(First Consumer Expo) 1,365 brands from 69 countries and regions will participate in the first Consumer Expo

  China News Service, Haikou, May 6 (Reporter Wang Ziqian) The first China International Consumer Goods Fair (referred to as "Consumer Fair") will be held in Haikou from the 7th to the 10th.

The reporter learned from the media briefing held on the 6th that the Consumer Expo has attracted thousands of domestic and foreign brands to participate in the exhibition, among which hundreds of new products will be released by international brands.

  The first Consumer Expo was jointly organized by the Ministry of Commerce of China and the Hainan Provincial Government, with a total exhibition area of ​​80,000 square meters, and will become the largest consumer boutique exhibition in the Asia-Pacific region.

At present, all preparations for the exhibition are ready.

  According to Han Shengjian, director of Hainan International Economic Development Bureau, the 60,000 square meters international exhibition area of ​​the first consumer expo is divided into five professional exhibition areas for fashion life, jewelry and diamonds, high-end food and health products, residential life and service consumption. There are 648 exhibiting companies and 1,365 exhibiting brands. From 69 countries and regions.

The leading exhibitors include France's LVMH Group and Kering Group.

Switzerland served as the guest of honor for the first Consumer Expo.

  The domestic exhibition area of ​​the Consumer Expo was 20,000 square meters, with 857 exhibiting companies and 1,263 exhibiting brands, including Huawei, Gree, Haikang and many other well-known brands.

  During the exhibition, international brands held 81 debut events.

Brands such as L'Oréal of France and Shiseido of Japan will release hundreds of new products during the Expo, covering dozens of categories such as apparel and luggage, beauty products, food, wine, and jewelry.

  During the Consumer Expo, the number of purchasers and professional visitors registered more than 30,000, and it is expected that the number of visitors of all types will exceed 200,000.

Wal-Mart, China Duty Free Group and other domestic and foreign duty-free business enterprises, high-end retail business enterprises, large-scale physical supermarkets, and leading e-commerce enterprises organized groups to participate in the conference and hold procurement matchmaking activities.

  According to the "Notice on Preferential Tax Policies for Import Exhibits Sold during the China International Consumer Goods Expo", visitors can purchase imported exhibits in the tax exemption list of Consumer Fair Exhibits at the exhibition site without tax.

  The first Consumer Expo received great attention from domestic and foreign media, with nearly 1,000 journalists from more than 160 domestic and foreign media participating.

  Zhu Xiaoliang, Director of the Department of Market Operation and Consumption Promotion of the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China, said that the Consumer Expo was launched as scheduled against the background of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, demonstrating China’s determination and confidence in advancing a high-level opening up to the outside world, and reflecting China’s sharing of market opportunities and promotion with the world The sincere desire for the recovery of the world economy.

  He said that as an important measure implemented in the "Overall Plan for the Construction of Hainan Free Trade Port", the Consumer Expo will attract relevant industrial chains to Hainan and add impetus to the high-quality and high-standard construction of Hainan Free Trade Port. (Finish)