Canton Fair 2019 - Guangzhou, China

Canton Fair 2019

Canton Fair

Canton Fair or China Import and Export Fair continues to exhibit for 62 years now. Organised by China Foreign Trade Centre, the Canton Fair 2019 is going to be hosted by the Ministry of Commerce of China in partnership with Guangdong province government in Guangzhou. The 126th Canton Fair would be held from October 15 to November 4.

The Canton trade fair is a large-scale event with a huge number of buyers with the biggest turnover in China. With its ever-expanding business liaisons, the trade fair has been persistent in its growth and sales carving its reputation as the best in the international market. The exhibition pushes and redefines the brand China in the industry every year by drawing in more stakeholders both domestic and international. It has not only created a niche in the global circuit but also provided a fillip to the local business owners. The Canton Fair China hosts around 200,000 buyers from over 200 countries and regions across the globe. The trade fair is not only a platform for business but also a representation of how the foreign trade policies in China have evolved over the years. It aims at giving China a stronghold over the global trade fraternity besides giving economy a boost.

If you are keen on attending the trade fair then look no further and book our Canton Fair tour packages starting at affordable prices. Let us plan your tour to China while you take care of your business. Stay away from hassles and travel smart by signing up for our trade fair tour. The package includes flights, airport transfer, stay, buffet breakfast, dinner with Indian meals on request, travel insurance and visa fee. We can also customise the tour package as per your preferences.

Canton Fair Dates

Canton Fair 2019 Dates

Canton Fair Days

Canton Fair Timings

Canton Fair Phases

15th Oct -19th Oct Tues - Sat 9:30-18:00 Canton Fair 2019 Phase 1
23rd Oct - 27th Oct Wed - Sun 9:30-18:00 Canton Fair 2019 Phase 2
31st Oct - 4th Nov Thur - Mon 9:30-18:00 Canton Fair 2019 Phase 3

Canton Fair 2019 Venue

Canton Fair Location

China Import and Export Fair Complex

Canton Fair Address

No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China

Canton Fair 2019 Registration

China Trade Fair registration

To get an invite from the China Trade Fair 2019 follow the steps below:

-  Visit the official website of Canton Fair and click on Buyer. Under the tab, select Pre-apply free buyer card. This is meant for the visitors without an entry card. Fill the form which asks for details like your name, country, identity proof.

-  Apply for visa. Once your visa arrives, you'll be given a buyer card. And you are eligible to enter the trade fair.

-  The buyers who already have an entry card can apply for visa and directly enter the trade fair with your buyer badge.

China Trade Fair 2019 schedule The exhibition has stalls ranging from consumer electronics, electrical products, household electrical appliances, computer and communication products, lighting equipment, hardware and building material, sanitary and bathroom equipment, household items, kitchen and tableware, pet products, personal care products, sports and travel products, furniture, glasses, watches and clocks, stationery, upholstery fabrics and textiles.

The exhibition is divided into three phases and the schedule is below:

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 1 from October 15-19 The stalls in phase 1 would have consumer electronics, bicycles, household appliances, hardware tools, construction and agriculture machinery, building and decorative material.

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 2 from October 23-27 In phase 2 one can explore the stalls on display such as pet products, toys, toiletries, personal care products, art ceramics, gardening products, kitchenware and tableware and home decorations to name a few.

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 3 from October 31 to November 4. The last phase of the fair would include clothing, kid's wear, sports and casual wear, shoes, carpet and upholstery, fashion accessories, office supplies, bags and cases, food, medicine and health products.

How to reach Canton Fair Airport shuttle bus, taxis, metro, shuttle to and from hotels are your options to get to the Canton Fair complex.

Airport shuttle:There are special shuttle buses that ply between Guangzhou Airport and the Canton Fair complex that connect to all the three phases of the fair.

Metro:If you want to get to Area A of the complex, take the Guangzhou metro and get off at Exit A of Xingang Dong station. For Area B, get off at Exit A of Pazhou station and to reach Area C, disembark at Exit C of Pazhou station.

