Marintec China 2023 Visitor’s Guide ~ Attached with Visitor’s Admission, Show Guide, Buyer’s Information

Known as the wind vane of international maritime business technology trends, Marintec China 2023, the world’s most influential and large-scale maritime professional exhibition, will be held from December 5th to 8th at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), China. After a lapse of four years, Marintec China will once again return to the offline exhibition for the global industry is eagerly awaited. Professionals from over 100 countries and regions around the world will gather in Shanghai to welcome this long overdue maritime event.

Exhibition time: December 5th-8th, 2023

Exhibition Site: Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), China (2345 Longyang Road)

W1~W5 Domestic Enterprise Pavilion

N1~N3 International Enterprise Pavilion

Exhibition Opening Hours

December 5th from 10:30 to 17:30
December 6th-7th from 09:30 to 17:30
December 8th from 09:30 to 16:00

Visitor Admission Notice

All visitors are required to apply for a paper badge and then brush their ID to pass through the gate and enter the exhibition hall with the badge.

For Domestic visitors: Bring your ID + paper badge

for overseas visitors (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan): need to go to the manual counter to present your ID (passport, passport, etc.) for identity verification and photo entry, and then enter the hall with a paper badge. Overseas visitors who have submitted photos online are still required to go to the counter for ID verification with their ID documents (passport, EEP, etc.).

Tip: Admission to this convention is restricted to persons over 18 years of age. The Forum delegate badge is only for admission to the Advanced Maritime Forum at the Kerry Hotel, please register as a visitor if you need access to the exhibition hall.

Visitors’ Entrance

Visitor entrances: Entrance Hall 1 (South Hall), Entrance Hall 2 (North Hall)

Domestic visitors receive badges in advance: This exhibition will open the badge self-printing service in advance for the convenience of the registered domestic audience to get the badge in advance and reduce the on-site queuing time.

Self-service printer time:

December 3rd From 12:00 to 20:00
December 4th from 09:00 to 22:00

Site: New International Expo Center, Entrance Halls 1 and 2 (South and North Entrance Halls) Self-service ID printing for domestic visitors.

Overseas visitors advance identity verification: The exhibition will open the on-site verification service for overseas visitors in advance in order to facilitate the registered overseas visitors to carry out identity verification in advance and reduce the on-site queuing time.

Exhibition Hall Reception Hours:

December 3rd From 12:00 to 20:00
December 4th From 09:00 to 22:00

Site: New International Expo Center, Entrance Halls 1 and 2 (South and North Entrance Halls), Overseas Visitor Registration.

Reception hours for Kerry and Himalayan hotels:

December 3rd From 12:00 to 20:00
December 4th From 12:00 to 24:00
December 5th From 08:00 to 16:00
December 6th-7th From 08:00 to 15:00

From December 3rd to 7th on the 2nd floor of the Kerry Hotel and on the G floor of the Himalayas Hotel, each is equipped with facilities for ID verification, photo entry and badge printing for foreigners (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan).


Pre-registration: The following two ways are available for pre-registration of visitors, forum delegates and media. You need to fill in your personal information accurately according to the requirements, and after successful registration, you can self-print your paper badge on site with the registration QR code, brush your ID card, One person, one ID card, one badge, to enter the venue.

On-site registration: Visitors who have not pre-registered can register on-site. from December 5th to 8th, visitors can still register through the online registration system and print their badges on-site to enter the venue.

Transportation routes

Exhibition Site: Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), China (2345 Longyang Road)
Railway transportation: Metro Line 7 Hua Mu Road Station

Hotel & Travel Visa Services

Visitors are advised to make your own accommodation arrangements according to your needs. Visitors from overseas can also contact the following channels for accommodation and travel visa services if needed:

China Travel Service (Hong Kong)–CTS HK Metropole International Travel Service–Ms. Foo Lai Chun/Ms. Wong Wai Chuen
Tel: (852) 2395 8220/2395 8700

Online Hotel Reservation Service:
Contact: Ms. Alice Gray

Exhibition Overview

With a total exhibition area of over 95,000 square meters, more than 2,000 renowned enterprises from various important maritime countries will gather together to meet this industry event with more than 70,000 professional visitors from over 100 countries and regions. Marintec China will have a combination of national/regional pavilions and independent exhibitors, including China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), COSCO Shipping Group, China Merchants Group,Shanghai Zhenhua Port Machinery (Group), Hyundai Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Tsuneishi Shipbuilding, ABB, Siemens, Macgregor, Kongsberg, Man, Rolls-Royce, Kongsberg, Wärtsilä, Cummins, Schneider and Ulstein Industry giants and renowned companies will be present at the exhibition.

Previous Maritime Exhibition Hall W5

Previous Maritime Exhibition Hall N1

There are 15 national/regional pavilions at Marintec China 2023: Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Japan, Korea, Norway, Singapore, Switzerland, Sweden, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, China, as well as China’s Hong Kong and Taiwan.

From the exhibitors classification, new energy and new power, intelligent equipment, as well as all kinds of Environmental protection and energy saving devices will be the highlights of the current session of the Marintec China 2023, major shipbuilding enterprises, research and design institutes and equipment companies will also launch a variety of future-oriented conceptual design.

