What is ICE?
2019 International Cigar Expo (Shenzhen)（ICE）is a comprehensive exhibition of cigar industry. It is co-hosted by China Cigarette Sales Company and Shenzhen Municipal Tobacco Company, CNTC, supported by China Tobacco International Inc., co-organized by China Tobacco Anhui Industrial Co., Ltd., China Tobacco Shandong Industrial Co., Ltd., China Tobacco Hubei Industrial Co., Ltd., China Tobacco Sichuan Industrial Co., Ltd., etc., and undertaken by Shenzhen Tobacco Import and Export Co., Ltd.
The Target of ICE
As the first international cigar comprehensive exhibition hosted by China Tobacco， ICE aims to exhibit Chinese and foreign cigar products and cigar essentials, and provide industry communication opportunities. Besides, it also wishes to contribute to legal cigar trade, promote the healthy development of national cigar consumption trends, and deepen the exchange, common development and mutual enhancement in international cigar industry trade, industrial technology, project cooperation and other areas. It is an authoritative and professional cigar exhibition.
Shenzhen is located in the southern part of Guangdong province, eastern shore of the Pearl-River delta, overlooking at Hong Kong by the river. It enjoys a highly developed economy and the biggest number of listed company in China. Shenzhen is the first special economic zone in China, and has developed into an international city with considerable influence. It creates the world-renowned "Shenzhen Speed", and enjoys the reputation of 'City of Design', 'City of Piano', and 'City of Creator' as well.
As the largest tobacco market in the world, China's cigar market has developed rapidly in recent years. As the main port for importing foreign cigars, Shenzhen's premium cigar sales have increased fast during 2018, and it has become one of the most important domestic markets for premium cigars, it also plays a prominent and unique role in the development of China's cigar industry.
Scale and influence of the exhibition
2019 International Cigar Expo (Shenzhen), as an internationally influential cigar exhibition, will take place at a 4794㎡exhibition hall. There will be four domestic cigar industry companies, multiple cigar manufacturers and distributors from nearly 15 countries, and many world-renowned brands to attend the exhibition. It will have a great and positive impact on the development of the cigar industry in the nation, the Asia- Pacific area, even the wholeworld.
Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center
Address: Intersection of Fuhua Third Road and Jintian Road, Futian District, Shenzhen