The total exhibition area of Print China 2019 will be over 1,40,000 sqm, and there will be more than 1,200 exhibitors and estimated 200,000 professional visitors.
According to the annual statistics collected by State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television (SAPPRFT), in 2016, there were approximately 101,000 printing enterprises; the gross output value of the industry reached USD 170 billion, which met a 2.7% annual increase.
The theme of the exhibition is: ‘Intelligence guide, fusion and innovation, service transformation, green development’. The industry has realised it has to see green and digital and intelligent in an integrated way. Therefore the five-day exhibition has been divided into 10 segments.
In addition, there are five thematic areas including internet + intelligent packaging, intelligent robot + printing, 3D printing, VOCs comprehensive management, and laser + printing are opened.
There will be overseas visitors from more than 140 countries and regions, accounting for 18%-20% of the total visitors. Hundred media groups will cover the exhibition. This includes 60 media houses from China and 40 overseas.
Over 60 events will be hosted during the exhibition period, which shall include forums and technological knowledge exchange, Forum-PT 2019, The 2nd Asia Pacific Day, Global Print Annual Meeting, Asia Print Conference 2019, China Print Summit and China Print Awards.