SHANGHAI, Sept. 29, 2016 /CNW/ -- The 18th China International Industry fair (CIIF 2016) is going to be staged from November 1 to 5 2016 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). After 17 years of successful operation, the 5-day event has become a global branding fair that is the optimal manufacturing platform and the must-attended exhibition for the manufacturing industry. CIIF 2016 accommodates 8 leading international shows taking place under a single umbrella. Themed as "Innovative, Intelligent and Green", the topics coverd at CIIF 2016 include metalworking and CNC machine tools, industrial automation & IT solutions, environmental protection, energy infrastructure, energy-saving vehicles and robotics.
In a recent open forum held on September 9, attendees called for efforts to propel supply-side reform and efficient implementation of the "Made in China 2025" initiative to upgrade the manufacturing industry. Intelligent manufacturing has an important role in promoting the "Made in China 2025" plan, which began in 2014.
China will continue to upgrade its manufacturing industry and boost its intelligent manufacturing. "The number of pilot projects related to intelligent manufacturing across the nation this year will reach 60, compared with 46 last year," said Feng Fei, vice-minister of China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). CIIF 2016, a Chinese government-organized event, will demonstrate this year's intelligent manufacturing pilot projects authorized by MIIT. COMAC, ZTE, MengNiu and other domestic manufacturers will present their intelligent production solutions on-site.
In addition to top Chinese manufacturing leaders, global industrial magnates have also confirmed that they will display cutting-edge technologies and products. Siemens, Bosch, SAP and some Germany-based companies will show their Industry 4.0 solutions customized for Chinese manufacturers. ABB, FANUC, YASKAWA, KUKA and other leading industrial robot brands will release their new models to upgrade the productive process for end-users.
Booth sales are wrapping up and have been beyond satisfactory. According to CIIF management, this year's event will occupy over 270,000 square meters and they expect to attract 2,100 exhibitors and 130,000 trade visitors. More than 50 forums and conferences will present the hotspots of each tradeshow. For more detailed information, please visit www.ciif-expo.com/en.
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