District 5 of Yiwu International Trade City, there you can find a tourist shopping center and a lot of retailing shops.
From Yiwu Train Station, you can take bus No.801, 802 and 808 to the Yiwu International Trade City or take a taxi directly. From Yiwu Airport, you can take bus No.102 to the Yiwu International Trade City Market or take a taxi.
Since the market’s first opening in 1982, Yiwu has since developed into the place to go in China, and in fact anywhere for sourcing the largest variety of wholesale products from nearly every category, and is known to be home to the largest wholesale market in the world! Yiwu draws more than 160,000 visitors a day, including more than 2,000 from overseas. The product’s quality in Yiwu’s markets have a world-renowned reputation and these products sourced from this city can be found in almost every large to small retail chain around the world from major retailers like Wal-Mart, to almost any small to mid-sized retail or online store found in every part of the globe. There is a great chance that you have some products in your home that originated from the suppliers in these markets. The prices and quality of goods here provide any business a competitive advantage that will increase profits and provide the largest selection of products for your businesses stock. Upon your arrival in Yiwu, you will see that buying here is much like selecting products from a shopping mall or retail outlet. In the International Trading City, you can find the most current and hot products on the market today, and with each visit, you will find something new.
The market is open 8 Hours a Day (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM), 7 Days a Week, 365 Days a Year.
It is like a year-long tradeshow.
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In general, about 50 percent of suppliers in Yiwu International Trade city are traders and the situation is different depending on products categories. So many suppliers are factories and sell products produced by themselves, such as underwear, sock, accessories and other products of Yiwu traditional industry.
Don’ worry, you can find advertisements in the Yiwu International Trade City Market, or you can find a booklet about translation services at your hotel reception. Of course, the easiest way is to contact us directly and we will promise to offer the most professional and exclusive translation service for you!
You can get agent information from the booklet at your hotel reception or advertisements on website and in the Yiwu International Trade City Market. Through comparing them carefully, you will determine which one to work with. If you have any difficulty in finding reliable agent, please feel free to contact us and we will manage your buying in yiwu professionally.
When booking a hotel, you should read the check-in instructions or you can call the hotel reception directly to confirm whether they accept foreigners. For the location of hotel, you need to check the distance between hotel and Yiwu International Trade City. For the most suitable hotel choice, we can recommend and book for you, just contact us!
Most of the foreign restaurants around Yiwu International Trade City Market are concentrated on Chouzhou Road and Binwang Night Market. Wish to get more specific information? Please refer to the blog about Yiwu foreign restaurants.
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China Import and Export Fair/Canton Fair 2020 Phase 1
Date: April/Oct. 15-19
Location: China Import & Export Fair Complex, No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China
1. Electronics & Household Electrical Appliances
Consumer Electronics and Information Products
Audio-video Products: Home Theaters, VCD, DVD, CD, Microphones, Karaoke Equipment, TV, Set-top Boxes, Video Recorders, Tape Recorders, Re-readers, Radios, Megaphones, Loudspeakers, Car Audio System, TV Stand
Digital Entertainment Products: MP3, MP4, MD, Digital Cameras, Tablets, Electronic Game Products, Portable Music Players
Communications: Mobiles, Pagers, Radio Sets, Interphones, Telephones, Fax Machines, Rader Navigation equipment, Communication Cables, Antenna & Receivers, PDA, Satellite Receivers, Satellite Communication Equipment and other Communication Facilities
