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IE expo Chengdu 2020: make the environmental market in West China thrive all along 

Already the very IE expo Chengdu is a story of enormous success: From Oct. 13 to 15, 2020, 17,855 trade visitors and 317 exhibitors participated in the West Chinese variant of the Munich IFAT in the Western China International Expo City in Chengdu, a city of 15 million people. With this debut event IE expo Chengdu has already established its position as the leading platform for environmental technology in West China.

For Jiang Gang, Managing Director of the organizing company Messe München Zhongmao, it is the high demand for technologies for the fair’s own fields of water, waste, air and soil that is the decisive factor for the success of the first IE expo Chengdu: “With IE expo Chengdu, we have created a tailored platform of solutions for West China’s most urgent environmental challenges. The great outcome is a proof of how much the western provinces insist on taking a sustainable economic course.“ Accordingly, the implementation of a specific regional environmental technology trade fair was important, says Jun Zhang, Director of the Chengdu Ecological Environment Bureau: “IE expo Chengdu 2020 has proved to be an excellent platform for exchange and cooperation for politics, business and research. The show stimulated the innovation vitality of Chengdu's environmental protection industry, its contribution to the overall economic growth and released greater development potential.”

With a total of 12 expert forums and conferences, this debut trade fair was convincing also in the field of transfer of knowledge. The highlight was, among other, the China Environmental Industry Summit Forum. Titled “Change and Reconstruction”, the forum was the platform for experts and participants to discuss possibilities of how the use of modern environmental technologies can mark the beginning of a new era of the industry in West China. 

IE expo Chengdu 2021 set to return in Western China International Expo City, from July 8 to 10, 2021. Come and join it to seize your business potential in Western China.


The supporting catering function consists of three parts: There is one supporting dining hall on the interlayer of each standard exhibition hall close to the side of the cargo entrance, with 15 dining halls in all. Each dining hall covers about 255~280 square meters to accommodate about 125~140 people. The underground space is utilized to set up three centralized catering areas with the layout of “one main area and two auxiliary areas”, together, which cover about 12,500 square meters and accommodate about 6,200 people at the same time. The function hall can also serve as a large banquet hall, with an area of 10,000 square meters to hold 3,000 people.


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