About Us
Updated: 2020/06/03

China Foreign Trade Centre (CFTC), a government-sponsored institution affiliated to the Ministry of Commerce of PRC, organizes China Import and Export Fair (also known as the Canton Fair). It plays a dominant role in China’s exhibition industry for its professional exhibition experience and service as well as outstanding performance for more than 60 years.


China Foreign Trade Centre (Group), a business entity affiliated to CFTC, mainly organizes large specialized exhibitions and operates the Canton Fair Complex. It also covers business such as exhibition design & construction, advertising, import and export, business travelling, hotel, restaurant, property etc. through its subsidiary, holding company, or joint-stock company.


In 2019, the revenue of China Foreign Trade Centre (Group) ranks among the top 4 among world’s exhibition companies. The area of exhibitions held in Canton Fair Complex reaches 7.524 million m2 (including the Canton Fair), the highest among world’s exhibition facilities. Our self-organized shows such as China International Furniture Fair, China International Building & Decoration Fair and Auto Show are world famous shows and brands. From 2013 to 2016 (4 consecutive years), CFTC has been awarded China’s Top 500 Service Companies; from 2013-2018 (6 consecutive years) Top 500 Enterprises of Guangdong Province, and Top 100 Service Companies of Guangdong Province.