According to organisers, exhibitor registration for All in Print China 2020 (AIP) is going strong. Since the online registration opened in April 2019, 65% of the booth space has been booked, occupying 753,000 square feet.
Jointly organized by Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd, the Printing Technology Association of China and the China Academy of Printing Technology, the event will be held from October 12 - 16, 2020 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC). Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) is the subsidiary of Messe Düsseldorf in Germany, renowned as the organizer of drupa - the No. 1 international trade fair for printing technologies.
As the barometer of the printing industry, All in Print China reflects the market development and prospects. According to the latest booth application data, the most booked thematic pavilion at AIP 2020 is the “Packaging Printing” section.
With population growth and consumer income in industrialized areas increasing, consumer demand for digital packaging continues to rise and packaging will become one of the most potential markets. According to statistics, the global packaging and printing industry market in 2017 was $851 billion and it is expected to reach $1 trillion by 2021.
Due to the rapid growth of China's economy and the continuous expansion of downstream demand, the growth rate of China's package printing market is much higher than the global industry average. In 2017, the main business income of China's package printing industry (excluding packaging machinery sub-industry) was $159 billion, an increase of 9.2% compared to 2016.
All in Print China 2020 will feature the innovative technologies and products of leading package printing machinery suppliers, including electrostatic, inkjet and digital printing.