The China Local Railway Association was established in 1984, and is responsible for the management of the local railway industry in China. It prepares medium to long-term development plans for local railways, coordinates the joint construction and operation of lines between the national and municipal railway companies, and carries out technical consulting work. The association has more than 200 railway industry members, involved in rail investment, construction, management, equipment production, and other areas.


The China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Shanghai is a trade and investment institution backed by the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government that promotes international exchange and cooperation. CCPIT Shanghai plays a unique role as a “non-governmental economic ambassador” in actively promoting the “bringing in” and “sending out” of trade and business exchange. Among many other activities, it undertakes, organizes and hosts various large-scale international exhibitions and conferences in China.

Shanghai Shentong Metro Group Co., Ltd. is a large-scale state-owned enterprise group that integrates the functions of investment, construction and operation management of rail transit, and is a responsible body invested, constructed and operated by Shanghai Metro.

After rapid development in recent years, the company currently operates 20 track lines in Shanghai, including a maglev train line, with a total length of 831 kilometers and 508 stations. The scale of the operation network ranks among the top cities in the world. At present, the average daily passenger flow of the whole rail transit network of Shanghai rail transit exceeds 10 million passengers, accounting for 73% of urban bus trips. The maximum daily passenger flow of this network has exceeded 13.2935 million, which has become the backbone of Shanghai’s urban public transport.

Shanghai Shentong Metro Group Co., Ltd. has thoroughly implemented the important concept of “People’s cities are built by the people, and for the people”, and will continuously form core competitiveness and scale operation advantages in five major fields, such as investment, construction, operation, resource development and professional consultation, to promote the sustainable development of Shanghai rail transit, and become a public service enterprise with comprehensive integration capability of urban rail transit, which is worthy of being praised as “leading in China and first-class in the world”.

Founded in July 2016, Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co., Ltd was originally the exhibition organizing business of Intex Shanghai, a pioneering exhibition organizer established in 1995 and now independent of the Intex venue management business. Shanghai Intex is jointly overseen by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Shanghai and PNO Exhibition Investment (Dubai) Limited.

Starting in 1998, we have organized over 100 tradeshows and conferences with a sum total exhibition space in excess of 2 million square meters during this time. We have a number of internationally renowned exhibitions covering the creative industry, healthcare, lifestyle, advanced manufacturing and consumer electronics.

Shanghai Intex is comprised of professional teams with a wealth of experience in organizing major international events, with deep understanding of their respective target industries. Through our various exhibition, conference and online platforms, we unceasingly strive to connect our exhibitors with our visitors, government agencies, associations, media and other stakeholders in ever more meaningful ways. With a culture of continuous innovation, we are transforming traditional events into multi-channel online platforms with a strong focus on social media, offering new types of engagement to promote our clients and their interests more effectively than ever before. It is in this way that we are making our contribution to the transformation of the modern services sector in Shanghai and beyond.