2018 Exhibitions in Shanghai

Shanghai is a major exhibition center in East Asia. All kinds of cultural, business, artistic, educational, recreational and comprehensive expositions are held in the city all year round. The following is an introduction to the major well-equipped venues including their locations, transportation and 2018 exhibition schedules.


New International Expo Center (SNIEC)

Introduction: Located in the business center of Pudong New Area, SNIEC has successfully accommodated numerous influential exhibits since its opening in November 2001. Due to its convenient transportation, advanced facilities and excellent service, SNIEC is now an ideal venue for holding international fairs and social activities.
Address: No. 2345, Longyang Road, Pudong New Area (next to Century Park)
Transportation: Bus no. 989, Bridge Line 6, Pudong Line 11 or metro line 7 (get off at Huamu Road), metro line 2 or Maglev train (get off at Longyang Road)

2018 Schedule:

Mar.1-3 TCT Asia 2018
Mar.1-4 East China Fair
Mar.7-9 China International Agrochemical & Crop Protection Exhibition
Mar.8-11 Appliance World Expo
Mar.14-16 Electronica & Productronica China 2018;
FPD China 2018;
Laser World of PHOTONICS China 2018;
SEMICON China 2018
Mar.20-22 Domotexasia/Chinafloor 2018;
R+T Asia 2018
Mar.26-29 Hotelex 2018 / Expo Finefood 2018
Apr.1 BAOZOU Carnival
Apr.6-7 China Wonder Festival 2018
Apr.9-13 China CNC Machine Tool Fair 2018 CCMT2018
Apr.11-13 China Occupational Safety & Health Goods Expo 2018
Apr.19-21 Advanced International Rail Transit Technology Exhibition;
International Early Childhood Education and ICT Equipment Expo & International Franchise Expo for Educational Brand;
2018 International Digital Printing Industry Fair
Apr.19-22 China International Glass Industrial Technical Exhibition (China Glass)
Apr.20-22 Century Home Expo
China Golf Show 2018, Sport Facility Show 2018
Apr.26-28 C-star 2018;
Expo Build for Commercial Properties, Expo Lighting for Commercial Properties, Expo Fabric for Commercial Properties, Expo Smart Office 2018, Expo Contract Furniture 2018, China International Self-service, Kiosk, Vending Show 2018, Expo Smart for Commercial
Jun.12-14 International CES Asia
Jun.13-15 International Servo Application Exhibition and Forum;
Top Wine 2018
Jun.20-22 Hi China & Ni 2018 / Natural & Nutraceutical Products China 2018;
CPhI China 2018 - International Convention on Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Intermediate, ICSE China 2018, LAB World China 2018
Jun.27-29 Digital Information Fair;
China Stationery Commodity Fair;
The 12th Overseas House Purchasing Investment Immigrant Study Abroad Exhibition in 2018;
2018 26th Venture Capital Investment & Franchise Exhibition;
2018 Mobile World Congress
Jul.4-6 China Coatings Show 2018;
Green Architecture and Construction Materials Expo 2018;
International Four New Advertising & Sign Technology & Equipment Exhibition / International Pottery Glass Decoration Digital Printing Expo
Jul.5-7 ISPO Shanghai 2018
Aug.3-5 International Luxury Living and Interior Furnishing Exhibition;
China Digital Entertainment Expo & Conference
Aug.10-12 China Rehabilitation and Homecare Show