Power Supply Products : Dry Battery, Lithium battery, Portable Power Source, Power Adapter, USB Charger
Computer & Parts: Large & Medium-sized Computers, Mini Computers, Desktops, Micro Computers, Laptops, CD-drive, Memory, Hard Disks, Sound Cards, Video Cards, Main Boards, CPU, Keyboards, Mouse, Floppy Drive, Monitors, Word Processors, Computer Spare parts and other Computers
Computer Peripherals: Printers, Disks, CDs, Tapes, Web-cams, CD-writers, UPS, Scanners, and other Peripherals
Other Electronic Products: Meteorological Monitor, Meteorological Monitor Accessories, Meteorological Monitoring Device Unit
Electronic and Electrical Products
Electronic Security equipment: Monitors, Auto Security Products, Detectors, Sirens, Sensors, Channel Control System, Office Security Products, Automatic Security Products, Home Security Products, Electronic Lock Systems, Smart Cards
Business Automation Equipment: Photocopiers, Projectors, Shredders, Attendance Machines, ATM, Video Conference Meeting Equipment, Bill Counters, Electronic Bulletin Boards, Electronic Cash Registers, IC Cards, Card Machines, Data Collectors, Barcode Printers, Barcode Scanners
Electronic & Electrician Products: Optoelectronic Devices, Rectifiers, Amplifiers, Transducers, Inverters, Frequency Dividers, Adapters, Electronic Testing Equipment, Batteries, Power Relays, Voltage Transformers, Voltage Stabilizers, Reactors, Circuit Breakers, Power Inductors, Connectors, Measurement Equipment, Multimeters, Chargers, Electronic Components(Piezoelectric, Capacitance, Diode, Resistance, Transistors, Inductance Components, Dynatron, Cables, Loops, Sockets, Wires, Circuit Boards, Switches)
Electric Equipment: Electric Furnaces, Electrical Carbon Products, Transmission Line Hardware, Electric Porcelain, Electrical Appliances, Wires, Cables, Insulating Materials, Batteries, and etc.
New and Renewable Energy: Solar Power, Bio-energy, Wind Power, Tidal Power, Nuclear Power: Nuclear Power Plant, Nuclear Engineering and Related Technology and Equipment, Recycling System: Solid, Vapor, Liquid, Environment and Energy Consumption Monitoring System
Household Electrical Appliances
Kitchen Appliances: Microwave Ovens, Electric Rice Cookers, Electric Heat Pots, Electric Ovens, Exhaust Fans, Gas Cookers, Kitchen Ventilators, Disinfection Cabinets, Dishwashers, Food Processors, Cleaning Filters, Juice Extractors, Kitchen Mixers
Air Conditioners & Ventilation Equipment: Air Humidifiers, Air Conditioners, Fans, Air Purifiers, Air Dryers
Washing & Drying Machinery: Electric Irons, Washing Machines, Drying Machines
Other Small Electrical Appliances: Calculators, Hairdryers, Water Heaters, Oxygen Machines, Electric Power Tools, Electric Shavers, Stoves, Torches, Vacuums, Mosquito Killers
2. Lighting Equipment
Application of Illumination System: Decorative Lighting, Industry Lighting, Entertainment and Stage Lighting, Emergency and Security Lighting, Office, Advertising, Outdoor Lighting and Exhibition Lighting
Power Machinery: Electric Engines, Diesel Engines, Power-generating Sets, and etc.
Electric Power: Power Generators, Transmission Facilities, Generating Sets, Synchronous Condensers, and etc.
Large Machinery & Equipment
Large Machinery: Metal Cutting Machine Tools, Textile Machinery, Large Woodworking Machinery, Pharmaceutical Machines, Packaging Machinery, Plastics Machinery, Tobacco Machinery, Food Processing Machinery, Printing Machinery, Rubber Processing Machinery, Forging Machinery, Chemical Machinery, Foundry Machinery
Complete Sets of Equipment: Production Lines of Different Light Industry Products
General Machinery, Small Processing Machinery and Industrial Accessories
General Machinery: Pumps, Compressors, Valves, Draught Fans
Small Processing Machinery : Diamond & Diamond Products, Bench Drills, Cutting Machines, Machine Tool Accessories, Grinders, Grinding Materials, Electric Welding Machines, Gas Cutting Machines and other Small Machinery
Industrial Accessories: Bearings, Chains, Hard Body, Spring, Casting Products, Pneumatic Components, General Valves, Gears, Moulds, Powder Metallurgy, Seal Components, Hydraulic Components and Parts, Forging Products and other Spare Parts.
