The three-day exhibition will span over 22,000 square meters, and is expected to attract over 1,000 exhibitors from more than 81 countries and regions, as well as 5,000 trade professionals.
To date, BITE 2015 has already confirmed a list of participating exhibitors, including various national tourism administration bodies from the Dominican Republic, Côte d’Ivoire, Thailand, Cambodia, Korea, Greece, Turkey, Sri Lanka and Mexico. Many other countries have also expressed their interest to be part of BITE 2015. Airline companies such, Jet Asia, S7 Airlines South American Airlines and Trans Maldivian Airways will also be featured at the Expo. Furthermore, this year, BITE 2015 will be ushering in new faces such as Bangladesh, Pakistan and Algeria.
At the same time, many local tour agencies will also be sourcing for good deals on destinations and other tourism resources through BITE 2015. Other than tour agencies from Beijing, the Expo has attracted tour agencies from a total of 14 provinces. In fact, many tour agencies have already marked BITE as a must-attend event every year. Apart from sourcing for mainstream tourist destinations like Southeast Asia, Japan, Korea, Europe, Australia and island nations like Singapore and Maldives, tour agencies also hope to expand their business scope by exploring opportunities with exotic destinations from Latin America and Africa.
In addition, publicity for the exhibition is well underway, with many local and international media providing BITE 2015 with all-round coverage through various print, online and social media platform.
Held for the 12th year, BITE 2015 has grown to be one of the preferred platforms in China for tourism stakeholders to promote their brands and destinations. The exhibition will also serve as a hub for high-quality buyers to network and connect with fellow industry professionals. More importantly, BITE 2015 will showcase the unique cultures and the latest travel trends around the world.