Company Profile

Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co. Ltd (IM Sinoexpo) is a leading event company in China, which is the joint venture founded by Informa PLC., (a FTSE 100 listed company, headquartered in London & World’s Top Trade Show Organiser) and Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd in 1998.

The total exhibition area managed by IM Sinoexpo covered 1,500,000 sq.m (figures in 2019, accounted for 1/10 of the total exhibition rental area in Shanghai of that year) and countless trade opportunities have been created to cater for nearly 1 million worldwide trade buyers. The online business platforms which stared in 2006 include 8 major B2B platforms, 5 B2P sourcing mini-programs and 1 APP. 

Headquartered in Shanghai, IM Sinoexpo consists of 2 wholly-owned subsidiaries
-Shanghai IM Sinoexpo Digital Services Co., Ltd. 
-China International Exhibitions Ltd.;
2 branches in Beijing & Guangzhou
2 joint venture companies
-Guzhen Lighting Expo Co,. Ltd. 
-Guangzhou Bohong International Exhibition Co., Ltd.
The total headcount is almost 500.

Our Mission Be the Best

“To Bring the best outcome to our clients like Exhibitors and buyers, we must keep our shows ahead of the line in terms of event scale, quality and industry leading by continuous innovations and transformations, which makes IM Sinoexpo a top organization”

1,500,000 ㎡

Space Rented








Online Activities


Online Trade Shows


B2B Websites


Online Exhibits

150 M

Page Views




As a wholly owned subsidiary, Boying is handling online business and internet service of IM Sinoexpo.

CIE is a Shanghai member of the ALLWORLD Exhibitions Alliance Ltd., which joined UBM Asia in December 2016. CIE is responsible for trade only exhibitions in China, where it ran its first exhibition in 1982 and has since organized over 70 events. Its unrivalled experience of more than 30 years in the Chinese exhibition industry has equipped the company and staff with skills and contacts to help companies market their products in the ever evolving China market.

High quality has always been the symbol of China International Convention & Exhibition (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. The quality of exhibitions, the quality of exhibitors and the quality of visitors, especially the high quality of our services, help many enterprises to explore the Chinese market. CIE operated show brands like FHC, Propak and Prowine China.


Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd. Beijing Branch was established on February 25, 2003. It is a professional service (consultation/accounting/law/translation, etc.) industry company in Beijing. With the core value of “focus, dedication and service”, the company hopes to provide high-quality service through our professional level and unremitting efforts. Over the years, the Beijing Branch has been adhering to the user needs as the core, while focusing on professional services (consulting/accounting/law/translation, etc.) industry, providing high-quality and dedicated services has won the trust and praise of many industries, and gradually established a good brand in Beijing.

Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd.-Guangzhou Branch, is affiliated to Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd., a professional company by operating trade shows/events/online B2B platforms in China. With the support of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Guangzhou Council (CCPIT Guangzhou) and Guangzhou Chain Operations Association, relying on rich experience in industry practice, the three parties jointly organized the “Guangzhou International Food & Ingredient Fair, Expo Food Guangzhou, World Rice Summit, Expo Franchising Guangzhou, Catering Design Decoration Expo”.

JV Companies

Guzhen Lighting Expo Co., Ltd. is a joint venture by Zhongshan Guzhen People’s Government and Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co. Ltd.
It undertakes the UFI-certified China (Guzhen) International Lighting Fair. Joining hands with Guzhen’s other seven Lighting Mega-malls, it creates an international event with exhibition area of more than 1.5 million square meters. The fair is held twice a year and covers the whole lighting industry chain. “” is the professional B2B trade website the fair build for exhibitors and buyers to provide a high-quality and efficient communication platform.

Founded in May, 2020, Guangzhou Bohong is the joint venture by IM Sinoexpo and Beijing Boman. It operates the annual China Bakery Exhibition, related forums and events under the guidance of All-China Bakery Association (ACBA).