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Thursday, June 18, 2015
Shenzhen Jewelry Fair Attracts Over 10,000 Buyers
The 13th edition of the China International Gold, Jewellery & Gem Fair – Shenzhen attracted more than 10,458 local and overseas buyers, according to UBM Asia, which owns and operates the trade fair. The fair, which took place April 20 to 22 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, had buyers from 66 countries and regions and recorded 11,844 total number of visits (including revisits). They were there to view the products and services of 409 exhibitors from 12 countries and regions, including Mainland China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Korea, Russian Federation, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan region, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates and the United States. Mainland Chinese visitors totaled 9,422 from 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities of mainland China. The top 5 sources of local visitors were Guangdong, Hunan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, and Hubei. “We are very happy that the Shenzhen Fair once again successfully played its role as a key professional event for mainland China’s fine jewelry trade and an effective platform for developing new business relationships," said Celine Lau, Director of Jewellery Fairs, UBM Asia. More than 130 local and overseas media representatives also attended the fair. Please join me on the Jewelry News Network Facebook Page, on Twitter @JewelryNewsNet and on the Forbes website.
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