Instruments: Electronic Instruments, Microscopes, Electric Instruments, Surveying & Mapping Instruments, Physical Optical Instruments, Observation Instruments, Other Optical Instruments, Geological Exploration Equipment and Instruments, Material Testing Machines, Thermodynamic Instruments, Construction Test Instruments, Automation Instruments, Hydrological Instruments & Civil Engineering Instruments, Special Instruments, Laboratory Instruments, Other Physical & Chemical Instruments
Camera Instruments: Photographic Instruments, Cinematographic Instruments, Other Photomechanical & Cinematographic Instruments
Weaving Supplies, Household Sewing Machines & Spare Parts
Transport Equipment: Ship Equipment and Spare Parts, Aeronautic Equipment and Spare Parts, Underwater Special Equipment, Railway Vehicles and Related Equipment
Vehicle Equipment Maintenance: Oil Nuzzle Washing and Sterilizing Machines, Used Oil Extraction Machines, Vehicle Lifts, Four Wheel Alignment Equipment, Tyre Changers, Balancing Machines and Car Washing Machine
Construction and Agriculture Machinery (Indoor Area)
Small Construction Vehicles: Vibration Rammer, Brick Cuttersm, Small Suspended Platforms, etc.
Agriculture and Forestry Machinery: Farming Equipment, Manual Rice Transplanting Machines, Forestry Machinery, Power Driven Rice Transplanting Machines, Drainage and Irrigation Machinery, Harvesting Machinery, Animal Husbandry Machinery, Spare Parts of Agricultural Machinery, Farmland Improving Machinery, etc.
Gardening Machinery: Mowing Machines, Sprayers, Other Forestry and Agriculture Machinery
Agricultural and Sideline Products Processing Machinery: Grain and Oil Processing Machinery, Rice Machinery, Grease Machinery, Inspection instrument, Packaging Machinery
Construction and Agriculture Machinery (Outdoor Open Area)
General Building Materials, Chemical Building Materials, Metal Building Materials, Thermal Insulation Materials, Glass Building Materials, Fireproof Materials, Cement Products, Heat Preservation Materials, HVAC/Cooling Equipment and Accessories
Coatings/Chemistry: Coating Auxiliary, Wall Surface/Waterproof/Floor Coatings, Coating Packaging Materials, Adhesives, joint Mixture, Waterproof Building Materials, Dry-mixed Mortar, Admixture, Building Adhesive, Auxiliary, Waterproof Additives, Adhesive Tapes, Rust-resisting Materials, Seepage prevention Materials, Related Equipment and Waterproof Technologies.
Tiles: Ground Tiles, Furring Tiles and tiles for other decoration purposes
Inorganic Chemicals: Inorganic Acids and Inorganic Oxygen Compounds of Non-metals, Chemical Elements, Hydroxides and Peroxides of Metals, Halogen or Sulphur Compounds of Non-metals, Miscellaneous, Inorganic Bases and Oxides
Organic Chemicals: Acyclic Alcohols and Their Derivatives, Hydrocarbons and Their Derivatives, Ethers and Their Derivatives, Phenols and Phenolalcohols and Their Derivatives, Aldehyde-function Compounds, Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives, Ketone-function Compounds and Quinone-function Compounds, Nitrogen-function Compounds, Esters of Inorganic Acids of Non-metals and Their Salts and other Organic Compounds
Agricultural Chemicals: Fertilizers, Pesticide and Herbicide
Rubber and Articles Thereof
Pigments, Paints, Dyes and Their Intermediate Products
Plastics and Articles Thereof
8. New Energy Resources
