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8th China Global Wood Trade Conference
Chongqing, China

The 8th China Global Wood Trade Conference (GWT China) will be held in Chongqing, China, from 16-17 September this year. It is an annual event where wood traders meet to facilitate business cooperation and exchange information among the wood trade community.

Established in 2011, GWT China takes place at China’s major port cities. Past conferences were held in Tianjin, Taicang, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Shanghai, Wuhan and Chengdu. Every year, GWT China attracts more than 350 participants such as wood suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers as well as trade associations, industry experts and government officials from over 20 countries.

Organised and co-organised by the China Timber & Wood Products Distribution Association and Wood Markets/FEA, respectively, the conference’s key topic this year centres on the “Benefits of Understanding the Changing Global Supply Dynamics and Market in China”. This will be followed by a port and industry tour on 17 September 2018.

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Kindly take note that the early-bird discount has been extended to 10 August 2018.