This post-show report highlights key events and exhibitors at the 22nd China (Shanghai) International Boat Show, as well as provides contact details and further information for CIBS 2018.
Inaugurated in 1996, China (Shanghai) International Boat Show (CIBS) is the most comprehensive and longest-running boat and yacht exhibition in China, covering the entire boating industry chain.
As a regional platform for boating products, equipment, technologies and services, CIBS aims to popularise a maritime lifestyle and yachting culture amongst a rising upper and middle class in China. It is the only Chinese member of the globally recognised International Federation of Boat Show Organisers (IFBSO).
The show is audited by BPA Worldwide and has been awarded a trade show certificate by the US Department of Commerce. It is also the only boat trade show in China to host national pavilions overseas in partnership with governmental entities and associations.
The 23rd China (Shanghai) International Boat Show (CIBS): 26-29 April 2018
The next CIBS will take place on 26-29 April 2018. The sectors include:
- Boats: super yachts, high-speed boats, power boats, official boats and sailing ships
- Equipment and accessories: supporting and transmission equipment, spare parts, engine / drive / propulsion systems, dock equipment, yacht-related services, trailers and accessories
- Water sports: canoeing, inflatable boats, windsurfing, water skiing, surfing, rubber boats, goggles, diving suits, swimsuits, wakeboarding, water skis, waterproof bags and sports bottles
- Lure fishing: lure bases / clubs / equipment, fishing bait, boats, propellers and detectors
- Recreation vehicle (RV) camping: RVs, accessories and supplies, camping sites, planning and services, and outdoor equipment
- Customised travel: themed tourism, resources and organisations
About UBM Sinoexpo
Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition (UBM Sinoexpo) manages trade shows, offline-to-online (O2O) events, and online business-to-business (B2B) platforms. It is a joint venture between Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition (established in 1992) and UBM Asia, a division of UBM based in London.
UBM Sinexpo’s portfolio includes products for the hospitality, real estate, leisure, pharmaceutical and food processing sectors. The company manages 68 international trade shows with a total area of 950,000m², nine online B2B platforms, and four online and print publications to serve more than 350,000 trade buyers worldwide.
Based in Shanghai, UBM Sinoexpo operates two regional offices in Beijing and Guangzhou, in addition to a joint venture with Guzhen Zhongshan, with a collective workforce of more than 400 employees.
The 23rd China (Shanghai) International Boat Show is helping to reinvent and innovate the waterfront leisure lifestyle.
The China International Boat Show (CIBS 2018) has crafted a programme creating the perfect opportunity for entrepreneurs, business people, and companies to network and collaborate with industry partners.
The 23rd China (Shanghai) International Boat Show 2018 (CIBS 2018) is ramping up from last year’s successful execution, growing numbers and delighted exhibitors.
Register for CIBS now for free entry to the Boating and Lifestyle event of the year.
After the huge success of CIBS2017, you can now book your stand for CIBS2018.