The largest influential gathering happening at CIBS 2017

24.02.2017 10:44

The 22nd edition of the China (Shanghai) International Boat Show (CIBS 2017) will make its debut at its new location- the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 26-29 April 2017 welcoming over 500 companies from 20 exhibiting countries. CIBS 2017 has quickly become the leading platform for the regional leisure maritime industry attracting 40 thousand local and international buyers from 53 countries and with renowned boat companies including Beneteau, Lagoon, Jeanneau, Ferretti and Brunswick having confirmed participation, this is the must event of the year. The show will also be taking place alongside HOTEL PLUS, an event for complete design and architectural solutions for commercial properties, bringing together 2000 exhibitors and over 100,000 trade visitors. Additional events alongside CIBS will present more opportunities to an influential gathering, making it an unparalleled platform to showcase to China’s nautical investors and enthusiasts.



CIBS 2017 will be co-located alongside the China (Shanghai) RV Camping & Leisure Sports Industry Expo and Expo Lifestyle offering a larger showcase from luxury yachts to high-end lifestyle products. The China (Shanghai) RV Camping & Leisure Sports Industry Expo features the latest models in recreational vehicles, mobile homes, travel trailers, camping supplies and accessories including international brands such as Shanghai Foldable House Caravan, KunShan Special Purpose Vehicle Manufacture and AnHui Hai Chi RV. In addition to an impressive showcase the show will also host professional forums for all attendees such as the International RV Camping Management Mode sharing session and the  Yangtze Delta Region RV Camping Construction & Investment meeting. “We have attended this show for four years and this is a good platform for our product. The government strongly supports the RV camping industry which has flourished in China,” said Mr.Zhou Min, Deputy General Manager, Shanghai Yutai Motors.

Now one of the world's most sophisticated consumer markets, Expo Lifestyle (ELS) caters to China’s increasing appetite for luxury brands and brings together international, high end products all under one roof. Exhibits during the four day event include automobiles, private jets, luxury homes, jewellery, gourmet food, private banking and healthcare. Not just an exhibition, ELS will also host wine tasting sessions, equestrian shows and cultural performances. This unique, independent showcase complements CIBS 2017 and offers visitors the chance to engage in the full nautical experience by interacting with premium lifestyle products and services.

The China (Shanghai) International Boat Show (CIBS) will be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) from 26-29 April 2017. CIBS will be held alongside Hotel Plus, a mega show which will be inaugurated next year and covers 17 events providing complete solutions for hotels and commercial properties.  CIBS will be open to the public on 29 April 2017.


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China Boat Industry & Trade Association

China Boat Industry & Trade Association (CBITA) aims at organizing nationwide activities. With the spirit of serving the government, industry and its members, the association actively promotes the recreational boat industry development in China, constantly develops and deepens the functions of the services, and acts as a bridge to improve the communication between the government and the members, manufacturers, customers and research institutions, Chinese enterprises and foreign counterparts.


Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd.

Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd. (UBM Sinoexpo) is a professional joint-venture exhibition enterprise between Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition Ltd (established in 1992) and UBM China Ltd., the arm of UBM Asia that is responsible for the group's mainland China business. UBM Sinoexpo marks "BE THE BEST" as the corporate value and our mission. By a group of talented International professionals who either expertise in knowing the industry rules & regulations or are familiar with the event operation, UBM Sinoexpo organises series of International exhibitions and conferences through our global network with the Government bodies, trade associations& organisations, media companies & partners.