Statements about the fair
Why air cargo China and transport logistic China is worthwhile to attend: Read personal accounts from our trade fair participants in 2018.
air cargo China & 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.
Andrej Ballardt，Operations Manager, RTSB GmbH (Germany)
We have positive impression on transport logistic China. It was a success with a lot of good contacts. We optimized and strengthened existing contacts and won new contacts.We reached our target group and there were a lot of decision-makers presented here. The quality and the organization of the accompanying program was very good. We signed the contracts for the future business here at transport logistic China.
Jianjun Dong，Vice President, SINOTRANS & CSC Holdings Co., Ltd. (China)
As a long-term exhibitor at transport logistic China, I can tell that this year it is even more successful than its last edition. There are a lot of exhibitors from different fields and levels, including big ones like international leaders and state-owned enterprises and smaller private companies – approximate to a full coverage of the logistics industry.This year we have again expanded its booth. We all want to use this opportunity to promote ourselves and find more potential markets, partners and cooperation opportunities. Comparing to others, there are more visitors at transport logistic China and they are more professional. Many visitors have expressed strong interest in our services. The trade show is also a reflection of the industry with the combination of green, environmental, high-tech and smart technologies.
Shiqi Feng，Vice president, China Railway Express Co., Ltd. (China)
There are a lot of visitors here at transport logistic China. It shows that people are really caring about the development of logistics industry. transport logistic China offers a very good platform for the industry and the enterprises. All exhibitors showcased their newservices and products. Wecan learn a lot from them. The exhibition is a good place to communicate with each other. We gained much this year. At this year’ s show, our peers and customers weremuch concerned about the development in rail transportation and they took the initiative to discusswith us on possible cooperation. The results have well exceeded our expectations and we are satisfied.
Reiner Heinlein，Managing Director, Global Brands Logistics (Germany)
transport logistic China is a very good show with a good venue and perfect organization. The growing of visitors was high and we reached our target groups from Chinese market, such as e-commerce.
Danian Jian，Deputy Governor of the Pudong New Area, Deputy Director of the Administration (China)
I am impressed by transport logistic China in three aspects: firstly, it is very international. A lot of leading international exhibitors are here. Secondly, new trends like the Internet, big-data, financing and trading are all incorporated into the exhibition, fully showing the characteristics of modern logistics. Thirdly, the trade show embodies great ideas in supply chain management. I wish transport logistic China even better in the future and promote the logistics industry to a new level.
Huirong Li，Vice President, PR&Marketing, Prologis China (USA)
We have exhibited at every transport logistic China. As the highest-profile logistics trade show in this region, the exhibitor quality is especially good. The exhibition has grown bigger each year and attracts more visitors and exhibitors. We will definitely come again next year.
Hao Lin，Vice General Manager, Supply Chain Dept., China Postal Express & Logistics Co., Ltd. (China)
We have always been active at transport logistic China. The trade show is very big and influential so that we can fully exhibit our corporate image, our changes and developments. We can also maintain our presence in the market here. Our customers in the high-tech, automobile, FMCG, fashion and pharmacy industries can get to know us better here. The trade show is also very helpful in helping us maintain the existing customer relations and develop new ones. transportlogistic China offers a very effective platform for us to learn and communicate with our peers about logistic equipment, software and techniques. We have benefited a lot in improving our corporate concept and image. The accompanying programs are also well organized and offer comprehensive information in all areas of the logistics industry, which proves to be valuable to us.
Yu Liu，Vice Director, Economic Promotion Bureau, Yantian District, Shenzhen (China)
transport logistic China is a professional event for the shipping and logistics industries in China. We have participated in the past four versions. A lot of major air, shipping and land transportation companies are here. transport logistic China represents the active logistics industry in the Asian-Pacific region. Organized as an “exhibition + conference”, transport logistic China is able to offer chances not only for image display of the exhibitors, but also for their discussion and exchange with industry leaders and scholars.
Dirk Reich，President&CEO, Cargolux Airlines (Luxemburg)
Air Cargo China is going the right way. And we expect as a result of the show to make more business in China.
Maxim Sokolov，Minister, Ministry of Transport of Russian Federation (Russia)
transport logistic China 2016 attracted a lot of leading international companies that presented a broad variety of logistics products, technologies and services on their stands. The good quality of visitors confirms the importance and scope of the exhibition. In addition, the accompanying programs will undoubtedly have a positive effect on the development of international logistics.
