Information for exhibitors
A must for your industry Be there in 2014 The No.1 platform for the sector: Asia’s leading event for air cargo and logistics Air Cargo China is the leading event in the air freight sector in Asia – and it is continuing to grow in size and significance. Come along and present your company and its expertise at this major exhibition, taking place for the sixth time from June 17 to 19, 2014, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. On these dates a dynamic trade audience from around the world will be converging on Shanghai, to gather information and make business contacts. That’s what makes Air Cargo China such an interesting platform for you, as a place to present your latest products and solutions and as a place to engage in intensive networking.
A particular attraction is the Air Cargo China Conference, where leading experts will be discussing the latest trends and developments. As an exhibitor you also profit from the presence of the entire Asian logistics and transport sector, as Air Cargo China is an integrated part of transport logistic China. This leading show for the Far East has expanded fast to become the most important meeting place for the transport, logistics and air cargo industry in this region.
Seize this opportunity, and secure your foothold in the markets of Asia.
Endless opportunities – Five good reasons why: Leading sector event Don’t miss this most important business date in the Asian sector. Added benefit A double bonus because Air Cargo China is integrated into transport logistic China. Free supporting program Extend your knowledge at the top-notch industry conference. International participants Make use of Air Cargo China as a place to expand your global network.
transport logistic China and Air Cargo China are flying high
Over 15,300 visitors from 75 countries – that’s 12 % more visitors than in 2010
Many decision-makers This is the place to meet up with a business audience that is actively looking to invest.
70 exhibitors from 26 countries – that’s 15 % more exhibitors than in 2010
30 % more exhibition space than in 2010 – that’s even more space for this industry showcase
Register now – and secure your booth space! www.AirCargoChina.com/application
“We met all the target groups we were looking for: airlines, logistics service providers, shippers as well as media representatives. The number of visitors was good and we expect to have generated new business and added more people to our relevant network,” said Berend-Jan Rietveld, Manager Marketing and Communications, Amsterdam Airport Schipol, Netherlands.
Getting the most out of your participation Conference program and services The Air Cargo China Conference The experts’ view on sector trends Again this year, the international air freight conference is being held as part of Air Cargo China 2014. This forum attracts decision-makers in the industry to come and talk about the latest challenges facing the air cargo business – with a special focus on the Asian market of course.
There’s no extra charge for attendance at the conference.
Further details on the Air Cargo Conference: www.AirCargoChina.com/ conference
The Air Cargo Week “World Air Cargo Awards” An evening opportunity for networking
The presentation of the Air Cargo Week “World Air Cargo Awards” is now an established part of Air Cargo China. These awards, organized by the magazine Air Cargo Week, are for outstanding performance in the global air cargo industry. The winners will be announced in the ten award categories at a grand gala dinner on
June 18, 2014. They include the “Airfreight Forwarder of the Year” accolade.
You, too, can make use of this occasion as an opportunity to exchange ideas and engage in informal networking in a pleasant, social atmosphere.
Learn more about the ACW World Air Cargo Awards: www.AirCargoChina.com/awards
Extensive range of exhibitor services Whether it’s a full-service package you want, or a customized selection, we can offer you an extensive range of exhibition services to ensure you receive all the support you need. From booth construction
EXHIBITOR SERVICES Booth construction, furnishing and equipments Service personnel, translators Telephone, fax and internet at the stand or in the Business Center Conference rooms and offices Booth catering, cleaning and waste disposal
TRAVEL SERVICES Visa and travel information for China and Shanghai Hotel accommodation Plans and information about SNIEC and Shanghai
to hotel booking and the use of our new appointments scheduling tool.
Choose exactly which services you require. And we’ll deliver them.
MARKETING SERVICES Such as press releases, conferences and a press road show Individual promotion activities
All the services at a glance: www.AirCargoChina.com/ services
ONLINE SERVICES All information regarding applications, rates and organization Exhibitor directory Press portal Photo gallery and multimedia downloads Online visitor services
MATCHMAKING “FACE2FACE” A tool for scheduling all your appointments at Air Cargo China – useful in the run-up to the show and at the event itself. For fast, easy organization of appointments with exhibitors and visitors.
Benefit from a perfect location Shanghai – a first-class expo venue Modern, and well connected The Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) In addition, the city offers excellent conditions for Air Cargo China at the ultramodern Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC): 200,000 square meters of state-of-the-art exhibition space with fast, easy access from Shanghai’s two airports.
You, too, can benefit from this superb expo city.
China rising Potential and opportunities for your business
However, to facilitate China’s transformation from an investment-led to an innovation- and consumptiondriven economy, the government is developing effective institutional mechanisms for integrated infrastructure development, multimodal transport hubs and logistics centers. The aim is to achieve an interconnected network and make full use of information and communications technology in logistics.
* Source: Air Cargo Week 2012
All your travel needs: www.AirCargoChina.com/ gettingthere
Your gateway to the international market Air Cargo China 2014 in Shanghai
China expects to invest USD 235 billion in civil air transport infrastructure by 2015, of which USD 53 billion is for airport construction and upgrades. The goal is to operate 230 airports by 2015. The majority of new airports will be in the rural west and central area of China, in support of the government’s “Go West” development plan.
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Over the last 30 years, China has continuously expanded its transport and logistics infrastructure to support the country’s rapid economic growth.
Insights and information on the Shanghai New International Expo Centre: www.sniec.net
Tuesday – Thursday, 9:00 –17:00
In Shanghai you can feel the energy and dynamism of the international air freight industry. Evidence is all around: This Chinese business metropolis has the world’s largest port and container port, plus the third-largest cargo airport. That makes this city one of the most important global hubs – and an ideal location for Air Cargo China.
Free admission: visitor registration is mandatory Allocation of booth space
With 3.7 million tons shipped p.a., China’s domestic air cargo market is second only to that of the US. And, based on an expected increase in GDP of nearly 7 % per year over the next 20 years, the country’s air cargo industry is set to grow at an annual rate of 6.9 %.
Beginning December 2013 Registration deadline
February 28, 2014 Application forms available at:
Access a wide range of customers At this unique business platform The entire industry spectrum in one place Solutions to all challenges Visitors from all segments of the industry flock to Air Cargo China, because this is the place where they can find solutions across the entire value chain. In one place,
at one time. All clearly arranged according to product group.
The perfect platform for showcasing your company.
Range of products at Air Cargo China 2014 DP equipment and control systems in ports, airports, terminals and in the infrastructure Air freight pallets Logistic systems for the air cargo industry Security systems Forwarding agents Airlines Airports Express, parcel and courier services Freight centers/terminal operators Transshipment, warehouse and cargo handling companies Logistics providers Charter brokers and general sales agents Consulting, planning, logistic consulting Organisations, trade associations Security services
“We met the customers we were looking for and these are mainly local customers as our core business is China. The exhibition is a perfect platform for us to stay in contact with our customers from Mainland China, Hong Kong and Singapore,” said Vasily Borychev, Business Development Manager, Interlines & GSA’s Coordinator, AirBridgeCargo Airlines, Russia.
Line up for the start At Asia’s most important business event
Exhibitors in 2012 (excerpt)*
* in alphabetical order
Messe München GmbH
Tel. +49 89 949 - 20277
A-Z Group Limited
Tel. +44 1737- 645777
Fax +49 89 949 - 20279
Fax +44 1737- 645 888
Merstham, Surrey RH1 3TT United Kingdom
Printed by Messe München, Munich. Printed in Germany. Exhibitor brochure E/03/2013