Photovoltaic Application Products
Photovoltaic Raw Materials
Photovoltaic Production Equipment
Photovoltaic Engineering and System
Solar Cell and Module
Solar Photovoltaic Products
Solar-thermal Products: Solar Water Heater, Solar Thermal Collector, Solar-assisted Heat Pump, Solar Air Conditioner and other Optothermal Products and Accessories
Wind Power Products and Accessories
Other New Energy Products
9. International Pavilion
Electronics & Household Electrical Appliances
Consumer Electronics, Electronic and Electrical Products, Computer and Communication Products, Household Electrical Appliances and Lighting Equipment
Building Materials & Hardware
Building and Decorative Materials, Sanitary and Bathroom Equipment, Hardware, Tools and others
China Import and Export Fair/Canton Fair 2020 Phase 2
Date: April/Oct. 23-27
Location: China Import & Export Fair Complex, No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China
1. Consumer Goods
Kitchenware & Tableware
Enamel Containers, Stainless Steel Containers, Containers of Other Materials
Dining Table Items and Decorations: Table Candles, Table Decorations, Dishes, Knives and Forks
Kitchenware: Can Openers, Hot Pot Implements, Bottle Openers, Corkscrews, Kitchen Paper, Peeler, Kettles, Knives for Kitchen and Professional, Knife Sharpeners, Knife cleaners, Aluminum Foil, Scales, Spoons, Nutcrackers, Pots, Spades
Kitchenware, Tableware and Daily Use Ceramics for Family Use
Kitchenware, Tableware and Daily Use Ceramics for Hotel Use
Other Kitchenware, Tableware and Daily Use Ceramics
Bath Appliances: Bathroom Mirrors, Liquid Soap Containers, Bath Sponges, Bath Mats, Stopper, Wet Towels, Soap Trays, Shower Caps, Towels Racks, Shower Curtains, Towels, Toilet Paper and Facial Paper
Pet Products & Food
Pet Products：Pet Bowls/Feeders, Pet Beds and Replacement Parts, Pet Toys, Pet Training Products, Pet Clothes and Accessories, Aquarium Products and Accessories, Pet Cages, Pet Collars and Leashes, Pet Grooming and Cleaning Products and other Pet Products
Electromotive, Remote Controlling and Clockwork Toys
Riding Toys: Children’s Ride, Babe Carriages, Mini Bicycles
Other Toys and Toys Accessories
Gifts and Premiums
Traditional Chinese Art Crafts: Craft Fans, Craft Lights, Cloisonne, Vases, Wine Sets, Carving Handicrafts, Lacquerware & Lacquer Engraving, Embroidery, Hair and Hair Products, Tea Sets, Clay Sculptures, Natural Crafts, Ethnic Handicrafts Four Treasures of Study (Inksticks, Inkslabs, Writing Brushes and Paper) and other Art Crafts
Jewellery, Bone Carvings and Jade Sculptures: Bone Carvings and Jade Sculptures; Jewellery Raw Materials, Gold & Silver, Gemstones, Pearls; Horse Bones, Camel Bones, Yak and Buffalo Bones, Hawksbill Turtle Shells, Mother-of-Pearls and Other Carvings and Sculpture Products of Animal Origin, Deer Horns, Corals and Jade Carvings
Marketing Gifts and Premiums: Souvenirs, Key Rings, Key Cases, Marketing Premiums, Medals and Badges, Notebooks
Paper and Wrappings: Desktop Calendars, Cards, Calendars, Wall Calendars, Handicraft Paper, Paper Bags, Gift Boxes, Gift Packages, Gift Wrapping Papers, Ribbons
Party Supplies & Decorations: Party Decorations, Balloons, Party Supplies
Holidays Supplies and Decorations: Easter, Halloween, Christmas and other Specialized Supplies and Decorations
Leather & Leather Products: Leather Clothes, Leather Materials and etc.
