On November 29, 2015, the 13th China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition (hereinafter referred to Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition) was successfully concluded. Nine days of exhibition attracted 635,541 visitors in total. With enthusiastic participation of domestic and foreign automobile manufacturers and under the strong support of all sections of community, the 13th Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition achieved complete success. Characterized by the subject of “new technology and new life”, this exhibition focused on environment protection and energy saving, combined with green vehicle and sustainable development concept and gathered industrial strength to jointly hold an annual automobile feast of innovation technology.
The total size of this Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition reached to 22000㎡, and participating enterprises were up to 603 of which there were 85 passenger vehicle enterprises, 22 electric vehicles enterprises and 496 auto parts and Accessories enterprises. 1000 cars were displayed in this exhibition, and there were 36 first edition cars including 7 first edition cars from multinational companies. Moreover, 8491 reporters from 1730 medias both at home and aboard have reported this great event. When China automobile industry enters into a new normal state, as one of the three nation’s top international automobile exhibitions, Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition known as “Vane of China Automobile Market” was highly appreciated by domestic and foreign automobile enterprises. All car enterprises participated in this exhibition in groups, brought their most advanced and heavyweight automobile products and displayed various advanced intelligent connected vehicle technology, which infused with sustained power for healthy development of automobile markets.
New energy technology characterized by electric vehicles will be the development trend of future automobile industry, which has already been widely recognized by the automobile industry. The Made in China 2025 released in the first half of 2015 formally determined the ten years development roadmap of new energy vehicles. The 13th Five-year Plan” recently released put forward the subject “implementing promotion plan of new energy vehicles and improving the industrialization level of electric vehicles” again. From issuance of the Planning for the Development of the Energy-Saving and New Energy Automobile published by the State Council to the 13th Five-year Plan, developing new energy automobile has became the national strategy. Our country continued to strengthen support to new energy vehicles, and relevant ministries has issued many favorable supporting polices successively and carried out them in practice, which infused a strong motive force for new energy automobile development. Based on this, the 2th Guangzhou International Electrical Vehicles Show has received great concern of automobile enterprises who participated in this exhibition in higher level. So the exhibition size is doubled than the last exhibition, reaching to 20,000㎡. Mainstream electric vehicles leading enterprises at home and aboard including Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, General Motor, Volkswagen, Toyota, Renault, Dongfeng, Changan, GAC, SAIC Motor, BAIC Motor, BYD, Chery, Geely, Brilliance, Great Wall, JAC, Venucia, ZD, and Tesla participated in this exhibition with their latest electric vehicles. This exhibition displayed more than sixty vehicles covering mainstream electric vehicle products on the market.
Based on high quality resources of Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition and by closely following up the market, Guangzhou International Auto Parts & Accessories Exhibition, as an important part of Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition, that was operated in professional mode from 2012, kept up with the times and innovated constantly under the concept of specialization, humanization and refinement . As our automobile retain number reached to 150,000,000, automotive aftermarket related to automobile life service was on the rise. Except auxiliary and general parts production enterprises of major manufacturer, this Guangzhou International Auto Parts & Accessories Exhibition also opened up the “Auto life section” with the subject of auto service separately. This section has set automotive electronics zone, automotive Accessories zone, automotive beauty zone, automotive maintenance zone, automotive audio refitting zone, hypermarket zone and other special zones respectively according to car usage demand, which attracted many leading brands of automotive aftermarket to participate in this exhibition, and is highly concerned by car owners. The “Auto Life Section” was the first case that specially create and set auto life service exhibition zone in large comprehensive automobile exhibition in China, which aimed to building an efficient zero-distance communication and service platform with consumers among all fields of automotive aftermarket, making all brands of automotive aftermarket enter into consumers’ life and making all car owners “enjoy automobile life and fall in love with automobile life”.
During exhibition, 20 wonderful forums and relevant activities were held. 2015 Guangzhou International Electric Vehicle Summit characterized by electric vehicles and the first Select USA and Electric Vehicle Joint Forum freely talked about future development of electric vehicles industry; China Automotive Internet + Innovation Ceremony that focused on the Internet of Vehicle freely talked about the trend and opportunities produced in the age of automotive internet; 2015 Automotive After-sale Ecological Chain Summit Form characterized by aftermarket focused on maintenance, service, refitting, second-hand cars, O2O service and other fields, and deeply discussed after-sales value-added service development and building of ecological chain.
By adhering to the philosophy of service industry, Guangzhou Automotive Exhibition always persisted in the orientation of “high quality, internationalization, comprehensiveness”, constantly focused on and developed together with automotive industry. Over thirteen years, Guangzhou Automobile Exhibition witnessed that Chinese Automobile Industry goes beyond growth period from small to large, steps into the industry revolution period from large to strong and marches toward a new journey by following up with technical innovation of international automotive industry. The 14th China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition will be held during the period from November 19 to 27, 2016(media day: November 18), the 3th Guangzhou International Electric Vehicle will be held during the period from November 18 to 22, 2016, the 3th Guangzhou International Commercial Vehicle Exhibition will be held during the period from November 18 to 20, 2016 and 2016 Guangzhou International Auto Parts & Accessories Exhibition will be held during the period from November 18 to 20, 2016, and all of these exhibition will be held at the China Import and Export Fair Complex. We are looking forward to making progress together with domestic and foreign automotive enterprises, industry executives and news media to create the new glory of China Automotive Industry.