Chengdu, 2nd July: The inaugural edition of IE expo Chengdu was held from 27th to 29th June 2019 at the Western China International Expo City venue. A total of 19,620 trade visitors attended the new show which is focused on the environmental technology sector in western China.
Part of the IFAT portfolio, IE expo Chengdu featured 321 exhibitors from 11 countries showcasing the latest technologies serving the water, waste, air and soil segments. According to the organiser, Messe München, the show occupied 21,000 m2 (filling Halls 5 and 6) of the Western China International Expo City venue.
Jiang Gang, Managing Director of Messe München Zhongmao, remarked, “With IE expo Chengdu, we have created a tailored platform of solutions for West China’s most urgent environmental challenges. The great outcome is a proof of how much the western provinces insist on taking a sustainable economic course.”
Next year, IE expo Chengdu 2020 will be held from 30th June to 2nd July returning to the Western China International Expo City venue. Prior to that, another IFAT show will be held in China. The IE expo Guangzhou will run from 18th to 20th September 2019 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex. Approximately 600 exhibitors and more than 30,000 visitors are expected to attend the show in Guangzhou.
Source: Messe München press release