Down & Down Products: Down Materials (Duck Down, Chicken Feather, Goose Down), Feather Products (Feather Flower, Feather Decorations, Feather Duster and etc), Down Products (Down Bed Sets, Down Sleeping Bags, Down Clothes)
Indoor & Outdoor Sports Products: Boxing Equipment, Bicycle and its Accessories, Skateboards, Balls and Accessories, Fitness Equipment, Hunting, Climbing, Ropes, Household Training Equipment, Roller Skates, Skates, Archery, Sports Nets, Trampoline, Billiards, Shooting, Beach Sports Equipment, Sports Glasses, Track & Field Equipment, Equestrian Equipment, Sports Cases and Bags Water Sports & Diving Equipment: Diving Masks, Diving Suits, Goggles, Flappers, Snorkels, Diving Accessories, Swimming Equipment and its Accessories, Paddleboard and its Accessories, Water-Skiing Equipment Sports Souvenirs: Certificates of Rewards, Medals, Trophy Cups, Flags, Emblems
Travel and Recreation Products
Fishing Tools: Fishing Nets, Fishing Rods, Fishhooks, Fish Twines, Fish Bag, Fishing Bobbins, Fishing Tools and its Accessories Barbeque Tools: Gas Barbeque, Carbon Brick Barbeque, Electric Barbeque, Ignition Instrument, Grills, Barbeque Accessories Outdoor Casual Products: Hammocks and Swings, Pokers Outdoor Tour Articles and Sun Umbrellas Musical Instruments Chesses: Air Cushions, Protected Coverings, Blankets, Camping Articles and Accessories, Tents and Accessories, Sleeping Bags and Backpacks
4. Medicines, Medical Devices and Health Products
Traditional Chinese Medicine: Plant Extracts and Chinese Herbs
Chemical Medicines and Biopharmaceuticals: Medicine Raw Materials, Medicine Intermediates, Medicines and Biopharmaceuticals
Health Products: Natural Health Products, Chinese Medicated Alcohol, Health Medicines, Tonics, Health Alcohol and Drinks
Hairdressing and Beauty Care Products: Body-care Products, Cosmeceuticals, Wigs and Artificial Limb, Beauty Care Materials and Body-shaping Products
Home Medical Care Products：Medicine Cabinets, Hot-water Bags, Household Body Scales and Crutches
Reproductive Health Products and Equipment: Family-planning Products and Equipment, Sexual Health Products and Equipment
Health Care and Rehabilitation Equipment: Massage Equipment, Physiotherapeutic Instruments, Rehabilitation Equipment, Fitness Equipment
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Equipment
Medical Electronic Instruments, Various Surgical Instruments and Clinical Laboratory Instruments: Medical Optical Instruments, Medical Laser Instruments, In Vitro Diagnostic Reagents and Instruments, Physiotherapeutic Instruments, Biochip and Related Devices, Lesions-minimally Invasive Diagnoses System, Heart Monitoring Facilities, Medical Image Facilities, Integrative Devices of Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Biochemical Detection Facilities, Blood Glucose Meter, Thermometer, Blood Pressure Monitor, Endoscope Systems, Dialysis Therapy Facilities, Low-temperature Freezing Facilities, Medical X-ray and MRI Equipment, Linear Accelerator, Ultrasonic Medical Diagnostic Devices, Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Facilities and ENT & Eye & Dental, Dental Clinical Equipment: Dental Laboratory Equipment, and Dental Materials
, Dental Diagnosis Medical Equipment and Dental Surgery Equipment
Hospital Auxiliary Devices
Disabled Only Equipment, Telemedicine System, Disinfection and Sterilization Products, Blood Bank Facilities, Water Treatment Equipment, Oxygen Making and Supply Equipment, Low-temperature Freezing Facilities, Hospital Information System, Protection Devices and Protection Devices on Nuclear Radiation, Hospital Office Automation System, Hospital General Devices: Various Hospital Beds, Hospital Ambulances, Aseptic Wards, Ward Monitoring System, Stretchers and other First Aid Articles, Hospital Application Software: Various Operating tables and Specialized Equipment, Hospital Data and Image Processing System, Laboratory Biological Instruments, Medical Furniture, Medicine Monitoring and Analysis Devices
Food: Meat and Meat Products, Cereals and Oils, Eggs and Dairy Products, Aquatic Products, Vegetables and Vegetable Products, Fruit and Fruit Products, Cakes and Biscuits, Food Additives, Condiment, Bee Products, Candies and Confectionery Products and others
Alcoholic Drinks: Spirits, Wines
Tea: Green Tea, Oolong Tea, Black Tea and Semi-fermented Tea, Pu’er Tea, Scented Tea and other Tea and Related Products (Teabag Filter Paper/Fragrant Flowers, Health Tea and etc)
Food Packaging and Other Related Products
6. International Pavilion
Food & Drink
Baby Products, Pet Products, Household Health Equipment, Kitchenware & Tableware, Bathroom Products, Cleaning Products, General Houseware, Personal Care Products, Sports, Travel and Recreation Products, Cases and Bags, Furniture, Clocks, Watches & Optical Instruments, Home Decorations and Stationery