Riding on the success of last year’s edition, ITB China, set to take place from 15 to 17 May in Shanghai, and the China Tourism Association (CTA) renewed their strategic partnerships. David Axiotis, General Manager of ITB China and Rungang Zhang, Secretary General & Vice President China Tourism Association, signed a corresponding partnership agreement yesterday. CTA’s engagement in ITB China 2019 will include numerous marketing activities to mutually promote each other as well as to enhance business opportunities and raise global awareness for the Chinese travel industry.
“With the rapid growth of China’s economy, Chinese travelers are increasingly fond of traveling the world. ITB China’s diversified exhibitor resources, in-depth insights on industry trends and professional experience in forum and exhibition operation provide a premium platform of communication and networking to Chinese travel companies, helping them to improve service quality and offer greater experience to Chinese tourists,” said Zhang Rungang, Vice President and Secretary General of China Tourism Association. “As the largest trade association of the tourism industry in China, China Tourism Association is honored to continue to work with ITB China, China’s top travel trade show, in 2019, to promote the exchange between Chinese travel companies and international peers and drive joint development“, added Zhang.