SHANGHAI, Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Organized by China Flower Association, Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co Ltd and China Great Wall Exhibition Co Ltd, the 19th Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai 2017 will be held from May 10-12th in Shanghai New International Exhibition Center. The show is held alternatively in Shanghai and Beijing each April or May. Due to support from the Ministry of Agriculture and State Forestry Administration of the People's Republic of China from 1998, it is now a well-known and popular trade show in Asia. While attracting new products and technology from overseas for almost 20 years, this fair is not only an essential stage for industrial companies, but also the first step into the Chinese marketing realm for many overseas companies.
A Trade Platform for the Horticultural Industrial Chain
According to preliminary statistics, there are almost 600 companies that are going to be participants of the show, from more than 20 countries and regions. Companies from the Netherlands, Germany, France, Ecuador, Colombia, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan will exhibit in the pavilions. Floor area for the show will be nearly 40000m2. Products being displayed will range from gardening machinery/tools, green roofing, irrigation systems, vertical greening, water plants, ground cover and green houses to horticultural materials, home gardening, bulbs, seeds, seedlings, floral supplies, cut flowers etc.
Professional forums that stimulate industrial communication and development
During the fair, there will be various forums and professional fringe programmes that aim to discover industrial development trends. It also offers a great platform for professionals from the horticultural and floricultural industry to exchange their ideas and seek opportunities.
1. Chinese Technology and Application Research Conference for New Garden Products and Young Plants 2017
Hosted by Old and Valuable Trees Committee of Chinese Society of Landscape Architecture, this forum aims to explain the specialty, application, management and theory of garden plants to industrial professionals.
2. Landscape Academic Summit Conference by Shanghai Society of Modern Landscape Architecture
Led by Shanghai Society of Modern Landscape Architecture, this forum is going to share great ideas and case studies of the worlds' leading landscape designs and the latest industry trends. It is a rare opportunity for both domestic companies dealing with landscape design/projects and architecture design institutes.
3. Holland Day Conference
Organized by Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, this conference will show professionals how to breed new horticultural products from the Netherlands and build a communication bridge between China and other countries.
4. Vertical Greening and Sponge City Forum
With the cooperation of China Green Roof Council, this forum will focus on the attractive field of "Sponge Cities", with both theoretical and practical content. Together insiders will discuss the utilization of plants, vertical greening and sponge cities as well as their future prospects.
5. Transformation Green House Technology Achievements and Opening Industries Forum
Organized by Green House Horticulture Magazine, Facility Agriculture Sub-Association of China and the organizer, this forum will gather principals, specialists, professionals of the agricultural technology and industrial companies from mainland China together to talk about future trends in the green house technology.
6. Modern Greenhouse Equipment and Technology Innovation Forum
Supported by Richland Sources, this conference will combine green house technology and modern planting, offering industrial professionals and enthusiasts better service, products, ideas and technology!
7. New Flower and Nursery Plant Technology Promotion Conference
In order to stimulate the development of the floral young plant industry as well as the application of new technology, the organizer plans to cooperate with Modern Garden Magazine and ask leading industrial specialists and companies to come to the scene. The conference topic will focus on cultivation, marketing advertisement as well as the utilization of new garden plants.
8. Special Consumer Forum for Home Gardening
Led by Better Homes and Gardens, this forum will let people who are interested in home gardening, industrial manufacturers and sellers meet face-to-face to discuss home gardening.
9. Micro Bonsai Conference
The conference, held by the organizer and China Flower and Penjing, will focus on the traditional culture of Chinese Bonsai and touch on the current status of its marketing. Manufacturers and wholesalers will have an opportunity to meet face-to-face which may help to develop the future of the micro bonsai industry.
10. Fringe Seminars
Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai 2017 offers a perfect platform to all the exhibitors as well as industrial professionals to exchange their ideas and the latest technology trends.
Great Stage for the Great Flower Arrangement Show
With living standards around the world improving, an increasing number of people are becoming fond of flower arrangement. During the fair, Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai 2017 will also hold a great arrangement show for three days. This show, organized by Retail Trade Committee of CFA and CNFloral, gathers more than 10 world leading florists and will give the audience a great opportunity to enjoy the flower arrangement arts.
Also, there will be five show areas which present various styles of flower arrangement and bonsai. They are free for people to learn and explore with the aim of encouraging people to learn more about green living and future trends of the industry.
More information is available on our website (www.hfexp.org) and our Wechat account (Hortiflorexpo). Those who want to attend can register for free on the website in advance.
See you in May!
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SOURCE Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co Ltd.