Registration is now open for the China (Shanghai) International Boat Show. Register now for:

  • Early and exclusive event information to help you plan your day
  • Easy entry without having to queue
  • The chance to win amazing prizes from the organizers

What to know more?

Established in 1996, CIBS is the most iconic and longest established boat & yacht exhibition in China, covering the whole boating industry – and is the only boat show to host international pavilions. CIBS is the only Chinese Platinum member of IFBSO, recognized globally in its field. CIBS is also audited by BPA Worldwide and has been awarded with a trade show certificate by the US. Department of Commerce. It offers a world renowned platform for exhibitors to feature the latest boating products, services and innovations, while bringing the maritime industry to life for more than 30,000 visitors.

In a bid to popularize a maritime lifestyle and yachting culture amongst a rising upper and middle class in China, the sensational show will be co-located with the 2018 Shanghai International Workboat Show and The Life Style Show 2018 to showcase a complete offering of the leisure, recreation and water sports industries.

What’s new for CIBS 2018?

Exciting exhibitors and products

As an international boat show, CIBS2018 draws in exhibitors from all around the world including America, UK, France and Germany, and many more. There are already more than 300 exhibitors confirmed for the event, with iconic brands like  Beneteau, JETSET, Speedo, Novurania spa and Brunger Export keen to share their latest innovations with you. The products that will be displayed  include state-of-the-art boating equipment and design, fabrics for inflatable boats, waterjet propulsion units, watersports equipment, instruments, sensors, marine fittings and outboard propellers.

Enjoy a more international industry forum

The forum has been always the highlight of the event and the ultimate guide to the boating industry, appealing to discerning international boating professionals. We will be hosting the International Conference on High Performance Marine Vessels, China International Forum on Yacht and Waterfront Leisure Industry Development as well as the Boat equipment& component technological innovation seminar. For the long-awaited CIBS2018, we are also publishing a must-read report about the Europe, USA and China boat market.

CIBS2018 Matchmaking Programme

CIBS2018 Matchmaking Programme, organized by The 23nd China (Shanghai) International Boat Show and China Boat Industry & Trade Association, is a pioneering professional business match-making service. This global networking platform connects  pre-screened suppliers and premier buyers in the boat industry to allow them to explore new business opportunities together.

CIBS2018 leisure carnival

The magnificent 300 SQM pool allows visitors and water sports enthusiasts to experience the thrill of canoeing, stand-up Paddle, kayaking, paddle boarding, sailing, water skiing, fishing, diving, underwater photography and many more water sports & entertainment equipment under the guidance of professional coaches. Visitors will also enjoy captivating stand-up Paddle and wakeboard performances given by invited athletes. The carnival, also hosts a fashion runway for the launch of outdoor clothing including diving and swim wear.

Experience the outstanding water sport and Lure fishing area.

With 23 years of history and experience behind it, CIBS2018 will be launching unique water sport and lure fishing areas. Both have the backing of government policy and aim to cater for the growing trend among Chinese people to take part in these sports. CIBS will be showcasing a boat and water sports in this area, offering visitors an unappalled experience

Register for your tickets now

Click ‘Event website’ on the Contact Details, click ‘Register as a Visitor’ on the right side, fill the information in the blank boxes, then submit it.