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R+T Asia: Press Release 18 Jan 2024

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Online registration to visit R+T Asia 2024 is now open I Increased international visitor participation is expected following China's continuous adaption of visa exemption policies with major countries


Shanghai, 18 Jan 2024 – R+T Asia, the premier exhibition for sun shading systems and doors/gates, will hold its 19th edition in Shanghai China, from 28th to 30th of May 2024. Building on the success of its 18th edition in 2023, the event continuous to receive positive responses from exhibitors and visitors, garnering very good results. The organizers expect the participation of over 750 exhibitors, showcasing their offerings across an expansive 120,000 sqm area, spanning 4 halls at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). The largest product category at R+T Asia, comprising technical textiles, window covering fabrics, and window covering accessories and fittings, will occupy two halls (1.1H and 2.1H). Additionally, drive and control systems, Smart Home solutions, and internal and external sun shading systems (finished products), along with machinery, will be featured in Hall 3H. Meanwhile, Hall 4.1H will host manufacturers specializing in doors/gates, roller shutters, relevant controls and operators, accessories, and fittings.


"For several consecutive years, R+T Asia has positioned itself as the foremost international large-scale showcase, exclusively dedicated to the sun shading and door/gate industry in the Asian region," said David Zhong, co-organizer of the event and President of VNU Exhibitions Asia. "Despite the prevailing global economic challenges, China remains a focal point, offering numerous opportunities as a manufacturing giant and a vast consumer market. Additionally, the neighboring Southeast Asian markets are witnessing rapid growth. R+T Asia stands out as the unique international event in the region, providing companies with a platform to explore all the opportunities available here" added Zhong.


A notable illustration is Coulisse, which strategically chose R+T Asia as its primary platform to launch, reinforce, and solidify its presence in the APAC region: "I'm eagerly anticipating being at R+T Asia again with our team. This year was a big success, so we hope to welcome as many visitors as we had last edition, and it will undoubtedly be the case," remarked Roger Krabbe, General Manager of Coulisse Asia Pacific.


Other leading companies in the industry such as Xera, Winplus, Sanjin Japan, MYT Shutters, Winlux, BESTEX, ELITEX, Xidamen, Daai, Yameite, Mutex, Dooya, A-OK, Novo, RAEX, Zhenfei, Hongding, Greenweb have also confirmed their participation at R+T Asia 2024.


Complimentary Entry and Exclusive Lucky Draw for Registered Online for R+T Asia 2024


The organizers are pleased to announce the start of streamlined visitor pre-registration. International visitors opting for online registration will receive free access to the event, eliminating the need to purchase an entrance ticket on-site, and will also benefit from expedited entry to the exhibition floor.


In addition, the organizers have introduced a special Lucky Draw for the first 300 visitors who complete their online registration. The fortunate winner will not only secure access to the esteemed Hosted Buyer program but will also receive complimentary accommodation in a luxurious hotel situated in close proximity to the venue.


More detailed information on this initiative can be found here:


The event organizers are intensifying efforts to enhance buyer programs, striving to optimize the platform for re-establishing trade relations in the sun shading and door/gate industry within the global market. Several buyer delegations from different countries are scheduled to attend the show. In 2024, unlike previous editions, the Hosted Buyer program is not open to the public. Buyers will be invited to register through exclusive invitations distributed by the organizers.


Enhanced Hospitality Services for Global Attendees


In 2024, the organizers of R+T Asia are committed to providing a secure and hassle-free experience for international visitors. To facilitate seamless navigation and enhance the overall stay, they will introduce the dedicated Easy Shanghai guide, crafted to assist guests in acclimating to China with ease. It will offer valuable insights into current local payment methods, guidance on utilizing taxi services and apps, essential travel tips, and recommendations for optimal hotel bookings. The goal is to ensure that international visitors feel secure and well-informed, enhancing their comfort during R+T Asia 2024.



China's Visa Policy Update Spurs Anticipation for Significant Turnout at R+T Asia 2024


In a significant move aimed at fostering international participation, the Chinese government has recently expanded its visa-free entry program. While countries such as Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, Brunei, Armenia, Serbia, San Marino, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and several others have long benefited from a temporary free visa entry, a notable update has now been introduced for citizens with ordinary passports from Malaysia, Thailand, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the Netherlands.

This development is poised to enhance accessibility for citizens of these nations, facilitating their seamless participation in international events. Organizers of R+T Asia are optimistic about achieving a good turnout, acknowledging the industry's favorable trend, further enhanced by China's recent visa exception policies.


R+T Asia 2024: Unveiling Synergies in the BUILD ASIA Mega Show


In 2024, R+T Asia is set to engage in a collaborative showcase alongside renowned events like HD+ Asia (Home Decoration Asia), DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR (Leading Flooring Trade Fair in Asia-Pacific Region), IPD (International Interior Prefabricated Decoration Exhibition Asia), and other shows. This collaboration takes shape within the BUILD ASIA Mega show, a consolidated presentation highlighting concepts in building materials and design. This collective performance not only breaks traditional industry boundaries but also provides an immersive 360-degree experience. Tailored for professionals seeking a diverse portfolio, R+T Asia within the BUILD ASIA Mega Show stands out as the ultimate destination for professionals in the sun shading and door/gate industry, solidifying its position as a leader in the field.


Event Details

Event name: R+T Asia

Event type: International trade fair for sun shading systems and doors/gates

Dates: May 28-30, 2024

Location: National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai)


To register for R+T Asia 2024 click here 

Press contact:
Dominika Karwala