The 17th Shanghai International Nonwovens Conference & Exhibition (SINCE) was successfully held during November 8-10 in Shanghai, China.
The event's total exhibition space reached 27,000 square meters, increasing 8% compared to the 16th SINCE & ANEX in 2015, and it also was the largest one since its debut in 1986. During the exhibition period, total 461 exhibitors welcomed 22,218 trade visitors from 62 countries and regions, including China Mainland, Korea, Japan, Taiwan(China), India, the U.S., Hong Kong(China), Germany and Italy. The trade visitors profile covered the industry range of hygiene, filtration, medical, wiping, packaging, fabrics and apparels, automotive, geotextiles, etc.
In addition to the exhibition, the event featured a series of international conferences focused on nonwovens and its related industries, which attracted numbers of visitors and became highlights of SINCE 2017. The Filtration Training Course, the China International Filtration & Separation Forum (CIFSF) and Technical Presentations are effective platforms for participants to communicate the largest technologies and industry trends.