A total of 85 protocols were signed and more than 400 meetings were held at the 24th Macau International Fair (24th MIF) and the Portuguese-speaking Countries (Macau) Products and Services Exhibition 2019 (2019PLPEX) ), which closed on Saturday, 19 October, according to official information.
The Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM), which organises the fair, also said that the two exhibitions were visited by more than 70,000 people, with a 10% increase in the number of professional visitors compared with the figures for the 2018 edition.
The current edition of MIF continued with its theme of “Cooperation – Key to Business Opportunities” and occupied an exhibition area of about 24,000 square metres, with around 1,500 exhibition stands installed.
This edition of PLPEX, in turn, had an area of about 6,000 square metres, in which approximately 250 exhibition stands were set up.
The 2019 edition of MIF had Cabo Verde as a guest country and Jiangsu as the invited Chinese province, and both had their pavilion within the fair’s grounds.
The 25th Macau International Fair and the Portuguese-speaking Countries Products and Services Exhibition (Macau) 2020 will be held from 22 to 24 October. (Macauhub)