75 countries and regions to participate in China International Tourism Fair 2019
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, 13 Nov (Reporter Yu Junjie) the reporter learned from the Ministry of Culture and Tourism on the 13th that. The 2019 China International Tourism Fair, co-sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Civil Aviation Administration of China and the people's Government of Yunnan Province, will be held in Kunming, Yunnan Province from November 15 to 17, attracting 75 countries and regions.
According to the relevant person in charge of the Bureau of International Exchange and Cooperation of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the fair is located in the Kunming Dianchi International Convention and Exhibition Center, with an area of 90, 000 square meters and a total of 3866 booths. Exhibitors cover a wide range of cultural and tourism industry suppliers such as scenic spots, hotels, airlines, cruise ships, travel agencies, online travel platforms, resource planning and brand promotion agencies.
With the further development of cultural and tourism integration, cultural and tourism industry demand is more exuberant, the scale of steady expansion, this fair will also reflect this distinct feature. It is reported that the main pavilion of the fair has eight major exhibition areas. It includes domestic Culture and Tourism Department (Bureau) Exhibition area, domestic Tourism Enterprise Exhibition area, Global Tourism Exhibition area, Cultural Exhibition area, Red Tourism Exhibition area, Holiday and Leisure Exhibition area, overseas Tourism Exhibition area and Tourism Commodity Exhibition area.
According to reports, the current Tourism Fair more encouraged to conclude cultural and tourism project transactions, the exhibition site will open up a professional negotiation area, from about 700 professional buyers from around the world to participate. Buyers can make an online appointment in advance to negotiate and sign a contract with the exhibitor on the spot during the meeting.
It is understood that during the current Tourism Fair, the 2019 "China-Pacific Island Tourism year" closing ceremony will also be held. As a key event of the "China-Pacific Island Tourism year" in 2019, the Pacific island countries as a whole participated in the exhibition as a guest of honor. As one of the organizers, the Yunnan exhibition group has set up five theme pavilions: theme image hall, cultural tourism commodity hall, health tourism hall, sports tourism hall and RV camping hall.
Founded in 1998, China International Tourism Fair has become one of the largest and most influential professional tourism fairs in the Asia-Pacific region.