China International Tourism Commodities Fair
The 8th China International Tourism Commodities Fair (CITCF) was closed on 27th May 2016 at the Yiwu International Expo Centre. The four-day fair featured 1,305 enterprises from 27 countries and regions. The event covered some 50,000 m2 – a slight increase compared with last year. During the fair, the organiser reported that “total visits” exceeded 100,000, and professional buyers from 78 countries and territories joined the event.
There was also a concurrent seminar jointly organised by the China National Tourism Administration, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Hannover Milano Fairs Shanghai that supported the fair with strong line up of high-profile guest speakers and professional discussing a wide range of topics.