1The Chinese Ceramic Society currently is gearing up for China Glass 2013, scheduled for May 24-27 in Beijing.

“China Glass [serves] as a good platform for exhibitors to demonstrate their innovation achievements and [conduct] trade and technical exchanges,” write event organizers.

More than 190 international companies have signed up to attend the event, coming from 27 countries, including Germany, Italy, the United States, Belgium, the United Kingdom, France, Australia, Japan, Korea, Canada, Russia and India. In addition, for the first time the show will welcome attendees from Brazil, Latvia, Spain, Mexico, Singapore and United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The North American pavilion currently has nearly 20 companies signed up to exhibit, while the German pavilion will feature 600 square meters of more than 20 companies. There also will be an Italian pavilion. The total exhibition area is expected to cover 80,000 square meters and attract about 800 exhibitors and more than 30,000 visitors.

The show also will include a number of technical seminars and workshops, according to event organizers.