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Contributor: PR Newswire Asia (China)
Thursday, April 18 2019 - 21:42
Upgraded CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) Co-hosted by MACALLINE Makes Debut
SHANGHAI, April 18, 2019/PRNewswire-AsiaNet/--

Following the partnership between China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition 
General Corp. (CFTE) and leading Chinese home furnishing mall chain brand 
MACALLINE, the upgraded China International Building & Construction Trade Fair 
(CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) or "the Fair") has made a successful debut. 

Covering 170,000 square meters, CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) 2019 saw drastic growth 
(112.5%) in scale from last year. Around 600 exhibitors and a total of 84,075 
professionals attended the Fair, a 98.33% and 95.87% increase from last year, 

Partnering with MACALLINE, the Fair introduced a new model that aligns trade 
fair hosts and industry-leading enterprises, effectively combining their 
resources to form a strong, far-reaching network, base on which, the Fair host 
more high-profile conferences and forums and created more opportunities of 
intensive communication between exhibitors and buyers. 

The updated Fair also included an international pavilion for the first time, 
introducing representative ceramic kitchen and bathroom brands from Germany, 
Spain, Italy, US, Demark and more. By adding more categories including, 
high-end imported building materials, ceramic tiles, electrical appliances, 
lighting, and other new themes, the Fair became a platform that covers the 
whole industrial chain of architectural and home decoration.

 "The latest CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) took on a new look under the promising 
cooperation between the two hosts," said Liu Xiaomin, President of CFTE. 
"CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) has become one of the most overarching building 
decoration exhibitions in China, covering a wide range of sub-industries. A 
total of 58,000 visitors came to the Fair on opening day, a 92.7% increase from 
last year."

"This year's CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) has, for the first time, featured an 
International Pavilion, Design and Life Pavilion, and Smart Home Pavilion," 
commented Che Jianfang, Executive Director of Red Star Macalline Group Corp 
Ltd. "We discovered through the Fair that customized services are on the rise, 
while the smart home industry is growing. I believe that the Chinese furnishing 
industry will see many transformative opportunities in 2019, and the 
enterprises who seize them will usher in broader market prospects."

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About CBD Fair

Founded in 1999, CBD Fair is hosted twice every year, with CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) 
held in March and CBD Fair (Guangzhou), the world's largest building decoration 
exhibition, held in July. Its latest session, hosted in March 2019, attracted 
over 600 exhibitors and 84,000 visitors.

SOURCE: The China (Guangzhou) International Building Decoration Fair

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   Caption: The CBD-IBCTF (Shanghai) 2019