Canton Fair 2019 Schedule - China Trade Fair

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 1 (15th - 19 Oct, 2019)

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 2 (23 - 27 Oct, 2019)

Canton Fair 2019 Phase 3 (31 - 04 Nov, 2019)

Electronics & Household Electrical Appliances Consumer Goods Office Supplies, Cases & Bags, Recreation Products
Lighting Equipment Gifts Medical Devices and Health Products
Vehicles & Spare Parts Home Decorations Food
Machinery Shoes
Hardware & Tools Textiles & Garments
Energy + Resources International Pavilion
Chemical Products
Building Materials
International Pavilion

Canton Fair Tour Packages

    Canton Fair Package Inclusions

  •   Return economy class group airfare on Cathay Pacific or similar Ex Mumbai /Delhi.
  •   Airport taxes, Fuel surcharge as on 25th Jun,2019.
  •   Accommodation in a well-appointed Twin sharing / single room basis in the above hotel or similar.
  •   Daily Continental Buffet Breakfast. With Indian dish and masala tea
  •   Airport- Hotel- Airport Transfers by our Luxury Charter coach as per group.
  •   Return Ferry ticket Hong Kong-Shekou pier-Hong Kong as per the group.
  •  (Min 10 pax travelling together for group ferry)).
  •  Daily Fairground transfers by our Luxury Charter coach as per group.
  •   Daily Indian dinner at comfort of the hotel prepared by Indian Maharaj. VEG, JAIN -VEG &NON-VEG
  •   One Gala Night at Hotel with liquor, snacks and soft drinks.
  •  Cruise on Pearl river.
  •   China 144 visa ( Minimum 02 pax travelling together in same carrier.
  •  Overseas travel insurance for person up to age of 55 yrs.
  •  Services of Yatra's experienced tour coordinator.

  • Canton Fair Package Exclusions

  •   Entrance fees to the fair ground.
  •   Anything of personal in nature like porterage mineral water telephone calls etc,
  •   All Items Specified in 'Extras'.
  •   Any other items not mentioned in Inclusions.

  • Canton Fair Packages Extras

  •   GST 5% on final invoice.
  •   Please note, If you forgot Canton Visiting badge to bring or lose it, re-application will cost you 200RMB/card as service fees(Approx charges)

Canton Fair 2019 FAQs

Q. Where is the Canton Fair held?

A. The Canton Fair is held in Guangzhou which is also known as Canton and is the capital of the Guangdong - a coastal province in south China. One of the three largest cities in China, Guangzhou is a famous business hub in the country and among the most expensive cities to live in the world.

Q. How do I register for the Canton Fair?

A. To register for the Canton Fair, go to the website of Canton Fair and select pre-apply free buyer card. Follow the steps and you’ll be asked to fill up a registration form. Once done, you'll receive your buyer's badge after which you apply for the visa.

Q. Where to get the schedule of the Canton Fair?

A. The schedule of the Canton Fair is available on the official website of Canton Fair. The trade fair will be held in three phases. The first phase will commence from October 15 and last till October 19. The second phase will be on from October 23-27 and the third and the last phase starts from October 31 and will go on till November 4.

Q. How to reach the Canton Fair?

A. The distance between Guangzhou Airport and Canton Fair complex is 32 km and takes about 45 minutes. There are shuttles, buses and metro which connects the fair complex. There are buses which will pick you up from the hotel and drop you at the venue for the trade fair. Alternatively, you can board the Guangzhou metro and deboard at Pazhou or Xingang Dong station.

Q. What are the timings for the Canton Fair?

A. The fair is open from 9.30 am till 6 pm and is held twice a year once in spring (April) and in autumn (October-November).

Q. How do I get an invite to the Canton Fair?

A. There are two ways to receive an invitation from the Canton Fair: e-invitation and offline invitation. The oversees buyers can follow the below steps to get an invite to the Canton Fair:

-  Visit the official website of Canton Fair and click on invitation.
-  Fill the application form under the buyer tab and receive confirmation on the email.
-  Print the buyers badge.

Q. Is the Canton Fair free?

A. If you pre-register on the website, then you can get a free entry ticket to the Canton Fair.

Q. How do I know if my hotel has a free bus service to Canton Fair?

A. All hotels within a radius of 10 km run free shuttle to the Canton Fair. And to avail the service, it is advised to book a hotel near the Canton Fair complex.

Q. How are the three phases of Canton Fair different?

A. The first phase focuses on electronics, the second will exhibit labour-intensive products such as furniture, groceries. The third phase is about clothing, footwear and bags.

Q. How to check the floor plan?

A. You can check it on the official website of Canton Fair. Click here to know the floor plan at the fair