participate as co-host at the 11th China International Small and Medium
Enterprises Fair (CISMEF, for its acronym in English), to be held from 11 to 14
October in the city of Guangzhou.
CISMEF is the trade
event with the largest international presence in China and aims to promote the
internationalization of SMEs, constituting an ideal platform for the exhibition
of Mexican products and services.
The 11th edition of
CISMEF will have a total exhibition area of 100,000 m2, more than 5,000 stands
and exhibitors from various Chinese provinces; also will include countries like
Indonesia, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, among others.
Mexico will feature
more than 170 small and medium enterprises (SMEs), in an area of 8,000 m2.
There will be present the representatives from various organisms of the
Government of the Republic such as ProMéxico, IMPI, BANCOMEXT ASERCA, SAGARPA,
SENASICA and the Tourism Promotion Council of Mexico (CPTM, by its initials in
Spanish) and those from state governments as Guanajuato, Morelos, Querétaro,
Veracruz, State of Mexico, Nuevo León, Yucatán and Zacatecas, as well as
business chambers such as CANIETI COMCE, MEXCHAM and the Cultural and Trade
This event is the
major effort that the Government of the Republic has made to obtain the
participation of the Mexican SMEs in an international event, because it is the
group with more companies that Mexico has led to China.
Institute of Entrepreneur (INADEM), headed by its President, Jacob Enrique
Rocha, supports the Mexican SMEs attending the CISMEF where a bridge between
the two countries opens itself so these Mexican SMEs inroads into the Chinese
market and know the business opportunities of that country.
The Mexican SMEs
will have the opportunity to conduct business meetings with Chinese companies,
attending conferences and seminars, and visiting technology parks and
distribution centers, among other activities.
This Fair will
promote Mexico as a supplier of industrial and international agribusiness
products as well as its dynamic economy with opportunities of investment.
The agenda of
official events involving the Chair of INADEM includes meetings with officials
from the Guangzhou Provincial Government and from the Ministry of Industry and
Information Technology, with the aim of strengthening the Mexican
entrepreneurial ecosystem, closing ties with Chinese strategic governmental
sectors to position the SMEs into the Asian entrepreneurial ecosystem.