BEIJING--(Antara News/BUSINESS WIRE)-- With a highly optimistic anticipation for the global petroleum industry, nearly 1,800 companies, including 46 Fortune 500 companies and 18 international delegations, from 65 countries and regions will gather at the 90,000m2 18th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe2018), which will be on March 27-29, 2018 at the New China International Exhibition Centre in Beijing.
Besides the 7 traditional sectors, namely petroleum & petrochemical equipment, shale gas equipment, offshore oil and gas equipment, ocean engineering equipment, natural gas equipment, pipeline and storage equipment, and explosion-proof instruments and devices, cippe2018 will add new exhibition sectors such as Smart Field and Communications Equipment Sector, Institutions and Research Achievements Sector, Pump Valve Sector, Industrial Fire Control and Security Sector, New Materials Sector, and Field Environment Sector.
Exhibitors will include international companies such as Gazprom, NIGC, Caterpillar, NOV, Schlumberger, GE, Honeywell, Rockwell, Cummins, API, 3M, MTU, ARIEL, Atlas, Hempel, and Chinese companies such as CNPC, Sinopec, CNOOC, CSSC, CSIC, CASC, CIMC, Jereh, Kerui, RG Petro-Machinery.
Over 300 professional buyer delegations including all world's top 50 oil companies will be attracted, such as Saudi Aramco, NIOC, CNPC, PDVSA, Exxon Mobil, Shell, BP, Rosneft, Gazprom, Total, Chevron, PETROBRAS, Sonatrach, KNPC, PEMEX, LukOil, ADNOC, Qatar General Petroleum, Petronas, INOC, NNPC, ENI, EGPC, BHP Billiton, Apache, etc.
Meanwhile, dozens of forums, seminars, new products launching conferences, and business matching meetings such as the 10th International Petroleum and Natural Gas Summit, cippe2018 Embassy (Oil & Gas) Promotion Conference, and cippe2018 Business Matchmaking Meetings will be held concurrently. These supporting activities may provide visitors with the latest information in the industry and lead to many business deals and partnerships.
As "smart field" is fueling a new round of technology revolution, cippe2018 will add the Smart Field and Communications Equipment Sector and hold the Smart Field and Smart Factory Forum. With this "display+forum" combination, the achievements in the smart field sector made by Internet companies and oil companies worldwide will be displayed, and the future development of smart field will be discussed by experts and industry professionals.
Source: ANTARA News