16 March
" Innovation to Transformation" Auto China 2016 Held in April

The 14th Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2016) will take place at China International Exhibition Center New Venue (Tianzhu) and China International Exhibition Center Old Venue (Jinganzhuang) simultaneously from April 25 to May 4, 2016, the total exhibition area is expected to be 220,000 square meters.

Initiated in 1990, Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, also known as Auto China, has been successfully held for thirteen consecutive editions. Held biennially on even years in Beijing, Auto China has been well recognized as one of the most important automotive exhibitions in the world with significant social attention and extensive international influence. Auto manufacturers all over the world put it on the list of world leading auto shows for displaying their products and technology in China.

Auto China 2016 is sponsored by China Machinery Industry Federation (CMIF), China National Machinery Industry Corporation (SINOMACH), China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM), jointly organized by China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Automotive Committee (CCPIT-Auto), China National Automotive Industry International Corporation (CNAICO), China International Exhibition Center Group Corporation (CIEC) and Society of Automotive Engineers of China (SAE-China).

“Innovation To Transformation” is the theme of Auto China 2016. Nowadays, China's auto industry is entering the era featured by cyberized, intelligent and electric vehicles. In this process, the continuous integration between new technologies and traditional industries has spawned a series of innovative thinking, models and products. In the contest of the new normal of China's low economic growth, all industries have embarked conduct on transforming and upgrading. Under this impact, the global automotive industry will witness historic transformation.

The exhibition schedule of Auto China 2016 is as follows: Press Day for domestic and foreign media: April 25~26, 2016; Trade Day: April 27~28, 2016; Public Day: April 29~May 4, 2016.

Each and every Beijing International Automotive Exhibition has attracted great attention and active participation from Chinese and foreign automotive industry, related industries, the press and all social sectors. Almost all multinational auto enterprises in the world regard Auto China (Beijing) as one of the world's most influential exhibitions. On behalf of all the sponsors and organizers of Auto China (Beijing), we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all our friends from auto industries, the press and all circles of society for their great support and active participation.

2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition was a great success with the exhibition area amounting to record high of 220,000 square meters. Over 2,000 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions attended Auto China 2014, including US, Germany, Italy, Japan, UK, Sweden, Korea, France, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, mainland China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Taiwan. In total, 1,134 vehicles were displayed, including 118 premiers (31 world premiers and 45 Asian premiers from global auto manufacturers). Auto China 2014 had attracted record high of 852,000 visitors. 14,000 journalists (including 1,220 foreign journalists) from over 40 countries and regions from different parts of the world covered the auto show on site. Auto China 2014 has outran the other leading international auto shows in various aspects, such as number of countries, number of exhibitors, number of auto brands and models, as well as number of world premiers. This has explicitly shown that Auto China has been acknowledged as an integrated significant communication platform by global auto enterprises.

As an important platform for brand promotion, release of new products and display of technological innovation achievements, Auto China 2016 will bring together and display the development trend of the global auto industry, innovative concepts of automobile manufacturing, new results and breakthroughs as a consequence of the combination of modern automotive industry, natural environment and Internet technology. It will present all the conveniences and well-beings brought by the automotive industry to mankind. Under the context of sustained development of China’s auto market and the integration and parallel development of China’s auto industry with the global auto industry, the Organizing Committee of Auto China 2016 will work together with auto industry players from both at home and abroad to promote the exchange and cooperation between Chinese and foreign auto industries.

The sponsors and organizers of Auto China have persisted in the pursuit of “high quality exhibits, full range of brands and internationalization”. We, as the organizers of Auto China 2016, will continuously learn from experience of exhibition management, devote ourselves to the enhancement of organization, management and service level, so as to improve the vitality of Auto China in return to the confidence and support of exhibition, media professionals and people from all walks of life.

We look forward to welcoming friends from China’s and overseas auto industry, related industries to the 2016 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition.

Secretariat of Beijing International Automotive Exibition