China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corp.
China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corp. (hereinafter CFTE) is wholly owned by China Foreign Trade Centre (Group) under the Ministry of Commerce of China. With a professional team of 140 people, CFTE is one of the most competitive and influential exhibition companies in China, providing comprehensive and quality services for the global business community. CFTE is composed of four business branches: CFTE Furniture Exhibition Company, CFTE Building & Decoration Exhibition Company, CFTE Outbound Exhibition Company and CFTE Business Development Exhibition Company. It also has six operational departments.
In 2015 CFTE completed 32 exhibitions in total. It was the host/organizer of seven domestic and two overseas exhibitions and the agency for 23 outbound exhibitions, with a net space of 870,000 m2 and a gross space of 1.74 million m2. As one of the leading industrial players, CFTE contributes remarkably to the healthy and sustainable development of the exhibition industry.
As one of the most prominent national exhibition company, CFTE adopts a clear strategy: focusing on exhibitions and providing excellent services. It has won many honors in recent years. It ranked the first both on the list of 2015 China's Top 10 Branded Exhibition Organizers and 2013 China's Top 100 Exhibition Organizers; It has been named as "A level taxpayer" and ""Company of Integrity"; It is one of the exhibition companies entitled to Guangzhou government's support and rewards; It is also a pilot and advanced unit in intellectual property protection, Vice Chairman Unit of Guangdong Convention and Exhibition Association and an executive member of Guangzhou Exhibition Industry Association. Since July 2011, CFTE has been an UFI member. For years, China (Guangzhou/Shanghai) International Furniture Fair and China (Guangzhou) International Building Decoration Fair, two of CFTE's outstanding projects, have been selected as the supported and guided exhibitions of the Ministry of Commerce of China.