The 16th Yiwu Fair and the 3rd African Commodities Exhibition Ended Successfully
134,400 domestic and foreign buyers from 209 countries (regions) attended the exhibition. The turnover of this Fair is up to 12.767 billion yuan.
Yesterday, the 5-day 16th Yiwu Fair and the Third African Commodities Exhibition ended successfully.
According to the latest data issued by Organizing Committee of Yiwu Fair, this Fair achieved a total turnover of 12.767 billion yuan, increasing by 10.6%, of which foreign trade turnover is up to 1.16 billion U.S. dollars that accounts for 60.9% of the total turnover, increasing by 14.1%. The top five industries that have highest turnover are respectively daily necessities, hardware&electro mechanic, handicrafts, toys and cultural and office appliances.
It is noteworthy that at this Fair, the main exhibition hall held 134,400 domestic and foreign participants from 209 countries (regions) increasing by 9.0%. The buyer nationalities that this Fair received for the first time surpassed the United Nation that has 192 sovereign states and foreign trade teams alone are 80, all of which indicates that the internationalization road of Yiwu Fair has been better off.
As long as a businessman, no one do not want to come to Yiwu.” In order to participate in the Fair, member of Podark Poland Trade Center Supervisory Board Thomas deliberately turned down several European exhibitions. He learned from his friends long ago that Yiwu is the starting point of the new “Silk Road”. “I have been very busy with my business. Thanks to my friend Qi Kazi. He reminded me that ‘Yiwu Fair is coming, you wanna go and see? ‘ ” “The venue is very gorgeous and the exhibits are very rich in variety.” On his first trip to Yiwu Fair, Thomas gave a high score.