The ninth China International Vending & Kiosk Show will be held June 27 to 29, 2012 at Shanghai Mart in Shanghai.
China International Vending & Kiosk Show is the largest international event for the vending and coffee service, self-service and kiosk industries in China. It was first created in 2004 and held annually in Shanghai. This exhibition is organized by All-China Federation of Industry & Commerce and China Tongyuan Corp. and administrated by Shanghai Tiansheng Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and Shanghai Highlights Business Management Consulting Co., Ltd. Theshow also receives international support from National Automatic Merchandising Association (NAMA), European Vending Association (EVA) and Japanese Vending Machine Manufacturers Association (JVMA) and other international vending and self-service associations worldwide.
According to the statistics of last show in 2011, there are a total of 79 exhibitors including 30 international exhibitors (38 percent) and 49 Chinese exhibitors (62 percent). During the 3-day event, there is a total of 7,984 visitors, including 6,658 Chinese visitors (83 percent) and 1,326 international visitors (17 percent). Among the international visitors, 64 percent of visitors were from Asia, 18 percent from Europe, 8 percent from North American, 5 percent from Oceania, 2 percent from South America, 0.6 percent from Africa, and 2 percent from other regions. International visitors and buyers came from 40 countries and regions. Most of them came from the Asian market including Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, as well as from adjacent countries such as Australia, Russia, and India, etc.