By Mr. Tonghe Du, Chairman, China Optometric & Optical Association
Dear reputed guests, friends of Chinese and international arenas, ladies and gentlemen,
This very significant morning marks the grand opening of the 19th China(Shanghai) International Optics Fair at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre. I take the liberty of rendering the Organizers, the Co-organizer, Supporting and Sponsoring parties our most heartfelt gratitude for your full and unremitting support to our event for two decades. A very big thank you is also lent to all Chinese and global optical field leader, guests, exhibitors, procurement professionals and friends from the media. The most sincere applause is depicted for all of you who have proceeded all the way to gather here, adding glamour to the insurmountable SIOF 2019!
The gross exhibition area of over 70,000 square meters needs no further introduction. 281 global exhibitors from 22 countries shall have no hesitation in showing off an aggregate of 382 glittering international brands. All Chinese and global guests and visitors who swarm to the show shall definitely be amazed to note the trendiest eyewear design plus the unmatched high technologies embedded in the wide array of optical and optometric equipment present.