2020 Canton Fair Time And Venue

- Apr 19, 2020-

On the 16th, the Ministry of Commerce announced that the 127th Canton Fair will be held online from June 15 to 24 for a period of 10 days. Holding Canton Fair on the Internet is an innovative measure to actively respond to the impact of the New Coronary Pneumonia epidemic, and strive to stabilize the basic foreign trade foreign investment. The Ministry of Commerce will insist on equal emphasis on imports and exports, do a good job in production, supply and marketing, improve the online experience of the majority of enterprises and merchants, and strive to hold a "Special Period, Special Significance, Special Measures, Special Wonders" Online Canton Fair.

Prior to this, Tencent had just announced on its official public account platform on the 15th: China Foreign Trade Center (Group) confirmed that Tencent became the technical service provider of the 127th Canton Fair, providing overall technical support, platform R & D services and cloud resource support for the Canton Fair online.


At the press conference of the State Council's joint defense and joint control mechanism on 10th to stabilize foreign trade, the Ministry of Commerce has revealed that the first online Canton Fair will mainly include three parts: online display and docking platform, cross-border e-commerce zone, and live marketing services. Continue Take advantage of the trade show and create a 10 × 24-hour online foreign trade platform to allow Chinese and foreign merchants to place orders and do business without leaving the house. In addition, the Ministry of Commerce will also promote all 25,000 Canton Fair exhibitors to go online for display.

Canton Fair is known as the "barometer" and "wind vane" of China's foreign trade. As usual, the annual Spring Canton Fair opens on April 15. Unlike the previous years, under the current epidemic situation, the 127th Canton Fair will usher in an innovative move-moving to online hosting, which is also the first time that China has fully held the Canton Fair online.

So what is this online trade that subverts traditional knowledge? The following is organized according to the official introduction. The specific online display mode needs further notice from the official.

Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng said on the 16th that recently, the Ministry of Commerce, together with the Central Network Information Office, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, jointly identified the first batch of national digital service export bases.

At the regular online press conference held by the Ministry of Commerce on the same day, Gao Feng said that after comprehensive evaluation and publicity by relevant departments, Zhongguancun Software Park, Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Zone, Dalian High-tech Industrial Park, Shanghai Pudong Software Park, China (Nanjing) Software Valley, Hangzhou Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone (Binjiang) Internet of Things Industrial Park, Hefei Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone, Xiamen Software Park, Qilu Software Park, Guangzhou Tianhe Central Business District, Hainan Ecological Software Park, Chengdu Tianfu Software The 12 digital service export parks with good foundation, strong competitiveness and influence are the first batch of national digital service export bases.

Gao Feng said that in the next step, the Ministry of Commerce will work with the Central Network Information Office, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology to organize the provinces and cities where the bases are located to formulate implementation plans for base construction, study and introduce specific support policies, accelerate the digital transformation of service exports, and strive to build bases It will become an important carrier for the development of digital trade in China and a gathering area for the export of digital services.