Yes. All foreign nationals entering China must have a valid Chinese visa. For more information on types of visas and how to apply, please click here.
Intersection of Binhai Avenue and Wenquan 2 Lu
Wenquan Town, Jimo City
Qingdao City, Shandong Province, China
Tel: +86 532 55656060
Yes. Please see our Expo Center Guide Map for ATM locations.
Yes. The Expo Center has a public WiFi network.
Yes. You will receive a printed Show Directory when you pick up your exhibitor badge. Our mobile app for iPhone and Android users will be available in October and also includes the Show Directory.
No. Persons under the age of 18 years will not be allowed in the exhibit halls, including infants in strollers or carriers. Child care services are not provided and are not available at the Expo Center. If you are traveling with children, please make appropriate arrangements for their care during your visit to the show.
Register for exhibitor badges here. Once registered, you can pick up your badges at the Exhibitor Registration Desk in the Expo Center’s Main Registration Hall.
Exhibitors can access the show floor starting October 29th at 8:30 am. For the complete exhibitor schedule, please click here.
If you need additional furniture other than what is included with your ready-to-exhibit space package, you can order additional furniture from Beijing Sidex, the official show decorator.
If you rent refrigerated display equipment or a live tank, you must order the 24-hour power supply from Beijing Sidex.
For sample shipments, please contact Dragon Link, the official freight forwarder for the show. Do not hand-carry or ship samples by couriers such as FEDEX or DHL as your samples may be detained by Chinese Customs.
The Hygiene Department at Qingdao Airport will detain any hand-carried seafood samples. We do not recommend exhibitors hand-carry any seafood samples to Qingdao for exhibition.
Yes. Sea Fare Expositions is happy to provide discount rates at participating hotels near the Qingdao International Expo Center as well as in downtown Qingdao. Get the best rates at the 5-star hotels closest to the Expo Center by booking ahead, here. All participating hotels offer guests complimentary transportation to and from the Expo each day.*
*Qingdao has many additional hotels from 2-star to 5-star that do not directly participate in CFSE. For your convenience, please be sure that if you book at a non-participating hotel that they provide complimentary shuttle service to and from the Expo Center each day.
Yes. Several restaurants will have catering outlets set up inside the Expo Center during the show. Nearby hotels such as the Grand Mercure and the Grand Metropark will have luncheon options as well.
Maps of the Expo Center, exhibition halls, and other important show locations can be found on our Transportation page.
The 23rd annual China Fisheries & Seafood Expo will return to the Qingdao International Expo Center in 2018. The show will run from November 7 – 9, 2018.