Aug.15-17 Asia Beauty Expo;
International Unattended Retail Exhibition 2018 / International Unattended Warehouse & Urban Delivery Exhibition 2018 / International Shared Lifestyle Exhibition 2018;
E-commerce Packaging and Supply Chain Expo (ECPAKLOG 2018);
China Wallpaper, Textile Carpet and Home Decor Exposition
Aug.15-18 The 20th International Machine Tool Exhibition / International Plastics Machinery;
International Jewelry & Collection Fair / Art Fair & Rosewood Furniture, Tea Culture Exposition
Aug.22-25 AQUARAMA 2018
Aug.23-25 International Battery Industry and Super-Capacitor Exhibition / International Chemical Equipment, Chemical Environmental, Evaporation – Crystallization, Pump - Valve Fair/International Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Fair
Aug.24-26 Pet Fair Asia 2018
Aug.29-31 International Catering Expo International Fisheries & Seafood Expo (SIFSE); International Aquaculture Expo International Catering and Ingredients Expo; International Frozen and Chilled Food Expo
Aug.29-Sept.1 China Tea Fair;
All China Leather Exhibition / Moda 2018;
China International Franchise Exhibition
Sept.3-5 The 5th International Bio-fermentation Products / Tech & Equipments Expo in / International Sanitary Valve, Pipe, Pipe Fittings Exhibition / The 3rd International Enzyme Industry Exposition / The 2nd International Vegetarian and Health;
Intelligent Building Technology / International Smart Home Technology;
ISH & CIHE 2018 - International Trade Fair for Heating, Ventilation & Air-conditioning;
International Lighting Fair;
International Urban & Building Water, Wastewater Trade Show 2018
Sept.4-6 China International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens
Sept.11-14 Furniture China 2018
Sept.19-21 Sign China 2018 / LED China 2018 / LED Lighting China 2018;
Int’l Exhibition on Rubber Technology & The 9th Asia Essen Tire Show
Sept.26-29 the All China – International Wire & Cable Industry Trade Fair (Wire China 2018);
China International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair (Tube China 2018)
Sept.30-Oct.4 Auto show Pudong
Oct.10-13 Prolight + Sound Shanghai;
Music China 2018
Oct.16-18 China International Baby Articles & Baby Carriers Fair;
China Licensing Expo
Oct.18-20 15th International Trade Fair for Toys and Pre-school Education Resources
Oct.23-26 China Brew China Beverage
Oct.24-28 All In Print China 2018
Oct.31-Nov.2 Analytica China 2018;
China Int’l Electronics Exhibition
Nov.1-3 Bakery China Autumn;
International Brush Industry Exhibition (CIBRUSH 2018)
Nov.6-9 PTC Asia 2018, CeMAT Asia 2018
Nov.7-9 Rail+Metro China 2018, Tunnel China 2018
Nov.13-15 China Refrigeration, Air-conditioning and Heat-pump Industry Sodality;
The 22nd International Exhibition for Food, Drink, Hospitality, Foodservice, Bakery & Retail Industries;
ProWine China
Nov.16-18 China International Travel Mart
Nov.19-21 International Urban Transport Exhibition;
World of Concrete Asia
Nov.20-22 China International Stationery and Office Supplies Exhibition (Paper World China)
Nov.27-30 Bauma China 2018
Dec.6-8 2018 Shanghai Private Label
Dec.7-9 Vape Culture Week;
Century Home Expo
Dec.9-10 COMICUP China 2018


