China to Hold International Tourism Commodity Expo
BEIJING, August 3 -- The annual China International
Tourism Commodity Expo will be held in Wuhu, in east China's Anhui
Province, from September 20.
"The exposition aims to increase the production and transaction
capability of tourism commodities to meet the various demands at
home and abroad, "Gao Weiqing, director of the Anhui Province
Tourism Bureau said Thursday during a press conference.
He said the five-day exposition will also attract many foreign
business people, including those from Italy, Spain, Germany,
France and Japan.
Auctions and forums will also be held during the period. On
display will be various commodities including domestic and foreign
stamps, traditional handicraft and snacks.
The expo is sponsored by China Council for the Promotion of
International Trade together with the local government.
-- source: Xinhua News Agency
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