The World's Largest Dye Industry Exhibition to Open in Shanghai
Monday April 25, 8:00 am ET
SHANGHAI, China, April 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai International Exhibition Co., Ltd. announced today that the world's largest exhibition in the dye industry will soon kick-off in Shanghai. There will be around 10 Fortune 500 enterprises and over 300 famous chemical enterprises coming to showcase their strength and leading products.
The 5th China International Dye Industry, Pigments & Dyeing Auxiliary Exhibition will be held at INTEX Shanghai from April 26 to 28, 2005, and will be jointly organized by the China Dyestuff Industry Association, China Dyeing & Printing Association, Shanghai World Expo (Group) Co., Ltd, CPIT Shanghai and undertaken by Shanghai International Exhibition Service Corporation.
The economy in China has achieved sustainable and rapid growth in recent years. Under such circumstances, the production of and the market for dyeing stuffs, pigments and dyeing auxiliary are developing quickly and in a healthy way. According to statistics, in 2004, the production volume of dyeing stuffs and pigments in China reached 598,300 tons and 143,600 tons, a growth of 10.4% and 13.3% over that of the previous year; the total imports and exports of dyeing stuffs and pigments approximated 291,200 tons and 138,800 tons, an increase of 10.64% and 16.15% over that in the previous year. Hence, China has grown to be a huge producer, consumer and dealer of dyeing materials, pigments and dyeing auxiliary.
The prosperity of the textile, dyeing and printing industries lays a solid foundation for the 5th China International Dye Industry, Pigments & Dyeing Auxiliary Exhibition. This exhibition covers an area of 12,000 square meters and there will be many exhibitors coming from the U.S, Germany, Italy, Denmark, Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Switzerland, Spain, Thailand, China and the Hong Kong SAR. Overseas exhibitors are expected to take up 50% of the whole area. Japan, South Korea, India and Taiwan are also expected to send special delegations to the event.
The Exhibition is characterized by well-known participating enterprises and a large variety of exhibited products feature hi-tech components. DuPont Company joins the exhibition for the first time to show their advanced technology and equipment. Many foreign companies will also be in attendance, including DYSTAR, BASF, CIBA, M.DOHMEN and NOVOZYMES, highlighting the global impact of the exhibition. Domestic companies are also active in competing with their international counterparts. Domestic players, including Longsheng, Runtu, Yabang, Jihua and Chuayaun, will take this chance to present their images and strengths.
There will also be internationals coming to purchase and visit from the U.S, Great Britain, Italy, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Mexico, Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates and Israel.
About Shanghai International Exhibition Co., Ltd. (SIEC)
Shanghai International Exhibition Co., Ltd. (SIEC) is jointly invested by Shanghai World Expo (Group) Co., Ltd. and the Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Shanghai. The SIEC was founded on July 1st, 1984 with the approval of the Ministry of Foreign Trade & Economic Cooperation and the People's Government of Shanghai Municipality. The SIEC is a full member of Union des Foires Internationales (UFI). With the total exhibition space of 5.8 million square meters, the SIEC has held 500 international exhibitions of various themes and sizes. It also has successfully held a number of solo exhibitions at national level.
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