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8th Int'l Logistics Festival to be held in Kunming

By : InKunming|Updated: 2011-09-06

The 8th International Logistics Festival is scheduled to be held in Kunming, autumn of 2012.

The festival has started since 2003. In 2012, it will be held twice in one year for the 1st time, showing that the logistics industry develops vigorously in China and the industry booms in Kunming. The 7th event will be held in Wuhan, spring of 2012.

Hosted by China Transportation Association, the festival is supported by more than 20 national level organizations and communities including National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Railways, Ministry of Transportation and Customs Bureau of China. Since 2003, the festival, which has promoted the development of regional economy and China’s logistics industry, has played an important role. It has been held for 6 times in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu and Nanjing. Among the 6, 2 have benn held in Beijing.

"Kunming has got enough conditions and advantages to hold international logistics festival."a worker of Kunming Commerce Bureau said. As a large event in Asia, the festival persists in a priciple of "authority, professionalism, internationalism and diversity".

According to Kunming Commerce Bureau, the 8th International Logistics Festival will bring more opportunities and challenges to the city. (Editor:Tina He)

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