bauma China 2020 to go ahead in November as planned

The 10th edition of bauma China is set to take place as scheduled from 24 to 27 November 2020, announced Messe München, the show organiser. The exhibition will be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), with more than 3,000 exhibitors expected to attend on an exhibition area of 300,000 sq m.

In its statement, Messe München said, “China’s economy is recovering apparently from the coronavirus shutdowns, and trade fairs are key to rebuilding economies.

China unveiled a series of economic stimulus policies and the investment in infrastructure is expected to increase by 10%. Thanks to this, it is estimated that the growth rate of Chinas construction machinery industry will reach 10% this year.” The organiser said these figures were published by the Shanghai Securities Co Ltd.

Messe München further highlighted the preventive measures it will implement during the show. “The health and safety of exhibitors, visitors and partners will continue to be top priority. The notice and guidelines of preventing and controlling the epidemic on organising exhibitions published by Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce and Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Industries Association will be strictly followed during the show, the various prevention and controlling security measures will be effectively implemented to ensure the safety and orderliness of the exhibition. This includes besides the insurance of venue sanitary and provision of on-site medical services also the full online registration of all participants.”

According to Messe München, several country pavilions have confirmed their participation at bauma China 2020. These comprise: Germany, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Turkey, South Korea and a European Pavilion. Furthermore, a number of companies - such as Bosch Rexroth, China Railway, Lingong Group, Sany, Volvo and ZF Friedrichshafen - have also applied to join bauma China 2020.