The Yiwu International Exhibition Center, opposite to Meihu Exhibition Center, is located in the north of Jiangdong Road (江东路) with good landscapes. With convenient traffic, the exhibition center is only 1.5 kilometers (0.9 miles) from Yiwu International Trade City, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Yiwu Airport, and 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) from Railway Station. The Yiwu International Exhibition Center is mainly composed of the exhibition halls and a five-star hotel, covering an area 146,000 square meters (36 acres) with a total building area of more than 296,000 square meters (73 acres), and providing 5,000 international standard exhibition booths. The five-star hotel which has 2 floors underground and 26 floors above with 400 guest rooms.
The Yiwu International Exibition Center has three highlights:
Well-equipped Service Facilities: There are a large press conference hall with the capacity of 300–500 persons, a multi-function room in which can be held a conference for 3,500–4,000 persons, a restaurant can accommodate 2,000 simultaneously, a parking lot for about 700 cars. In addition, bar, café, canteen, postal service and service point for transportation and civil aviation are also available there.
High Technology: There are intellectualized network systems in the exhibition center, such as computer inquiry system and security system.
Humanity: To meet the demands of the special people, barrier-free access and special washrooms are available to the exhibition center.
How to Get There
Visitors can take bus line 20, 301, 302, 308, Y101, and 804 to get there. Of course, taxis and pedal-powered trishaw (if travelers need transportation for a short haul, but there is no bus to get there) are also available within Yiwu City. The flag down fare of taxi in Yiwu is 5 yuan (2 kilometers or 1.2 miles), and the price is 1.8 yuan per kilometers (0.6 miles), and price for pedal-powered trishaw is about 3–5 yuan.
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