The 16th China-ASEAN Expo Bulletin

The China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of China and its counterparts in the 10 ASEAN member states as well as the ASEAN Secretariat, and is organized by the People’s Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Held annually in Nanning and having successfully concluded for 15 sessions so far, the CAEXPO has grown into an event of special international influence. It greatly promotes friendly cooperation between China and ASEAN, implementation the Belt and Road Initiative and international industrial production cooperation within the China-ASEAN region and beyond.


September 20-23 (September 23 is the Public Open Day.)


Exhibition Arrangement

Nanning International Convention & Exhibition Center (NICEC)


Exhibition Space: 100,400 m2

Address: No.106, Minzu Avenue

Five Pavilions

Guangxi Convention & Exhibition Center for Agriculture (for CAEXPO Agriculture Exhibition 2019) A New venue!


Exhibition Area:20,000m2, Hall C1 (TBC)

Featured Exhibits:green agro-based product and foodstuffs, fishery products, high-quality fruits, tea, ASEAN coffee and foodstuffs, e-commerce in agriculture

Address: No.88, Changhong Road

Nanning China South City Halls A & B (for CAEXPO Light Industry Exhibition 2019)


Exhibition Area: 10,000 m2

Featured Exhibits:consumer goods, arts and crafts, toys, leisure and sporting products

Address:No.56, Shajing Avenue


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The 16th China-ASEAN Expo Bulletin for Exhibitors and Trade Visitors

Five ThemesDetail

Trade in Goods

ASEAN Commodity Pavilions:food and beverage, consumer goods, commodities, service products

“Belt & Road: International Pavilion:foodstuffs, consumer goods, service products

China Commodity Pavilions:

Machinery & Equipment: engineering machinery and vehicles, food processing and packaging machinery, electric power equipment and new sources of energy, farming machinery

Electrical Appliances & Electronics:telecommunications equipment, smart household appliances, consumer electronics

Building Materials:doors, windows and curtain walls, indoor decorative/ornamental materials

Investment Cooperation

International Economic and Industrial Capacity Cooperation:international project contracting, labor cooperation, resource developing, IT, energy developing, infrastructure construction, business inviting of industrial parks, industrial capacity cooperation in railway, non-ferrous metal, electric power

The 4th China-ASEAN Agricultural Cooperation Exhibition:accomplishments of China-ASEAN agricultural cooperation, modern agriculture demonstration parks, agricultural high-tech, investment projects, logistics and cold chain transportation

Advanced Technology

Science and Technology: AI, advanced manufacturing, smart cities, innovation & entrepreneurship, innovative technology in health industry, ASEAN innovative science and technology

Meteorological Products:meteorological equipment, meteorological station equipment, meteorological system, weather forecast video production, meteorological services

Environmental Protection: treatment technologies of water, atmosphere, soil, noise and solid waste, environment monitoring and testing instrument, energy conservation, resource recycling, environmental emergency equipment and technology

Trade in Services

Financial services:RMB settlement, credit insurance, credit loans and other corporate finance services; funds, securities, insurance financing and other individual financial consulting services; FinTech, internet finance and other financial innovations

Tourism services:city images, tourism cooperation projects, tourism information consulting

Talent services:achievements of Chinese and overseas talents in innovation and entrepreneurship

Cities of Charm

For the 11 representative cities chosen as Cities of Charm of China and the 10 ASEAN countries, promotion campaigns and city-to-city networking events will be arranged during the fair period.

City of Charm of China for the 16th CAEXPO: Chengdu

Major Sideline Programs & Events

1. Country of Honor

  • Opening Ceremony of Indonesia Pavilion of City of Charm
  • Promotion conference
  • Roundtable Talks between Indonesian leaders and entrepreneurs

2.Special Partner Country

  • Promotion conference

3.Sideline High-end Conferences and Forums

  • The 7thChina-ASEAN Forum on Technology Transfer and Collaborative Innovation
  • The 11thChina-ASEAN Summit Forum on Financial Cooperation and Development
  • The 4thChina-ASEAN Agricultural Cooperation Forum
  • The 9thASEAN Plus Three Food Security Roundtable Meeting
  • The 14thChina-ASEAN Culture Forum
  • China-ASEAN E-Commerce Forum 2019
  • The 16thCAEXPO International Production Capacity and Equipment Manufacturing Series Forums
  • China-ASEAN Vocational Education Exhibition and Forum 2019
  • The 13thChina-ASEAN Forum on Social Development and Poverty Reduction
  • The 12thChina-ASEAN Think Tank Strategic Dialogue Forum
  • The 3rdChina-ASEAN Business Leaders’ Forum
  • China-ASEAN Talents Forum 2019
  • China-ASEAN Forum on Environment Cooperation 2019
  • China-ASEAN Statistics Forum 2019
  • China-ASEAN Mayors’ Forum 2019
  • The 5thChina-ASEAN Insurance Cooperation & Development Forum
  • China-ASEAN Port Cities Cooperation Network Working Meeting
  • China-ASEAN Electric Power Cooperation and Development Forum 2019
  • China-ASEAN University Think Tank Network Forum
  • The 15rdGuangxi-Taiwan Business & Cultural Cooperation Forum
  • China-ASEAN Seminar on Disaster Risk Reduction
  • China-ASEAN Laws Forum
  • The 6thChina-ASEAN Fiscal and Taxation Cooperation Forum

4.Trade and Investment Promotion Programs

Pavilion of Commodity Trade
  • Sourcing conferences of ASEAN products
  • Sourcing conferences for international buyers
  • Sourcing conferences of building materials, food processing and packaging machinery, electric power equipment and new sources of energy, electronics and environment protection equipment, etc.
  • Sourcing conferences for ASEAN buyers
Pavilion of Investment Cooperation
  • CAEXPO Roundtable Meeting on Investment Cooperation
  • Promotion Conference on ASEAN Industrial Parks
  • China-ASEAN Infrastructures Cooperation Forum
  • Networking with Chinese Economic and Commercial Counselors in ASEAN countries
  • CAEXPO Tourism Cooperation Seminar
  • CAEXPO Investment & Fundraising Seminar
  • Investment promotion seminars of the 10 ASEAN member countries
  • Investment promotion conferences of the CAEXPO Special Partner Country
  • Investment promotion conferences of major Chinese provinces and cities
  • Projects signing ceremonies
  • Investment seminars of major industrial parks
Pavilion of Advanced Technology
  • China-ASEAN Technology Matching Seminar
Pavilion of Trade in Services
  • Seminar on Overseas Talents Innovations and Entrepreneurship & Project Presentations
  • Meetings between banks and Chinese companies investing in ASEAN countries
During non-fair period
  • Investing in Indonesia Seminar(Nanning, June)
  • Indonesia Investment Promotion Conference(Nanning, June)
  • Investing in Laos Seminar (Nanning,October)
  • Investing in Vietnam Seminar (Ho Chi Minh,November)
(Remarks: Not all these forums or events will take place concurrently with the 16th CAEXPO. Updated information will be released at the CAEXPO official website.)