About the Fair
Launched for over 40 years, Marintec China has become renowned as the most authoritative B2B platform for the International Maritime Industry. Organised with the professional expertise of China’s largest trade exhibition organiser–Informa Markets– in conjunction with the Shanghai Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (SSNAME), Marintec China is set far apart from other platforms in connecting businesses and distilling insight for Asia’s maritime industry.
The 2019 edition of this biennial event hosted 2,200 exhibitors and 71,736 professional visitors from 100 countries breaking all previous records. Regarded as only gateway to the Asian maritime market, Marintec China provides the largest range of exhibiting companies, manufacturers, and service providers across the complete supply chain for shipbuilding as well as professional services, components, and finished equipment.
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Marintec China is organised and managed by Shanghai Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (SSNAME) and Informa Markets.
SSNAME, was founded on February 25, 1951. Currently, SSNAME has more than 5,000 individual members and 63 group members. The professional range of SSNAME covers academic and technical exchanging, exhibiting, science popularizing, editing and publishing as well as scientific consulting in the field of naval architecture and ocean engineering.
SSNAME has established friendly cooperation with 14 overseas maritime engineering societies to promote bilateral and multilateral exchanges and cooperation. It’s one of the Sponsors of Pan Asian Association of Maritime Engineering Society (PAAMES), and elected as the first president. SSNAME is also a member of World Maritime Technology Congress and was selected as the host Society of WMTC’18 which is to be held in December 2018.
As it always adheres to innovation and development, SSNAME has achieved great success in academic exchange, scientific popularization, editing and publishing, international intercourse and organization optimization over years of endeavor. It was awarded “National Advanced Civil Organization” by the Ministry of Civil Affairs, “Advanced Collective under China Association for Science and Technology” by the Ministry of Personnel and China Association for Science and Technology, “1990-2002 Star Society” and “1995-2006 Star Society” by Academic Department of China Association for Science and Technology etc.
After 60 years of development, SSNAME has now won a high reputation and shown an evident academic influence in the shipbuilding and offshore engineering industry.
As the most premier maritime exhibition in China, Marintec China has received unequivocal support from senior Chinese government officials as well as leading maritime organisations from China and aboard.
China State Shipbuilding Corporation Limited
China Association of the National Shipbuilding Industry
Chinese Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers
Equipment Department of PLA Navy, PRC
China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited
China National Petroleum Corporation
China National Offshore Oil Corporation
China Classification Society
Shanghai Shipping Exchange
Shanghai Jiaotong University
The Royal Institution of Naval Architects
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology
The International Association of Independent Tanker Owners