Interested in China’s business opportunities? check Canton Fair 2019…


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The China Import and Export Fair, also known as Canton Fair, is a gathering place for businessmen and women from all over the globe. About 200,000 buyers from 210 countries attend the trade exhibition every year. The trade fair feature 3 phases, and is billed to run from October 15 till November 4, at the China Import and Export Fair Complex, 382 Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China.

Precisely, the fair provides opportunities for those looking for an easy route and access to China’s large pool of manufacturers with expansive capacity and scale. The organiser, the China Foreign Trade Centre, will provide official invitation letter to participants upon online registration.

From October 15 to 19, the Canton Fair will feature products ranging from electronics, lighting equipment, vehicles & spare parts, machinery, hardware & tools, construction materials, chemical products, to energy resources. Another phase billed for the 23rd to 27th of the same month will feature consumer goods, gifts, and home decorations; while the last phase taking place between October 31st and November 4 will showcase products such as textiles and garments, shoes, office supplies, cases and bags, recreation products, food, health products and medical devices.

China is a world of opportunities. There are at least 10 million business owners in China. Consequently, the country is regarded as the world factory.  More, its population, cheap labour, and access to raw materials are comparative advantage.


Most of the world brands make their products in the Asian country. Therefore, the Canton Fair 2019 is a viable platform for any business seeking access to well resourced manufacturers that produce a wide range of products, from original ideas, at profitable scale.

Interested participants must first register online to get the mandated official letter of invitation that will help fast-track visa at the Chinese consulate/embassy.

According to the organiser, this is important as “(participant) name is used for applying for the letter of invitation and handling the relevant certificate, so you (participant) are requested to provide the full name in the order of the name on the effective personal ID card or certificate”.

If you will like to take advantage of this opportunity visit

Toyin Afilaka
Toyin Afilaka
Toyin Afilaka writes with simplicity and insight. He aims to enrich the Nigerian small business landscape. Through Hustle24 he connects entrepreneurs with information about new policies, enterprise solutions and opportunities that will aid their 'hustle'. He has written extensively for CobraReview, a product review portal, and served as a lead project manager for MarketingMix where he consulted as PR consultant for MTN Project Fame and Business Next Titan etc.


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