Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (GILE) wrapped up its 21st edition with visitor figures reaching a record high. The 2016 edition, held from 9 – 12 June at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, welcomed 145,080 visitors from 137 countries and regions. On the other hand, the brightly illuminated booths of 2,399 exhibitors from 23 countries and regions lined 175,000 gross sqm of exhibit space. Not only was the latest wave of innovative lighting-related products showcased but companies also staged the newest applications for retail, residential, industrial, office, hospitality, transport and urban purposes.
Let’s come together and we look forward to welcoming you in 2017 show.
GILE provides an excellent platform to source new components from China. This is my 9th visit to this show and I have never been disappointed. It is truly a must-visit exhibition for everyone associated with the global lighting industry.
Mr Sunil Puri, Director, SU Import Services Pvt Ltd (India)
The fair continues to improve and I always trust that it has good products and solutions on offer. I have already booked my trip for next year!
Mr George Sylianou, Managing Director, LED2GO (Australia)
I have been visiting GILE for 5 years now and every time I look forward to sourcing the newest lighting components. I have already met a few new suppliers here and will be visiting their manufacturing facilities after the show.
Mr Robert Paajanen, CEO & Managing Director, AIRAM / Oy Airam Electric Ab (Finland)
GILE is a consistent platform for exploring the market and new ideas. It is important for industry players to not miss out on this show and I will return next year.
Mr Ivan Correani, Director, LED ECO LIGHTING (Australia)