Huang XiaoMin, president of China Construction Machinery Co. Ltd. (CNCMC), announced that the Beijing International Construction Machinery Exhibition & Seminar (BICES) 2015 is scheduled to be held Sept. 22 to 25, 2015 at the Beijing International Exhibition Center, with the theme of “Quality, Innovation, Build Common Dream.” He raised the scope of the event, aiming to have more than 1,000 exhibitors in 200,000 square meters of show space.
The announcement was made at the BICES 2015 Press Conference, held in Beijing on Aug. 6, 2014 by organizers of the event: China Construction Machinery Association (CCMA), CNCMC, and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade - Machinery Sub-Council (CCPIT-MSC). The conference was hosted by Zhou WeiDong, vice chairman of CCPIT-MSC.
Su ZiMeng, vice chairman and secretary general of CCMA analyzed the operation status of the Chinese construction machinery industry in the first half of 2014 and discussed BICES 2015 preparation.
According to Mr. Su, despite increasing downward pressure faced by the industry in the first half of 2014, but with implementation of the national policy of fine-tuning and steady growth, the business environment will be further improved, and the industry will see stabilization and recovery.
Mr. Su stressed that it is a critical work for CCMA to gain cooperation from all the related parties and unite whole industry forces to get BICES built as a world class, pragmatic and efficient trading and cooperation platform of the industry.
The new exhibition center, located at the Beijing airport industrial and business park, has well developed road access, allowing for easy transportation of exhibits from all over China. NCIEC consists of eight indoor halls that cover total 106,000 square meters. The exhibition center has meeting rooms, VIP rooms, a business center, customs center, inspection center and logistics center, which provides integrated services to exhibitors. The venue is located 9 km away from Beijing International Airport.
As the national industry exhibition organized by CCMA and supported by CCMA members, BICES has built a close relationship with 46 domestic national associations in 16 fields of construction, water, power, transportation, mining, municipal, rental, logistics, etc., and will invite buyers and visitors to BICES 2015 with those associated partners. BICES has also developed long-term international cooperation partnerships with more than 20 international builder/contractor associations and business organizations.
BICES will be promoted by more than 200 domestic media, which cover most of construction equipment related industries and territory in China, and has also established a long-term working relationship with more than 30 overseas media.
The 3rd China International Commercial Vehicle Exhibition (IVEX 2015) and China International Emergency Rescue Equipment Exhibition will be held at the same time as BICES 2015, Sept. 22 to 25, 2015.
At BICES 2013, more than 20 conferences and seminar—such as Top 50 Summit World Construction Machinery Industry, International Heavy Truck Forum, International Rental Conference, IPAF Demonstration of MEWPs Safety Operation—received positive comments from exhibitors and professional visitors. Diversified conferences and seminars will be again held at BICES 2015 in aspects of industry development and strategy, marketing and aftermarket, technology and innovation, and safety and culture.
Exhibitor recruitment has already been launched. In order to better understand exhibitors’ needs and requirements, BICES team will visit both domestic and overseas exhibitors.