China Chongqing International Automobile Industry Exhibition (“Chongqing Auto Show”) was founded in 1998; it is in western China first created the automobile industry exhibition. Relying on Chongqing strong automobile manufacturing capability and product characteristics, Chongqing auto show since 2004, strive to become one of the most important large-scale professional automotive exhibition in the exhibition goal.
In 2009 State Department officials established Chongqing as a city targeting the five major economic centers and the Upper Yangtze River economic center. In July 2014, the State Council approved Chongqing set up western inland region’s first vehicle import port. In 2014 Chongqing automobile production reached 2.63 million, the country accounted for more than 11%, has become China’s largest automobile production base. It has road network and rapid development of the city and the surrounding areas, but also indicates that the growth of the automotive consumer market will continue to accelerate and maintain for a long period of time. As a major automobile production base and the connection point of the Midwest region of Chongqing for the Western car market will undoubtedly have a demonstration and radiation effects irreplaceable.
Since 2013, Chongqing auto show moved to western China’s largest exhibition hall – Chongqing International Expo Center, the size and influence has made significant improvement. Size of 2016 Chongqing Motor Show reached 160,000 square meters, attracted the audience more than 510,000 visitors, attracting media more than 800. Chongqing auto show has an important column of Cars professional exhibition of China’s western region.
Meanwhile, the “strategic pivot a new round of industrial development” as the theme of the 2016 (seventh) Global Automotive Forum after 2015 for the first time successfully moved to Chongqing. Chongqing Panda International Conference in June 6-7 Centre again organized, which is the largest and highest grade held in China, the most important international conference.
With world-class venues hardware conditions, Chongqing Motor Show set an area of 30,000 square meters of professional grade test drive space in the exhibition hall outdoor exhibition field, a length of 1 km exclusive test drive area for exhibitors organize product launches experience activities provided a good hardware conditions, greatly enhanced the interaction Exhibits between the audience, creating the world’s first experiential Motor Show.
-Published on page#47, June-2016 edition of MOBILE WORLD Magazine