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Xiamen to build Haixi Int'l Trade & Exhibition Center in Xiang'an

Updated: 2014-06-05
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The construction on the fourth phase of the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center will start soon
  
The exhibition industry is a crucial part of the modern service industry and is one of the indicators for a city’s development in internationalization and its economy. To speed up its exhibition industry’s development, according to the Plans for Upgrading Xiamen’s Exhibition Industry, construction on the fourth phase of the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center will start soon and a new international trade and exhibition center will be built in Xiang’an District. 
 
A 30,000 to 40,000 sqm exhibition area will be added upon completion of the fourth phase construction of the Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center, and the new international trade center - Haixi International Trade & Exhibition Center - will cover a planned area of over 300,000 sqm. 
 
The new international trade & exhibition center will be complete with many supporting facilities, such as a Products Expo City, a Taiwanese Products Trade Center, an R&D Center, a Shopping Mall and a Warehouse Logistics Center. 
 
According to the plans, Xiamen will improve its competiveness in the exhibition industry by introducing a development format of “Big Exhibitions, Main Industries, Great Commerce and Modern Logistics”. 
 
The city government will forge its current Stone Fair, the China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) and China (Xiamen) International Buddhist Items and Crafts Fair into international exhibitions, and make the Xiamen International Boat Show, the Xiamen Tea Industry Expo and the cross-straits fairs, which focus on the machinery, electronics, culture and auto industries, the leading exhibitions in their related industries. 
 
By the end of 2016, the exhibition area in Xiamen is expected to reach 2 million square meters with annual overseas participants surpassing 1 million, and the overall economic turnover for the exhibition industry and exhibition tourism is expected to exceed 3.5 billion yuan and 100 billion yuan, respectively.
 
SOURCE: WOX Team
 
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