CHINACOAT2017 had five exhibit zones: Zone 3 (Hall E2) Powder Coatings Technology; Zone 4 (Hall E3) UV/EB Technology and Products; Zone 5 (Hall E3) International Machinery, Instrument and Services; Zone 6 (Hall E3) China Machinery, Instrument and Services and Zone 7 (Hall E-4-E6 and W1-W3). The total gross exhibiton area was 86,000 sqm, which was a 32 percent increase compared to 2016.
This year’s show attracted 34,425 visitors – 29,262 were domestic China visitors and 5,163 were overseas visitors. According to Sinostar, there was significant growth in total number of visitors – up 11.6 percent (2016) and 16.4 percent (2015). Day 1 had 24,911 debuting visitors, Day 2 had 8,383 and Day 3 had 1,131. Sinostar reported that the total number of visitors on Day 1 drastically increased (up 30.5 percent in 2016 and 22 percent in 2015). Almost 20,000 visitors turned up on Day 2. Sinostar noted that the growing number of returning visitors indicate longer time spent on the show floor. The total number of delegates who attened CHINACOAT Conference and Technical Workshops was 4,004.
CHINACAOT2018 will be held in Guangzhou, China December 4-6.