Approved by the Ministry of Commerce and supported by the Ministry of Water Resources of the People’s Republic of China, the show is the most important and comprehensive meeting platform for capturing business opportunities arising from China’s rapidly growing water market. It offers unparalleled opportunities to exhibitors and visitors to meet and network with key government decision-makers and industry peers.
The Chinese Government is boosting its budget for environmental protection measures, and its total investment min the water, air and soil protection-related sector is fast approaching RMB 9.4 trillion (approximately US$1.37 trillion) in 2016. Furthermore, the country will allocate another RMB 800 billion (approximately US$122.6 billion) to large-scale water conservancy projects in 2016.
Exhibit profile 2016
• Water conservation
• Irrigation and drainage
• Water service providers and water treatment
• Hydrology and water resources
• Water information and automation
• Sluices and hoists
• Emergency flood prevention
• Construction machinery
• Water diversion
• New technologies and materials.
The 2015 event attracted 328 exhibitors from 26 countries and regions, as well as 20,411 visitors from 42 countries and regions. Among the visitors, 17,799 (87 per cent) were domestic visitors, and 2612 (13 per cent) were international visitors.