Statements about the fair
Why transport logistic China is worthwhile to attend: Read personal accounts from our trade fair participants in 2018.
transport logistic China 2018 – Participants’ Statements
- In alphabetical order of surname -
Leila Batyrbekova, Deputy Secretary General, International Association "Trans-Caspian International Transport Route" (TITR) (Kazakhstan)
In general everything was fine well-organized. The most important topic was New Silk Road (OBOR) and different kind of corridors, routes, etc. We are satisfied, mostly with meeting with the audience targeted (direct audience was presented / attended). It is added a good value to our marketing activity of this year.
Pia Berghoefer, Manager, Marketing & Communications, DB Schenker (Germany)
I think transport logistic China is now Asia’s largest logistics fair and this is our fourth time to participate. It definitely shows the atmosphere as the big global logistics fair. Here we meet with our customers and improve our brand awareness. Visitors from Automotive, houseware, retail, consumer goods, e-commerce were very interested in the solutions we offer.
Steffen Bilger, Parliamentary State Secretary, the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (Germany )
transport logistic China is for us an outstanding platform to promote Germany as a logistics hub. Exhibitors as well as visitors have assured me that this trade fair has become the most important industry event in Asia.
Anton Bogdanov, Head of Marketing, CTM LLC (Russia)
transport logistic China is quite effective event for our company. And the efficiency grows year by year together with the increasing volume of rail freight transportation from China to Europe through Russia, Kazakhstan and Mongolia. Participation in transport logistic China 2018 gave us good amount of leads and a lot of useful information about Chinese market for further development of our software solutions.
Peng Cao, Manager of Business Dept., Qingdao Port International Logistics Co., Ltd. (China)
We have participated as visitors in previous transport logistic China for many times and this is the first time we are here as an exhibitor. The size of the exhibition is constantly growing and the atmosphere in the halls is great. transport logistic China is an influential exhibition for the logistic industry. We are able to talk to trade visitors as well as our exhibiting peers. The integration of exhibition and conference is also a great idea. We joined in a lot of relevant forums and gained much from them.
Xiaowu Chen, Director, Shenzhen Yantian District Economic Promotion Bureau (China)
For us, transport logistic China is the biggest and most important international exhibition in China. As a routine, we have organized exhibitor pavilion at the show for many years, because transport logistic China is a great platform to exhibit corporate image and build partnership. It is also a great way for the authorities to serve the enterprises under its rule.
May Chu, Secretary-general, Association of Enterprises in Shenzhen Yantian Free Trade Zone (China)
transport logistic China this year is very busy. It is an international platform with many visitors and exhibitors from a variety of sectors. Besides exhibition, communication and cooperation, we also aimed to learn from our peers. We attach great importance to this show, on which we can promote our services and products to more customers.
Yonghua Dai, Director, Marketing and Brand, Suning Logistics Group (China)
It is the first time we exhibit at transport logistic China. This international platform features exhibitors of all the major fields in the logistics industry. Through transport logistic China, we are able to promote our brand image. The forums not only help visitors learn more about intelligent logistics, but also offer a great chance for the exhibitors to improve through face to face exchange.
Wenjia Gao, Marketing Director, G7 (China)
We have taken part in transport logistic China for three times in a row. This year we see more trade visitors. Through talks to exhibitors and visitors, we can, on the one hand, present ourselves better, and on the other hand get to know the customers’ needs. We chose transport logistic China as the venue to release our new image, which shows how important it is to us.
Xuefeng Han, General Manager, Market Brand Department, Transfar Zhilian Co., Ltd. (China)
We are exhibiting at transport logistic China for the first time. The scale of the exhibition is great. We are satisfied with its influence, visitor quantity and the resources exhibited. It is an inclusive platform with products and services from the manufacturing and trading fields and agencies. Through transport logistic China 2018, we presented all our key products. More customers came to visit us and got to know us. The result met our expectations.
Martin Kraemer, Head of Marketing & PR, Jettainer GmbH (Germany)
This year, we initiated a “Think-A-Thon”, where Supply Chain Management students of the local Tongji University worked out, how blockchain technology may become a game changer in international supply chains. The team of transport logistic China has been a great support in realizing this project.
Yuan Liu, Vice Chairman, HNA Cold Chain Holdings Co., Ltd. (China)
We are a frequent exhibitor at transport logistic China and I think this year’s show is larger than ever. A lot of important logistics enterprises are here. We talked about the hot topics and challenges in the industry as well as solutions. We have seen manufacturers of cold chain equipment, refrigerator, refrigerator trucks and electric vehicles. The exhibitors cover all the important players in the cold chain industry, from the upstream manufacturers, suppliers of quality international resources to downstream retailers and e-commerce companies. On the first day, we already had over 40 international visitors at our booth to discuss on future business cooperation. We are also interested in the New Retailing, New Logistics and Cross-border Fresh E-commerce forums during the show.
Stefan Schröder, Head, German Logistics Alliance (Germany)
We are facing a new era in logistics especially in the fields of environmental and social responsibility but also in regard to the constantly growing complexity of our industry. That is why we need to be innovative. Of course these developments also reflect on the Sino-German relations and underline the importance for further cooperation between both countries.
