With Future-oriented Topics and Superb Activities, CIAAR 2018 to Offer a Complete Insight into The Trend of Auto Refrigeration Industry

As a professional and well-known event of Asian auto air-conditioning industry, the 16th China International Auto Air-conditioning and Transport Refrigeration Exhibition (CIAAR 2018) will be held from 13 to 15 November, 2018 at Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center. Co-organized by ITE Asia Exhibitions Limited, Shanghai Gehua Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and Shanghai ITE Gehua Exhibition Service Co., Ltd., this exhibition has gained strong support from China Cold Chain Association, Longquan Automotive Air-conditioner Association, TIMER AUTO and many other institutions and enterprises. Thanks to its steadily improving influence, CIAAR are constantly securing major advances in its exhibition area as well as the amount of exhibitors and visitors.  


In CIAAR 2018, the total exhibition area will reach 25,000 square meters, representing a further increase of 13% over last year (22,000 in 2017). Moreover, the number of exhibitors will reach a new high. It is estimated that over 450 enterprises from 11 countries and regions will be present, 8% more than last year (416 in 2017). Accordingly, a growth of 13% will also be seen in the amount of professional visitors, which is more than 12,000 from 49 countries and regions (10,619 in 2017).


Focusing on the market demand, this exhibition aims to cover the entire product lines of auto conditioner and refrigeration equipment while keeping updating the products for every segment. The new exhibition zone specially set for air-conditioning system of commercial vehicles, for example, will display coach air-conditioners, truck air-conditioners and parking coolers and their accessories; the refrigerated transportation equipment zone will cover vehicle refrigeration units and refrigerated transport equipment; and the auto thermal management zone will showcase its system, parts and solutions systematically. It’s also worth mentioning that, there will be two fascinating onsite activities specially designed for the new zone, which will assist visitors in fully exploring the future trends of automobile and auto air-conditioning market.


One is the “New Energy Auto Thermal Management Technology Forum” co-hosted by the organizer and TIMER AUTO, a famous Chinese automotive consulting and analysis company. Strongly advocated by the Automobile Air-conditioning Committee of China Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Industry Association, this forum will involve discussions focusing on new energy vehicles, which has become one of the hottest topics today. The sessions will be respectively themed on “Motor-driven Compressor Technology for New Energy Vehicles”, “Heat Pump Technology Development for Electric Vehicles”, and “Key Technologies and Parts of Engine Thermal Management System”.


An other wonderful forum to debut on CIAAR 2018 is the “Energy Saving and Emission Reduction of Refrigerated Vehicle and Technology Application Forum” organized by Shanghai Cold Chain Association (SCCA) and is inspired by the sharply growing refrigerated transport industry. As Mr. Liu Longchang, the chairman of SCCA, pointed out during its preparation: the recent years has witnessed a vigorous momentum in China’s refrigeration market; given that it covers broad application scenarios and customers from supermarkets, refrigerated transportation industry, etc., are gradually increasing their demand for the reliability and energy-saving performance of their equipment, the market potential is bound to be enormous. And the topics during this forum will involve: “The Application of New Energy in Refrigerated Vehicles and Refrigeration Units”, “How to Further Save Energy for Vehicle Refrigeration Units”, “Build the largest Internet Platform for Highway Transport Industrial Chain in China” and “The Status Quo and Future of Freezer and Refrigerated Vans”.     


As a professional exhibition for auto air-conditioning industry in China, CIAAR always keeps abreast of industry development and market trends and is ceaselessly devoted to helping exhibitors exploit more domestic and abroad markets for many years, which has established CIAAR’s leading position among the exhibitions about auto air-conditioning industry. From 13 to 15 November, 2018, regular exhibitors and new ones, along with a dazzling sea of their quality products will gather in Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center. Those leading brands includes Haier, Thermo King, Carrier, Songzhi, Zhongcheng, Dyne, Matsushita, Highly, Shuangkai, Zhenwei, Guangyu, Friendlink, Behr, Kedali, Inno-Tech, Khccac, Berlin, Jinkehua, Su Licheng, Rad, Jisun, Getes, Rifusen, Benling, Zhongdi, Elite, Weilong , and so on.