SINGAPORE (Nov 12): For many people, the China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai was all about showcasing goods and services imported by China. The numbers were impressive, with major companies taking space to show off their wares. Many, many more companies were unsuccessful in getting stand space in the massive National Exhibition and Convention Center in Hongqiao.

Have a premium account? Sign in to continue reading.

Unlimited access to all stories from $99.9/year*

The latest reporting and analysis from business and investments to news and views on social issues.

Bonus:

  • Simultaneous logins across all devices
  • Instant access to past digital issues
  • Unlimited access to The Edge Malaysia
  • *For annual subscription plan only. T&Cs apply

Subscribe