Derong Wang，Standing Vice President, China Communications and Transport Association, Standing Vice President, China International Logistic Week (China)
As the biggest and most influential event for the logistics industry in Asia, transportation 2016 has expanded again both in scale and exhibition space. The co-location of domestic and overseas exhibitors builds a very good platform for cross-border cooperation. The exhibitors have brought very comprehensive service and high-tech products. From the Logistic 4.0 concept of Germany to the Internet+ of China, transport logistic China is an exact reflection of the trends in the industry.
Meng Wang，Deputy Marketing Manager, Shanghai Tieyang Multimodal Transportation, Co., LTD. (China)
My first impression of transport logistic China is its well-thought layout. The logistics industry is finely divided and well organized in the four halls. Also it is very popular, especially with so many overseas visitors. We had a lot of visitors at our booth, especially those with overseas transportation demand. Against the background of the “Belt and Road Initiative”, we have brought to transport logistic China our latest equipment, services as well as rail transportation solutions for Sino-Europe and Sino- Asia.
Paul Wang，Sales Representative, CMA CGM Logistic (China) Co., Ltd. (France)
transport logistic China is a very good trade show. There are lots of high quality visitors and exhibitors.
Meng Xia，Senior Manager, Distribution Dept., JD Express (China)
transport logistic Chinaproved to be very influential in the industry. The visitors from many different areas werevery professional.The theme of the exhibition fits well with our goal. The layout is very sensible and the exhibition covers almost all the important areas: air cargo, logistics services, cold chain, etc. It is our first exhibition here and the results are satisfactory. We made contact with a lot of target customers in the food industry. The forums on farmland direct supply, cold chain logistics and green logistics are also very impressive. We hope more people will get to know us and start more cooperation through the trade fair.
Jiamei Xu，Vice President, Global Logistic Properties (GLP) (Singapore)
transport logistic China this year is the biggest I have ever seen. Many of our friends are here to show their key products and services. The trade show is very inspiring with a lot of visitors. transport logistic China has made very good progresses. The accompanying forums are very helpful as a platform to discuss the latest topics in smart logistics.
Yongsheng Yang，Director, Shenzhen Yantian Port Free Trade Zone Service Center (China)
We have participated in every transport logistic China. The theme this year, “Logistics make it happen”, is very eye-catching. It shows how logistics changes our trade and life. Comparing to other shows, transport logistic China is bigger, with more exhibitors and higher-profile participants. All the exhibitors are leaders in their markets. The visitor number has grown again. We have learned a lot at the trade show through talks and exchanges with peers about the future of the industry. In addition, the conference programs have chosen very good topics. The trade show on a whole is very dynamic and well organized.
Xiaodong Yuan，Marketing Dept. Director, Tianjin DTW Group (China)
We have participated in transport logistic China for four consecutive versions. The trade show has grown better and more influential each time. The quality of the exhibitors and visitors are always improving. All the important names in the industry are here, plus newly emergent online service providers. We have joined in the accompanying forums, which we think is very good for us to talk with our peers and for the demand to find supply. transport logistic China is very helpful for our corporate brand promotion.
Luan Zhang，Sales Manager, IATA (Canada)
transport logistic China has good management in organization and we saw many new exhibitors and the exhibition stands were more fantastic. We reached our target groups and visitors were more professional. More visitors got knowing about us through this show which brought more business to us.
Zhipeng Zhang，General Manager, Marketing & Sales, China Air Express (China)
This is our third participation at transport logistic China and we have noticed several changes. Firstly, it is obviously bigger with four halls. Secondly, the exhibitors are further diversified. Also we are very busy with the attractive forums and events along with the exhibition. A lot of visitors came to our booth. They are very professional and give us favourable feedback. So we are busy all the time receiving the customers.
Zijing Zhang，CEO, Shanghai San Lu Wu Network Technology Co., Ltd. (China)
We have visited every transport logistic China before and it is our first participation as an exhibitor this year. The overall result is very good. There are a lot more people than previous years. The exhibition is very international. We made contact with a lot of international cargo, logistics, supply chain and financing enterprises. At the same time, our corporate image is improved when we are seen together with all these leading brands.
Shanshan Zhao，Marketing Director, Beijing Chinaway Technologies Co., Ltd. (China)
This is our second exhibition at transport logistic China and our booth has expanded from 36 to 60 square meters. What we value about the trade show is its recognition in the industry. The showcase at transport logistic China is helpful to our corporate image. The most important advantage of transport logistic China is its excellent visitor quality, because all the people in the industry see it as the most important exhibition. The visitors at our booth are very satisfactory in both quality and number.
Gulmira Zholdgbageva，Head of Logistic department, IFC COLOS (Kazakhstan)
transport logistic China was organized very well. It had good quality visitors and we had signed contracts with 50 clients at the exhibition.