First edition of CHIC Shenzhen

First edition of CHIC Shenzhen

From July 15th to 17th the first edition of CHIC Shenzhen took place in the Southern Chinese “boomtown”, the first physical CHIC since the outbreak of the corona pandemic.

CHIC Shenzhen celebrated a successful start as part of the Greater Bay Area International Textile & Apparel Expo. More than 42,300 visitors used the fair to see the collections of over 2,000 exhibitors in the most modern exhibition center in Asia, the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center. The fair took place in compliance with all necessary safety and hygiene regulations. Exhibitors were pleasantly surprised by the high visitor frequency and numerous business opportunities.

Sustainability, creative design and supply chains construction were key issues for the industry returning to physical fairs. China’s economy is developing positively, the growth rate of 3,2% for the second quarter just has been confirmed by the China statistic bureau.

Top-class seminars and workshops offered the opportunity for direct exchange and were heavily frequented.