Sales Brochure
SFCHINA2017 Exhibitor Application Form


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 E1

Hall E2

Co-located Show

The 22nd China Int'l Exhibition for Coatings, Printing Inks & Adhesives


SFCHINA has been organized since 1983 and now alternates its venue city annually between Guangzhou and Shanghai, P. R. China. Our last 2015 Shanghai show finished with a total of 10,988 trade visitors from 40 countries/regions. A total of 296 exhibitors from 18 countries/regions exhibited on a gross exhibit area of over 14,000 sq.m. These figures again reassure that SFCHINA is the leading Finishing show for industry players from all around the world. In 2017, SFCHINA will return to Shanghai where the finishing community will meet once again!


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

  • Benefit from over 30 years' experience C SFCHINA has always been a professional global event offering a cost-effective trading platform and strong brand building environment to the industry.

  • Provide face-to-face contact in 3 days C SFCHINA 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 SFCHINA is an excellent platform to investigate specific needs in the market, gather feedback, generate awareness and demonstrate competitiveness to the world.

2. Recovery in manufacturing offers good prospects for the growth of finishing industry

  • Global manufacturing sectors like automotive, aircraft and electrical appliances are entering the recovery stage, driving strong demand for the finishing industry.

  • Some manufacturing industries such as electronics, automobile, aviation, aerospace, shipbuilding, light industry and machinery are moving towards automation and high-end technology. As an indispensable part of manufacturing industry, finishing is also taking steps to gain value for expanding its industrial application.

  • The growth rate in finishing industry remains broadly unchanged though facing sluggish growth in the manufacturing sector. The current finishing market size is still large enough to sustain strong growth.

3. The economic growth of the Yangtze River Delta (YRD) region remains strong that the finishing 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 finishing industry.

  • As one of the most economically developed and fastest growing regions in China, a large number of industrial enterprises has gathered at Suzhou, making it an important consumer market for electroplating technology and coatings products. More than 100 out of the world's top 500 enterprises have set up production base in Suzhou and their manufacturing sectors include aerospace, auto parts, 3C electronic products, power tools, machinery, electrical appliances, hardware, environmental protection and new energy, etc.

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

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

  • As China's environmental policies have become increasingly stringent, controls on discharge of waste water, waste gas and solid waste are gradually tightened. There is a growing demand for cleaner production and new eco-friendly finishing technology for achieving enterprise optimization, thereby offering great growth potential to suppliers.

Shanghai New International
Expo Centre (SNIEC)