ACCCIM Press Releases

16 Oct 2019

Malaysia-China Trade Expo 2019

Business Rises from GD, Economic and Trade Global

  – 500 Guangdong Manufactures will make their debut in Malaysia

The Malaysia-China Trade Expo (“MCTE 2019”), which is sponsored by the Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province, the Economic and Trade Office of Guangdong in Southeast Asia (Kuala Lumpur) and Foshan Bureau of Commerce, organized by the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) and the Guangzhou Convention & Exhibition Service Center Co., Ltd, will be held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 7th to 9th November, 2019. The expo area reaches 15,000 square meters and there are more than 500 booths.

MCTE 2019 have two theme sectors, i.e. Guangdong Advanced Manufacture Pavilion and ASEAN Manufacture Pavilion, and three special exhibitions, including Malaysia-China Smart Home & Building Materials Fair, Malaysia-China Vogue Industry Fair, and Malaysia-China International Tea Culture & Gourmet Expo 2019.  90% of the exhibitors are China enterprises, mainly from Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Foshan, Zhongshan, Dongguan and Zhuhai in the Guangdong Province, and some are from those economically-developed coastal provinces like Jiangsu, Zhejiang, and Shandong. Another 10% of the exhibitors are ASEAN enterprises in the manufacturing and commerce sectors, including the ACCCIM Pavilion (Malaysia) and the Malaysia Hardware & Machinery Pavilion, etc.

With the theme “From Traditional to Intelligent”, MCTE 2019 highlights new-science and high-tech elements. With the following characteristics, AI, VR/AR, 5G application, laser technology, and smart home appliances are all put on the stage:


  1. A large number of well-known companies is coming 

Industry-leading enterprises that participate in MCTE 2019 include: VR NINED and Lingju Tech, which are the pioneers of smart life industry; the Country Garden, a leading contender of smart eco-city model among the Global Top 500; Zhongyi Intelligence, Guangdong Macro Group, Winone Elevator, Hongyu Ceramics, Foshan Xinzhongwei Trading, which are best-performing smart home appliance suppliers; Chigo Air Conditioning, Xingxing Freezer, Sinro Air-conditioning, Guangdong Canbo Electrical, Bear Electric Appliance, which are well-known smart home environmental appliance manufacturers; And BONIA, Jeanswest, Neos watch, and VEDFUN, which are vogue industry leaders; lastly, Honghui Cold Chain Logistics, and Shouhang IHW Resources Saving Technology, which are leading companies of the health industry.


  1. Closely meets Malaysia economic development, highlighting tech and intelligence

It is said that “China is the powerhouse of the global economy and Guangdong is the powerhouse of China Economy.” The economy aggregates of Guangdong ranked first among other administrative regions of China for 30 consecutive years, surpassing Hong Kong, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei) and Singapore. In 2018, the GDP of Guangdong province has reached 1.47 trillion USD, accounting for 1/10 of that of China. Its total foreign trade value has exceeded 1 trillion USD, one-quarter of the country’s total. Particularly, it is the home of the greatest number of China’s high-tech enterprises and plays a leading role in China’s intelligent industry innovation, opening-up, and international cooperation. Given that YAB Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia has many times praised China’s progress in science, technology, and digital economy during his previous visits to China, 500 advanced manufacturers coming from Guangdong and other provinces of China bring their latest technologies and smart hardware, hoping that with the involvement of Guangdong’s advanced technologies, Malaysia’s Industry 4.0 policy will be strongly supported, and internet of things, AI industry, and smart eco-city model will also be promoted. In particularly, through a combination with the world-class industrial base in the Pearl River Delta, the MCTE could achieve Malaysia-China production capacity cooperation.


  1. A fashionable, diversified and professional exhibition

MCTE 2019 is a combination of traditional, fashionable, intelligent, cutting-edge and other elements. In order to achieve effective B2B matching, the exhibiting pattern maintained with two theme sectors plus three special exhibitions. The Malaysia-China Smart Home & Building Materials Fair represents the flagship industries of Guangdong, including smart home and appliances, environmental-friendly building materials, new technologies, energy-saving LED lighting, hardware & machinery, etc.. The Malaysia-China Vogue Industry Fair brings products from world’s largest industrial manufacturing base, including watch and jewelry, cosmetics, and apparel, etc. Scale of exhibitors are ranking from Global top 500, the industry’s top 500 companies to industrial parts production, raw materials processing, and Original Entrusted Manufacturer (OEM), various exhibitors will meet Malaysian companies’ requirements in all rounds. Meanwhile, the organizers invite a great number of Chinese national and regional industry associations to make their debut in Malaysia, seeking production capacity cooperation and business communication.


  1. Forums and matchmaking activities all pursuing practical results 

During the exhibition, there will also be the grand opening ceremony as well as the Malaysia-Foshan Investment and Trade Special Networking Forum, Belt and Road Chambers of Commerce and Association Summit, the “Boss Talk” Youth Forum, and a number of high-end industries networking events jointly organized by Malaysia and China.

This year marked the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relationship between Malaysia and China. Malaysia-China cooperation enjoys a solid foundation and huge potential. With a view to realizing the Belt and Road initiative, enjoying both the Great Bay Area and Malaysia’s geographical strategy advantage and development opportunities, establishing Kuala Lumpur as an influential and multi-level International Trade Center, it is time for MCTE 2019 acting as an important platform for Malaysia-Guangdong trade and investment cooperation.

MCTE 2019 will be open to professional visitors from 7th to 8th November, and the promotional goods will be opened to the public on 9th November. All participants enjoy free admission, and have chances to pick up the latest Apple iPhones and other plentiful prizes. The MCTE Committee also introduced that 2019 is the first year of the Expo and it will continue to be held in Kuala Lumpur every year.

Business Rises from GD, Economic and Trade Global”, representing the 500 advanced manufactures of Guangdong, MCTE 2019 sincerely invites people from various circles of Malaysia and ASEAN to attend and enjoy the grand event, creating a double win future!

The Malaysia-China Trade Expo 2019 Visitor Pre-registration:

From left: Mr. Johnson Lim, ACCCIM Deputy Chairman of Branding Strategy and Membership Drive Committee, Mr. Gan Boon Khim, ACCCIM National Council Member, Ms. Vicky Liang, Vice Director of Guangzhou Convention& Exhibition Service Center, Mr. OuYang Yun, General Manager of Guangzhou Convention& Exhibition Service Center, Mr. Li Jing, General Manager of Guangzhou Convention& Exhibition Service Center, Dato’ Tan Tian Meng, ACCCIM Secretary General, Mr. Michael Chai, ACCCIM Deputy Secretary General I, Datuk Ng Yih Pyng, ACCCIM Deputy Secretary General II, Dato’ Ng Yok Gee, ACCCIM National Council Member and Dr. Leong Kai Hin, ACCCIM National Council Member


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