Shanghai National Exhibition & Convention Center (NECC)

Introduction: As the world largest exhibition & convention complex, it includes several well-equipped indoor display halls and 25 square miles (10 hectares) outdoor exhibiting terrace. The large scale of expo areas and advanced facilities even make it possible to hold some industrial exhibits. The adjacent commercial centers and accommodations provide great convenience for all exhibitors and visitors. Hongqiao Transport Hub is about 1 mile (1.6 kilometer) away so that people can easily transfer to high speed train and local subway.
Address: No. 333, Songze Avenue, Qingpu District
Transportation: Buses no. 706, 710, 773, Baixu Line, Qingfengxu Special Line, Qingxu Line, Xujing Line 1, Xujing Line 2, Xujing Line 4 or metro line 2 (get off at Xujing East).

2018 Schedule:

Mar.7-10 2018 China Machine Tool Show;
China International Industrial Automation Exhibition 2018;
2018 International Cutting Tools & Equipment Exhibition
Mar.14-16 2018 China International Clothing Accessories Exhibition;
China International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories;
2018 China International Home Textiles and Accessories (Spring) Fair
Mar.20-22 China int'l PCB & Assembly Show
Mar.21-23 2018 Degrees Printed Corrugated Exhibited in Asia;
The 23rd China International Building Trade Fair
Mar.22-24 2018 China International Exhibition on Food Additives and Ingredients
Mar.28-31 2018 International Lighting Expo;
The 26th International AD & Sign Technology & Equipment Exhibition;
The 2018 International Textile Digital Ink Jet Printing Exhibition;
The 26th International Exhibition of Printing and Packaging Paper;
The 10th China International Exhibition of Corrugated Color Box Digital Packaging Printing
Mar.29-31 The 32th China International Hardware Fair
Apr.11-13 The 79th National Drug Trade Fair
Apr.24-27 The 32th Chinese International Plastic Rubber Industry Exhibition (2018)
May 6-9 The 28th China International Bicycle & Motor Fair
May 8-11 2018 China International Elevator Exhibition
May 14-16 2018 International Exhibition on Material Analysis Test Equipment and Laboratory Equipment;
2018 China International Bakery Exhibition;
The 7th China International Aviation, Cruise, Railway Food and Beverage Exhibition 2018;
The 11th International Import and Export Food & Beverage Exhibition 2018;
The 19th International Wine & Spirits Exhibition 2018;
The 4th China International Food, Meat and Aquatic Products Exhibition 2018;
The 4th International hotel & Catering Chain Franchise Exhibition 2018
May 19-21 2018 International Hairdressing Cosmetic Products Import and Export Fair
May 25-27 2018 International Exhibition Harness Processing Equipment;
PORS China 2018;
The 13th China International Sheet Metal Stamping & Sheet Metal Processing Exhibition;
The 14th International Adhesive Tape, Protective Film & Optical Film Expo;
2018 International Polyester Film and Technology Exhibition;
2018 the 36th China International Sports Supplies Exposition
May 31-Jun.2 2018 BUILDEX China;
2018 International Fresh Air Show
Jun.5-9 2018 China International Exhibition on Die & Mould Technology and Equipment
Jun.20-22 Fastener Expo 2018
Jul.4-7 2018 China International Robot Exhibition
Jul.25-27 The 18th CBME: Children's Show;
The Global Authorized Exhibition 2018
Aug.24-26 China Auto Salon 2018
Sept.20-22 China International Automotive Coating and Painting Technology Exhibition;
China Shanghai International Auto Filter Technology Products Exhibition;
China International Automotive Instrumentation and Sensor Technology and Products Exhibition;
International 3D Printing & Automotive Intelligent Manufacturing Expo;
China International Auto Products Expo
Nov.5-10 China International Import Expo
Nov.28-Dec.1 2018 International Automobile Spare parts, Maintenance Testing Diagnostic Equipment and Services Exhibition


Intex Shanghai

Introduction: Located in the Hongqiao Economy and Technology Development Area, it is the first local exhibit company to apply the management expertise of western countries. Many local, national and international exhibits have been held in the venue since its opening in 1992.
Address: No. 88, Loushanguan Road, Changning District
Transportation: Buses no. 57, 328, 748, 806, 911, 936, Huqingying Special Line or Huzhu Special Line (get off at Hongqiao Economy and Technology Development Area)

Shanghai Exhibition Center

Introduction: It has an excellent location in downtown area. Its main building, built in 1955, is the oldest convention and exhibit venue in the city. Many important political and diplomatic activities as well as domestic and world expos have been successfully held here. In 2001, the main building was renovated. Now the center has become one of the most important display venues in the city.
Address: No. 1000, Middle Yan'an Road, Jing'an District
Transportation: Buses no. 48, 49, 71, 127, 311 or Huzhu Special Line (get off at Middle Yan’an Road Tongren Road); Bus Huqian Special Line; Pudong Airport Shuttle Bus Line 2, metro line 2 or line 7 (get off at Jing'an Temple)

2018 Schedule:

Mar.23-26 Shanghai Jewelry & Gem Fair
Mar.29-Apr.1 Parenting Fair 2018
Apr.11-12 Luxe Pack 2018
Apr.13-15 Shanghai Luxury Expo
May 4-6 The 13th Kids Education Expo 2018
May 15-21 Antique Furniture China 2018;
Antiques &Arts Shanghai 2018
May 24-27 The 15th Shanghai World Travel Fair
Sept.13-15 Interior Lifestyle China 2018
Sept.20-23 China Shanghai Jewelry & Arts Expo;
The 8th China Shanghai Incense Expo;
The 11th China Shanghai Rosewood Furniture Exhibition


World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC) 

Introduction: Located on the east riverside of the Huangpu River, heart of the 2010 World Expo site, it is considered as one of the leading exhibiting centers for international events worldwide with advanced structure and facilities, as well as convenient transportation.
Address: No.1099, Guozhan Road, Pudong New District
Transportation: Bus no. 1030 (get off at Xuecun 2nd Road Zhoujiadu Road); Buses no. 177, 1030, Zhounan Line (get off at Shangnan Road Guozhan Road); metro line 8 (get off at Art Museum or Yaohua Road)

