Shanghai launch of Seawork Asia a great success

The 2014 Seawork Asia press conference took place on 29th July 2014 in the WH Ming Hotel in Shanghai. Key speakers included UKTI representative, Mr Stewart Gorman; Shanghai Municipal

The 2014 Seawork Asia press conference took place on 29th July 2014 in the WH Ming Hotel in Shanghai. Key speakers included UKTI representative, Mr Stewart Gorman; Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce representative Mrs Yao Jian; VP of SIEC Mr Bian Guorong and Seawork Asia Organiser, Mr Xu Fairan.

Attendees to the conference included top representatives from the Italian Council for the Promotion of International Trade, the New Zealand Trade Development Bureau, the German Chamber of Commerce, Zhejiang Association of Shipbuilding, Jiangsu Province Shipbuilding Industry, China Ship Information Centre, 30 international and domestic media companies and a number of exhibitors signed up to Seawork Asia 2014 exhibition.

Joint Seawork exhibition organiser, Andrew Webster, delivered a powerful speech via video link from organiser Mercator Media Ltd’s Solent-based UK headquarters in Fareham. He outlined to the audience why China is such an essential market for the commercial marine industry and how Seawork Asia will drive International relationships and business.

Inspiring speeches were delivered by Mr Jari Savolainen, Director of Scania (China); Mr Yao Hua, General Manager of Shanghai Ocean Equipment and Mr He Wenjun, VP of Guangdong Jianglong Shipyard, well-known names from the commercial marine and workboat industry and all speeches emphasising their support and involvement in the exhibition.

Regarded as the largest commercial marine event in Asia, Seawork Asia will be offering all aspects of commercial marine supply and support; from safety, to engines, legal services through to shipbuilding’.

Seawork Asia will be held from 4-6 November at SWEECC in Shanghai. Join the exhibition now by contacting the international sales team on +44 1329 825 335.