Thomas Lindy Sorensen, CEO, Schenker China Ltd. (Germany)
The New Silk Route will significantly increase the amount of goods that need to be transported from China to the West but also within the country itself. We have more than 40 years of experience with Messe München and are now for the fourth time at transport logistic China. For us, the transport logistic fairs are important events to stay up-to-date and develop our business opportunities.
Biyun Wang, Minister of Public Relations, Yuan Cheng Logistics Co., Ltd. (China)
This is the fourth time we exhibit at transport logistic China. The exhibition is very big in terms of its size, participant number and influence, so we value it a lot. Through all these years, transport logistic China impresses us as a very international exhibition with both Chinese and overseas enterprises. This is very good. We cherish a lot the chances offered to exchange resources and to let more peers, especially overseas customers learn about us. We also took part in the accompanying forums. The combination of exhibition and conference is a great way for us to fully showcase ourselves and make further exchanges.
Chaohui Xia, General Manager, Hunan Xiang Ou Express Co., Ltd. (China)
This is the first time we exhibit at transport logistic China. The size and popularity of the exhibition totally impressed us. It is a great honour for us to exhibit our achievements to the visitors and let more customers know about us through such an international platform. I hope transport logistic China will grow even better in the future and we plan to exhibit again next time.
Feng Xiang, Vice President, YTO Express Group Co., Ltd. (China)
This is the second time we exhibit at transport logistic China. I had very good impression on the exhibition as a whole. It is very busy. Before the exhibition started, I had received a lot of Emails from other exhibitors, including international exhibitors, inviting me to visit their booths. This reflects how influential the exhibition is. I was a bit surprised as there are so many exhibitors. We reached a lot of international visitors. The exhibition is very successful. We are not only able to present our corporate image, services and products to establish contact with the visitors, but we also find out about the trends in the industry, who the major players are and what new technology and equipment have been developed. This is very important to us.
Yun Xin, Director Executive Office, Sinotrans Limited (China)
We have exhibited at transport logistic China for several times consecutively. The exhibition is more international this year. We saw a lot of international leading companies. It shows that transport logistic China is a truly international, first-class open platform. Its influence and recognition in the logistic industry has been greatly improved. We meet world-leading partners and peers here, so it is very helpful for us to expand the overseas market.
Yang Yang, Manager, East China logistics Market Dept., JD Logistics (China)
transport logistic China is very influential in the industry and has strong brand recognition and support from the government. It is very helpful for exhibitors to improve their recognition and image in the industry. This is the third time we exhibit at transport logistic China. We find that the visitor quality is constantly improving. We made contact with many professional visitors, which is very important for us to expand our business.
Yiming Yang, East China District Manager, 58 Suyun (China)
This is the first time we exhibit at transport logistic China. With such a busy atmosphere, I think we will make it a must-go exhibition in the future. We trust the organizers and its ability to create a great exhibition. transport logistic China 2018 is very successful in terms of the exhibitor size and visitor traffic. It attracted a lot of key players in the industry, who are also our target customers. We also made in-depth exchanges with a lot of visitors in the e-commerce and express delivery industries. transport logistic China offers us a good opportunity to promote our brand image and communicate with our peers.
Cheng Zhong, Deputy General Manager, China Railway Container Transport Corp., Ltd. (China)
This year transport logistic China is even more professional. We met a lot of peers familiar to us. It is a great place to talk to each other. The customers can also find solutions fit for their needs in one place. This is a great exhibition.
Weibo Zuo, Vice President, Yupei Group (China)
We have participated in transport logistic China for 5 times in a row. It is safe to say that transport logistic China is the leading exhibition for the logistics industry in Asia. Our booth has also grown from 60 square meters in 2010 to 126 square meters in 2018. Almost all the top 10 to 15 enterprises in the logistics real estate industry are here. The visitor number and quality are both great. We had talks with customers from development zones, institutional investors and customers with renting needs. Through the exhibition, more visitors get to know our development plan, new product series and technological upgrade. Meanwhile, the supporting forums shared with us the latest changes in the international market and are very helpful to the exchanges between our peers.
BYD Auto Industry Company Limited (China)
transport logistic China is a comprehensive, professional logistics exhibition. It offers a great platform for brand promotion and new product releasing. The exhibition is very big and busy. The results met our expectations.
COSCO Shipping Logistics Co., Ltd. (China)
The visitor flow at transport logistic China 2018 is good. The exhibitors of logistic companies from both China and abroad are competing and making exchanges at the same time. A lot of our customers, old and new, had talks with us. The exhibition covers the entire logistic industry chain. It offers a great platform for us to promote our brand image, to exhibit our innovative solutions and to expand our businesses home and abroad.
Czech Association of Forwarding and Logistics (Czech)
First feeling is that the fair is greater, brighter and intensive. The crowd at the gates were never before so deep and the visitors were coming much more frequently to us as well. Second experience is that the industry has returned to prosperity. Many stands are opulent, offering not only information and handshake but a lot of printed materials and giveaways. And last but not least the fair is rich in live projection of the latest achievements in the industry, which makes it even more attractive. So, we are 100% satisfied with the 2018 transport logistic in Shanghai.
SF Express (China)
transport logistic China has very good influence in the logistic industry. It is an important platform for us to present our brand and services to the industry and customers. This show is very professional and has attracted a number of trade visitors, which is very beneficial for us to get potential customers. We had received good results in each business sector. In the meanwhile, we attended the accompanying conference on intelligent logistics which shed light on the new technologies and new ideas. It is very instructive.