The 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) was held from 5th to 10th November 2020 in Shanghai.
It is the first exhibition in China that is dedicated only to importations of products and services that boosts the presence of foreigner exhibitors.
The initiative, promoted by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and the Municipality of Shanghai, aims to provide new business opportunities to countries and regions around the world, strengthen cooperation and promote the development of the global economy.
In spite of the global uncertainties with the COVID-19 crisis and increasing geopolitical tensions, having hold this exhibition is a very positive sign of China’s commitment to globalization.
The China International Import Expo at National Convention and Exhibition Centre, Shanghai, attracted 674 exhibitors, 1,351 purchasers from 64 countries and regions participating offline and online. US$72.62 billion worth of tentative deals were reached for one-yea purchases of goods and services at this year's expo.