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113th Canton Fair deals rebound
The spring session of the Canton Fair, China's largest trade fair, saw increased overseas buyers and larger trade deals in comparison to last year's autumn session, event organizers said on May 5, indicating that trade may see a modest recovery this year.
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  • Briefing Profiles of Canton Fair
    China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, is held biannually in Guangzhou every spring and autumn, with a history of 56 years since 1957. The Fair is a comprehensive one with the longest history, the highest level, the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety, the broadest distribution of overseas buyers and the greatest business turnover in China.

    48 Trading Delegations, composed of more than 24,000 China's best foreign trade corporations (enterprises) with good credibility and sound financial capabilities, take part in the Fair, including foreign trade companies, manufacturers, scientific research institutes, foreign invested enterprises, wholly foreign-owned enterprises, private enterprises, etc.

    Canton Fair is a platform for import and export mainly, with various and flexible patterns of trade. Beside traditional way of negotiating against samples, the Fair holds Canton Fair Online. Various types of business activities such as economic and technical cooperations and exchanges, commodity inspection, insurance, transportation, advertising, consultation, etc, are also carried out in flexible ways. Business people from all over the world are gathering in Guangzhou, exchanging business information and developing friendship.
    Time of Initiation the spring of April, 1957
    Interval two sessions a year
    Fair Session The 113th Session of China Import and Export Fair
    Phase1: April 15-19, 2013
    Phase2: April 23-27, 2013
    Phase3: May 1-5, 2013
    Duration 5 days each phase
    Venue China Import and Export Fair Complex
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