The 2018 China International Bicycle Exhibition
was held at the National Convention and Exhibition Center (Shanghai) from May 6th to 9th. With the theme of “Intellectually Shared World”, this year’s China Exhibition focuses on the cutting-edge technology and product quality of the bicycle industry, showing the infinite possibilities of bicycles for the city, for the health and entertainment of the people, and showing the current high-end bicycle development. New trends in branding and internationalization, showing new achievements in electric bicycles, motorcycles, lithium batteries, lightweight, and fashion.
China is a big bicycle manufacturing country and a big consumer country in the world. According to the data, in 2017, the national bicycle production reached 88.3 million units, the export volume reached 56.404 million units, and the export value was 3.11 billion US dollars. The output of electric bicycles reached 30.97 million units and the export volume was 7.301 million units. The export value was 1.44 billion US dollars. Most of the exhibitors came from China, and 20% of the audience came from overseas. The “internationalization” attribute was highlighted. With the acceleration of the transformation and upgrading of China’s bicycle industry and the rise of China’s bicycle independent brands, China’s exhibitions can better reflect the “China power” of the bicycle industry in the world.