Marintec Cruise Interiors

Previous Cruise Ship Interiors in Hall N3

Founded in 2017, Marintec Cruise will continue to launch the “Cruise Ship Interior Exhibition Area” this year. Under the support of China Tourism Automobile Cruise Association’s Cruise Ship & Yacht Branch, the overall number and level of exhibitors will be further upgraded. In addition to the key interior enterprises from abroad, the exhibition will focus on displaying the growing interior supply chain enterprises of China over recent years. The exhibition area will also continue to build the cruise experience area, which includes the kitchen area, dining area, deck area, theater, reception area, cabins, suites and duty area. Some of the functional areas in the Experience Zone will be provided for exhibitors to hold various activities, including the Theater, which will be opened as a forum area for important enterprises and boutique activities, and various exciting activities will be held every day to further highlight the characteristics of this year’s exhibition. The schedule of related activities will be announced separately.

It should be noted that, around the theme of integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta, Nantong, Zhoushan and Shanghai Pudong three separate groups to participate in the exhibition, Zhenjiang area will also be the first time to organize a group appearance. Shanghai Jiaotong University, Harbin Engineering University, Wuhan University of Technology and Jiangsu University of Science and Technology and other ship-related colleges and universities will also continue to appear in this exhibition.

Besides, the Student Creator Zone located in Hall W1 will display some of the outstanding award-winning works of the National Marine Vehicle Design and Production Competition, and some of the works have already received the attention of enterprises and even reached cooperation with them in the previous conventions and exhibitions.

Lots of quality buyers are coming

According to incomplete statistics, major shipowners from all over the world will participate in the event, including (in no particular order): MSC, MOL, NYK, Sumitomo Marine, Peter Döhle Schiffahrts-KG, Oldendorff Carriers, Vega Reederei, Shipping Corporation of India(SCI), CMA CGM, BWS, Maersk, Finnlines, Essberger, Corsan Marine, Fratelli Cosulich Bunkers, Polsteam, Pritchard-Gordon Tankers, Scorpio, Thenamaris, Aegean Shipping Management SA, Polaris Shipping, H-LINE, Pertamina International Shipping, Furetank, Asyad Shipping, Prime Tankers, Chellaram Shipping, COSCO Shipping, China Merchants, BW Group ……

The world’s largest ship management companies: V. Ships, Wilson, BSM, Columbia, etc.

Map guidance

N1: Danish Pavilion, Japanese Pavilion, Korean Pavilion, Norwegian Pavilion, Swedish Pavilion and Dutch Pavilion, etc. You can see ABB, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Kongsberg, MacGregor, MAN, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries,Schneider Electric, Tsuneishi Group, etc., as well as the international classification societies, such as ABS and DNV.

N2: Germany Pavilion, Singapore Pavilion, etc., Bollfilter, GEA, Haixiang, Huisman, Hyundai Heavy Industries, LR, NACKS, Siemens, Sperry, Wärtsilä, WinGD, etc.

N3: Austria Pavilion, Finland Pavilion, Switzerland Pavilion, the British Pavilion, etc., Cummins, Panasia, etc., , China‘s Hong Kong Regional Pavilion is also here, while the larger scale of the cruise ship interior exhibition area is worth seeing.

W5: China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), ZPMC, New Dayang, Wuhu Shipbuilding, China Classification Society (CCS), Highlander, Zhuhai Yunzhou, and other intelligent equipments enterprises…

W4: COSCO Shipping Group, China Merchants Industry, China Electronics Technology, Headway Technology, Selniko, HBM, Haixing Maritime, Nantong Regional Pavilion, which also focuses on Weichai, Yuchai, and other domestic marine power enterprises and communication and navigation enterprises.

W3: Zhoushan and Shanghai Pudong Regional Pavilion, college and university exhibition area, Hengli Heavy Industry, as well as SGEG, AsAc, SES-Tech and other types of marine supporting equipment enterprises, Shandong Future Group, Botsing Technology and other intelligent equipment enterprises.

W2: Wuxi Dongzhou, Wantong Heavy Industry, Weinu Electromechanical, Hangzhou Qianjin, Hule Electric, Guangzhou Jiejia, Hebei Zhonghai and other marine supporting equipment enterprises, including new energy enterprises such as EVE Power, as well as Runtong, and other shipping service enterprises.

W1: New energy enterprises such as Ningde Times, China Innovation Hangzhou, Chuneng, intelligent equipment enterprises such as Wuhu Xingjian, supporting enterprises such as Nanjing High Accurate Marine Equipment etc., and the creators’ exhibition area…

For detailed exhibitor information and booth locations, please visit the “Marintec +” WeChat app.

Advanced Maritime Forum (AMF)

Theme: “Innovation, Intelligence, Low Carbon”
Time: December 4th to December 7th, 2023
Venue: Kerry Hotel, Pudong, Shanghai (1388 Huamu Road)

Schedule of the Senior Maritime Forum

Date,Session and Name Venue
Dec. 4, p.m. ,Ship & Offshore Equipment Technology Sessions, Pudong Grand Ballroom 5-7

Dec. 5, p.m. ,Specialized Thematic Report Sessions, Pudong Grand Ballroom 1-4

Dec. 6, a.m., Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering Sessions, Pudong Grand Ballroom 1-4

Dec. 6, p.m., Shipping and Ports Session, Pudong Grand Ballroom 5-7

Dec. 7, a.m., Maritime Finance and Law Session, Pudong Grand Ballroom 5-7

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