2018 Schedule:

Jan.19-21 ARAG Expo 4th Shanghai 2018
Mar.5-7 2018 18th China International Optics Fair
Mar.13-15 International Fashion Yarn Exhibition
Mar.14-16 2018 China Int’l Health, Wellness, Fitness Expo
Mar.19-21 2018 China International Cosmetics Personal and Home Care Supplies Raw Materials Exhibition
Mar.20-22 Shanghai International Container Exhibition
Mar.22-24 Shanghai International Food & Beverage Exhibition
Mar.26-28 2018 China International Winding Machine, Coil, Insulation Materials and Electrical Machinery Exhibition;
International Cargo Transport Exhibition 2018;
2018 International Fashion Show;
The 13th International Hosiery Purchasing Expo 2018;
Apr.6-8 Pet Expo 2018;
DRT Show 2018
Apr.11-13 China Interdye 2018
Apr.19-21 The 6th International Occupational Uniform Expo;
2018 China International Technology Import and Export Fair;
International Exhibition of Education Informatization and the Peak BBS "Intelligence Education";
International School Uniform Exposition;
2018 International Clothing Technical Equipment Exhibition
Apr.22-26 China International Low Carbon Technology Trading Expo
Apr.24-26 The 28th China International Electronic Production Equipment and Microelectronics Exhibition
May 10-13 The 2018 China International Tea Expo
May 16-18 2018 Conference & Exhibition;
ITB China
May 19-22 2018 16th China International Bearing Industry Exhibition
May 24-26 2018 China International Organic Food Exposition
May 28-30 China International Roofing & Waterproofing Expo 2018
May 29-31 Greenery & Landscaping China 2018
Jun.11-13 International Automotive Manufacturing Technology & Material Expo 2018;
International Charging Pile Exhibition 2018;
2018 International Intelligent Parking Equipment Exhibition;
2018 NAB Show Shanghai;
4th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition in Asia
Jun.20-22 2018 International Movie BBS and Exhibition
Jun.26-28 SISS Automation 2018
Jul.11-13 The 22nd China International Medical Device Exhibition 2018
Aug.20-22 The 16th China International Tire Expo 2018
Sept.11-14 The 24th China International Furniture Fair 2018
Sept.19-21 CIPPME 2018 International Packaging Products and Materials Expo
Sept.26-28 The 3rd International Education Equipment Expo
Oct.12-14 World Jewelry Expo 2018
Oct.21-23 International Fastener Show China
Dec.12-14 Fire & Security 2018


Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center

Introduction: This venue is one of the most professional convention and show organizers in the city. Located in the southwest of the downtown area between the Caohejing Hi-tech Development Zone and Xujiahui business and entertainment area, it enjoys an ideal location and convenient transportation. Equipped with top facilities, it holds a number of expos every year.
Address: No. 66, Caobao Road, Xuhui District
Transportation: Buses no. 43, 92, 92B, 120, 166, 186, 198, 809, 946, Husong Line or Xumin Night Line (get off at Caobao Road Xile Road); metro line 1 (get off at Caobao Road)

2018 Schedule:

Mar.15-17 China Heat Pump Expo
Mar.25-27 2018 the 11th International Ceramics Exhibition & Conference
Mar.29-31 2018 the 25th International Beauty, Hairdressing & Cosmetics Expo
Apr.12-14 2018 the 8th China International Exhibition for Soy Food Processing Technology and Equipment
Apr.13-15 Kion Fishing Expo
Apr.20-21 BoneTec-China Conference & Expo 2018
Apr.24-26 2018 the 4th Lee China
May 4-7 Nanjing Jewelry Expo
May 11-13 2018 China Agricultural Trade Fair
May 16-18 Sample China 2018 Conference & Exhibition
May 21-23 2018 GEChina
May 25-27 2018 NMCC Expo
Jun.7-9 2018 International Cultural & Art Industry Expo;
China Gifts Home Expo 2018
Jun.12-14 The 6th International Testing Machine and Test Equipment Exhibition;
The 5th International Electric Heating Technology and Equipment Exhibition
Jun.21-23 The 15th International Bags & Leather Handbags Exhibition;
The 15th International Footwear Exhibition
Jun.27-29 International Maternity, Infant, Elderly Health Care Expo 2018;
International Household Paper Product & Technology Expo 2018;
International Dental Care Expo 2018
Oct.24-26 EMC/China 2018


Shanghaimart Expo

Introduction: Located in the Hongqiao Economy and Technology Development Area, this is one of the five best-known exhibiting centers in the city. It holds one hundred short-term expos and grand conferences annually.
Address: No. 2299, West Yan'an Road, Changning District
Transportation: Buses no. 57, 328, 748, 806, 911, 925, 936 (get off at West Yan'an Road Loushanguan Road); Buses no. 320, 709, 827, 836 (get off at Hongqiao Road Gubei Road)

