GUANGZHOU, China - CHINACOAT 2016, the 21st edition of China’s International Exhibition for Coatings, Printing Inks and Adhesives, will take place November 30 to December 2, 2016, at the China Import and Export Fair Complex (Canton Fair Complex) in Guangzhou, China. Since its first show held in 1996, CHINACOAT has been offering worldwide suppliers a unique opportunity to present their products or services, particularly to the Chinese market and Asia-Pacific region. CHINACOAT 2016 covers the whole range of products and services of the coatings industry in six exhibit zones:  China Raw Materials (Zone 1); International Raw Materials (Zone3); International Machinery, Instrument and Services (Zone 3); Powder Coatings Technology (Zone 4); UV/EB Technology & Products (Zone 5); and China Machinery, Instrument and Services (Zone 6).

This year, the 14th CHINACOAT Conference will feature the theme “Exploring the Novel Cutting-edge Coatings Technology.” The conference takes place November 30 to December 1. To find out more about the conference, visit

In addition, two workshops will be held alongside the exhibition (from November 30 to December 1) with Professor Jamil Baghdachi of the Eastern Michigan University and Professor Long Lin of the University of Leeds (UK) sharing their experience and knowledge in “Advances in Smart & Functional Polymers & Coatings” and “Principal of High Quality Coatings & Inks – Relevance to Smart/Nano-Technologies” respectively.  Other technical programs include technical seminars and industry forums. 

Visitors can now preregister at