Crain News Service report
QINGDAO, China (Jan. 6, 2014) — The 11th China Qingdao International Tire Fair (CTF) 2014 will be held April 9-11 at Qingdao International Convention Center.
The CTF was founded in 2004. Last year the 10th edition doubled in advertising investment with more than 20,000 visitors and covered 430 square feet, according to a news release.
Show promoters said CTF has become an international platform for information, exchange, market development and entrepreneurial communication in the rubber and tire industry for the Asia-Pacific area.
When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?
|I try and take in at least one show a year.||
|I usually attend one every few years.||
|There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.||
|I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.||
|I’d like to but I am too busy||