In the past China was was known to be a fast growing country in terms of its population, but now that growth has entered the economy. They are rapidly becoming a popular tourist destination, and that means more and more people are looking for a place to stay.
Once an agricultural society, businesses in the city are now booming. The hotel industry is one of the most important in the tertiary sector and has a strong influence over on the economy and the effect on people's everyday lives. It is in fact the most popular industry in China.
It is estimated that tourism in China will reach 3.3 million by 2015, so it is important that hotels keep up to date. Hosfair is an annual exhibition that takes place at the China Import & Export Fair Complex and sees delegations from all over the world come to visit. There are more than two thousand famous enterprises that include kitchen and catering, hotel furniture, hotel textile clean and laundry, interior supplies, tableware, intelligence, hotel food, and items such as the newest equipment and supplies in hotels and restaurants. After years in development, Hosfair will now be held in May, June and October every year in Xi'an, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen.
Tickets to the joint promotion costs £1,516.58 each. In its twelfth year, the Guangzhou Huazhan Exhibition is between 26th-28th June, and they welcome domestic and overseas exhibitors and buyers. Hosfair is recommended to those working in the following industries: hotels, resorts, guest houses, hotel management, restaurant management company, imports, wholesales, distribution, kitchen equipment engineering, construction engineering, restaurants, clubs, bars, cafes, leisure centres, design companies, real estate, universities, shopping centres, Food Service Advisory, and management organisation.