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Date: Nov 15-17, 2017

Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)
2345 Longyang Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, P. R. China

Halls & Exhibit Zones:

Hall E2

Hall E3

Hall E3

Hall E3

Halls E4-E6 & W1-W3

Co-located Show

The 30th China Int'l Exhibition for Surface Finishing and Coatings Products


CHINACOAT has been organized since 1996 and now alternates its venue city annually between Guangzhou and Shanghai, P. R. China. Our last 2015 Shanghai finished with a total of 29,580 trade visitors from 81 countries/regions. A total of 1,088 exhibitors from 32 countries/regions exhibited on a gross exhibit area of over 70,000 sq.m. These great results reassure that CHINACOAT is the world's Coatings show and a key event for industry players from all around the world. In 2017, CHINACOAT will return to Shanghai where the global coatings community will meet once again!


1. CHINACOAT is the annual meeting place for the industry!

  • Benefit from over 20 years' experience C CHINACOAT has always been a professional global event offering a cost-effective trading plat form and strong brand building environment to the industry.

  • Provide face-to-face contact in 3 days C CHINACOAT is a powerful sales promotion tool bringing qualified visitors for exhibitors to capture market opportunities and expand business.

  • Exhibition is a practical tool to help business grow even in tough economy environment C CHINACOAT is an excellent platform to investigate specific needs in the market, gather feedback, generate awareness and demonstrate competitiveness to the world.

2. Asia Pacific region is the largest and fastest-growing market for coatings worldwide, where demand for coatings continues to boost

  • Fueled by strong economic growth, emerging middle class and rising population in the region, there is an increasing demand for residential projects, automotives and higher quality product and thus sustaining coatings and paint use. Increasing infrastructure investment and shifting of global manufacturing to the region further spur the sales of coatings.

  • China continues to be the largest coatings market in the region while India still offers significant potential for market growth as its per capita consumption remains very low. Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia are experiencing rising incomes, improving standards of living and increasing domestic demand, bolstering the market growth.

3. The economic growth of the Yangtze River Delta (YRD) region remains strong that the coatings market continues to thrive

  • With the approval of the City Cluster Development Plan in May, 2016, measures will be put in place to optimize and upgrade the YRD region for the purpose of promoting consumer goods market and boosting domestic consumption. These measures will favour the development of the coatings industry.

  • The coatings market is growing in line with the robust economic growth seen in the region. Changzhou, the second Chinese city to be named as the "Town of Paint" has now become one of the largest coatings consumption and production centres in China.

4. As the industry continues to gain positive momentum, exhibiting in CHINACOAT can benefit your business

  • The coatings industry continues to benefit from the technological advancements, favourable industrial policies and increasing market demand from emerging technologies, bringing new growth opportunities for exhibitors.

  • Due to increasing number of people looking for better quality of life and healthier lifestyle, coupled with intensifying regulatory pressure, users seek to buy products which are greener, lower in volatile organic compound (VOC) content and having more desirable features, thereby opening new doors of opportunities for exhibitors.

Shanghai New International
Expo Centre (SNIEC)