2018 Schedule:
Jun.25-27 2018 The 4th Silva Wood Exhibition
Aug.1-3 The 7th International Lifestyle Goods &Home Accessories

Introduction: Founded in 1953, it is a great museum of ancient Chinese art collecting around 120 thousand masterpieces, among which bronzes, porcelain, calligraphy and paintings are the major ones. Now it has 11 galleries and 3 exhibiting halls to present significant exhibits to the public each year.
Address: No. 201, People's Avenue, Huangpu District (at People's Square)
Transportation: Bus no. 925 or Tunnel Line 6 (get off at People’s Square/Wusheng Road); Bus no. 71, 127, 311, 454, 936 (get off at East Yan’an Road Middle Xizang Road); Bus no. 46, 49, 112, 123, 145, 312, 952, 952B or Shangchuan Special Line (get off at People's Square); metro line 1 (get off at South Huangpi Road or People's Square) or metro line 8 (get off at Dashijie)

2018 Schedule:

Jan.1-Mar.4 The Wanderers: Masterpieces from the State Tretyakov Gallery;
Ancient Wall Paintings from the Shanxi Museum
Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Art Museum
Art Museum
Introduction: First established in 1956 and having witnessed several renovations thereafter, it now lies in the site of 2010 Expo. At present, it has fixed & temporary exhibiting halls and sculpture hall to welcome domestic and international visitors with great exhibits.
Address: No. 161, Shangnan Road, Pudong New District
Transportation: Bus no. 1030 or Zhounan Line (get off at Shangnan Road Bocheng Road); metro line 8 (get off at Art Museum)

2018 Schedule:
Jan.1-30 “Beautiful West Australia” of Sino-Australia Exhibition of Classic Photographs Exhibition;
Chang’an Painting Master: Zhao Wangyun
Jan.1-Mar.10 The Oil Painting Art Exhibition of Yin Xiong
Jan.1-Mar.31 Rekindling Lacquer Vietnamese Modern Painting in Shanghai Collections;
Voyage A Journey Through Contemporary Serbian Art;
Beyond Heaven and Earth: Mongolian Art in This Day and Age
Jan.1-Apr.15 Shanghai International Printmaking Exhibition
Jan.1-May 30 Extension at Sea: Shanghai Artists Joint Exhibition


East Asia Exhibition Center

InIntroduction: Opened in 2002, it is located between Shanghai Stadium and the Grand Stage (Indoor Stadium), the two landmarks of the East Asia Sports and Culture Center. It holds various shows all the year round.
Address: No. 666, Tianyaoqiao Road, Xuhui District
Transportation: Buses no. 703 (get off at Xietu Road Tianyaoqiao Road); Buses no. 42, 49, 56, 89, 92, 92B, 111, 120, 122, 138, 157, 167, 315, 342, 704, 718, 720, 721, 754, 824, 926, 957, 985, Daqiao Line 6, Wanzhou Special Line, Xuchuan Special Line; metro line 4 or metro line 11.


Pudong Expo

Introduction: Located in the political and cultural center of Pudong New Area, between the Science and Technology Museum and the Oriental Art Center, Pudong Expo proudly shows its original and elegant silhouette. The innovative ideas behind this convention centre can be seen in its crystal wall design, aesthetic treatment, modular use of space and its sophisticated and state-of-the-art technological facilities. It is today suited to all types of events and exhibits accommodating around 20,000 people.
Address: No. 201, Hehuan Road, Pudong New Area (near Yingchun Road)
Transportation: Bus Pudong Line 21 (get off at Hehuan Road Hanxiao Road); Bus no. 987 (get off at Jindai Road Yingchun Road); metro line 2 (Science & Technology Museum) or metro line 9 (get off at Middle Yanggao Road)
 Introduction: Located in the southwest of Xuhui District, it is a comprehensive botanical garden showing distinctive flower exhibits throughout the year. The exhibiting area includes plants evolution area, bonsai garden, herb garden and greenhouse exhibiting area. It now has become a worldwide botanical museum and attracts a great many visitors.
Address: No. 1111, Longwu Road, Xuhui District
Transportation: Buses no. 720, 824 (get off at Yuannan Ercun); Buses no. 180, 718, 810, 820, 824, 957, 973, Nannan Line (get off at North Longchuan Road Baise Road)

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