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The 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE)


Event Details:

Event Type: Trade Fair

Date:          5th-10th of November 2020

Venue         Shanghai, China and Virtual & 


Event Description:

In May 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation that China will hold China International Import Expo (CIIE) starting from 2018. As the world's first import-themed national expo, CIIE is the trade fair for the Chinese government to give firm support to trade liberalization and economic globalization and actively open the Chinese market to the world.

At the 2nd CIIE in 2019,  CIIE saw a total of 181 countries, regions, and international organizations participate in the expo, and more than 3,800 enterprises participated in the exhibition. Meanwhile, a total of 71.13 billion U.S. dollars worth of tentative deals were reached for a year's purchase of goods and services during the last CIIE, an increase of 23 per cent from 2018

The China IPR SME Helpdesk IP Business Advisor will attend the No.3rd CIIE to approach EU SME exhibitors presenting its free services and answering any enquiries by the exhibitors.



Register for the trade fair via the fair website here.


About the China IPR Helpdesk:

The China IPR SME Helpdesk provides free information, first-line advice and training to SMEs to protect and enforce their IPR in China. The Helpdesk’s services are free to European SMEs and SME intermediaries (including EU embassies) and include training events in China and Europe; online tools and materials at www.china-iprhelpdesk.eu and tailored advice from our experts by phone, Email or through the website.


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Thursday, 5 November, 2020 - 09:00 to Tuesday, 10 November, 2020 - 17:00