CTEX 2018 had a grand opening at Suzhou International Expo Center on 16-18th May, 2018.
East China PCB / SMT Exhibition (CTEX 2018) is the most representative professional exhibitions in East China, focusing on the field of intelligent manufacturing of circuit boards. The display area of equipment manufacturers is about 80%, including high-tech materials. This year, 29,321 professional visitors and 23 groups of related companies were attracted to visit CTEX.
With 366 exhibitors, 1,151 booths and 22,000 square meters of exhibition space, CTEX 2018 jointly exhibit PCB Intelligent & Automatic Processing Equipment, SMT & Electronic Assembly Equipment and Materials, and Environment and Pollution Treatment Equipment, etc., fully present the latest trend of electronic process technology.
The Mainland China electronic circuit seminars and new product presentations were held in the same period of the exhibition. There are more than 250 professionals participated in approximately 30 sessions, experts from Taiwan and China were invited to discuss market trends and the development of high-speed materials.
The 14th East China PCB / SMT Exhibition
Venue：Suzhou Int’l Expo Center (No. 688, E. Suzhou Avenue, Suzhou industrial Park)
Date：May 16–18, 2018
|Organizer||Center of Strait Economy & Science-Tech Coop.|
|Co-Organizer||Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA)|
Chan Chao International Co., Ltd.
|Co-Supporters||Eastern China PCB Friendship Association
Southern China PCB Friendship Association
|Exhibit Profile||PCB / SMT & Electronic Assembly / Intelligent Automation / Environmental and Pollution Treatment Equipment|
Exhibition Data Analysis
Due to jointly be held with eMEX in the same period in 2016 and 2017, the number of visitors is more than the number for this year. However, the number of visitors has increased significantly compared to 2014, 2015 and 2016.
About 40% of the visitors are first-line managers. It is worth noting that the proportion of senior management is higher than last year. This proved that the quality of the visitors is higher than in previous years
About 42% of the visitors are mainly for purchasing equipment and materials. The proportion of searching for suppliers is about 38%. This shows that the visitors regard CTEX as an important platform for procurement and negotiation.
The ratio of new and old visitors is about 3:7. More than half of the visitors had participated CTEX in the past years.