International Trade City

Brief Introduction

The International Trade City is divided into three sections.

The first section carries on four major goods, namely crafts, jewelry, toys and flowers, and more than 20,000 types of products. It is the largest professional market dealing in crafts and toys.

The second section carries on bags, hardware, kitchen staffs, small appliances, watches and so on. The third section deals in stationery, sporting goods, cosmetics, eyeglasses, zippers, clothing accessories and other industries.

  • Location: The trade city is located in the prosperous Chouzhou Road.
  • Specialties: It is a landmark building for Yiwu as an international trade city. It has been hailed as the world's largest professional market by the United Nations, the World Bank and other international organizations, and awarded the honorary title of China's first AAAA-level shopping tourist area by The National Tourism Administration.


  • The trade city is closed between the first day to the seventh day of the first month of the lunar year during the Spring Festival holiday.
  • Most of the shops may only be reserved for wholesale, not retail.
  • September and October are the best time to fully appreciate the grand occasion, Yiwu International Commodities Fair.


  • Travelers at Nanfang Lian can take No.121 buses (market shuttle bus) and No.122 buses to the International Trade City.
  • Travelers from Bingwang Bus Station can take buses like No.101, No.121 and No.122 to the International Trade City, and can also take a taxi, with a fair of 5 yuan.
  • Travelers at the train station can take Y101 buses or No.801 buses directly to the International Trade City.

Questions and Answers About International Trade City

sue 2013-01-04
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i am going to Yiwu on this 11 january 2013 to 15january 2013. i am involve in hamper business. Iam looking for wood boxes, basket, ribbons and other stuff related for hamper packaging. 1.which floor can i find in Yiwu international trade city. how much is the charges to bring these items from yiwu to Malaysia?2. can i get a translator or agent in yiwu to help me find these itemsthank u

Hi Sue, sorry we are a travel agency, we are not able to help you with this. If you need a tour to Yiwu, we are more than pleased to help arrange it.

Whitney Liao replied on 2013-01-06
Maria Prosper 2013-01-01
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I would like to visit Yiwu city, China. How could I get a business visa?SincerelyProsper
Dear Prosper, I regret that we are a travel agency in China, don't provide a China visa for the clients. If yuo need a visa, I suggest you ask the Chinese Embassy in your country directly for the details. Here are some information for reference. Please click: Lussie Lu replied on 2013-01-02
La-Vita Martin 2012-09-21
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can you take a train from Shanghai to Yiwu
There are many trains from Shanghai to Yiwu every day. And you can get train tickets at your local hotel or at the railway station. guest replied on 2012-09-24
Toufic Freij 2012-04-21
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I am looking to buy wholesale clothing from China. One container load of mix products for export. Is Yiwu a good market for such business. If not could you direct me to where I need to go in China Thanks
Hi Toufic Freij, thank you for your inquiry. I'm Nora, a trip advisor at China Highlights. If you would like to book a China tour, we are more than happy to help. Please feel free to contact me at if you would like to book the tour. Wish you a wonderful day! Nora Ou replied on 2012-04-22
Mike 2012-02-19
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Is there any accommodation near by this building ? Or i have to take a cab anyway ? Thanks. Mike
There are many hotels near the city. You can find it at Iris Zhong replied on 2012-02-22
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