Asia's biggest trade show for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration gathered over 900 global companies to showcase latest products with a special emphasis on energy-saving technologies.
955 exhibitors from 30 countries participated in Asia's largest HVAC&R trade show from 4 to 6 April 2007 to present new developments for cooling and heating systems, as well as exchange views in 30 technical seminars. The 3rd China Industry Forum "Innovation and Development" held during the event this time focused on energy-saving, reliable and environmentally safe components and systems.
This year's participation rate confirms the trend from 2006, when the event attracted nearly 50,000 visitors, mainly engineers (25 %), industry decision makers (24%), as well as sales and purchase agents (13%). Germany, one of three nations to display their products in National Pavilions, increased its number of small and medium sized companies that showcased innovations for refrigeration and air conditioning from 12 in 2006 to 19 this year.
--image1--The 2007 event focused on:
Climate & Air Conditioning
Packaging & Storage
Commercial & Food refrigeration, Ice coolers
Measurement & Control tools, such as CO2 sensors
During its 20 years of existence, China Refrigeration has become one of the world's three leading events of this kind. Given that China is currently the second most important HVAC market in the world with average growth rates of 15% the annual event is expected to attract even more international companies in the coming years, now making up 20% of all exhibitors.