CHINACOAT2023 opens at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), P.R. China, November 15-17 after a four-year absence. Consisting of 942 exhibitors from 30 countries/regions, the 70,000-square-meter exhibition will be broken into five exhibit zones: “China & International Raw Materials,” “China Machinery, Instrument & Services,” “International Machinery,” “Instrument & Services,” “UV/EB Technology & Products,” and “Powder Coatings Technology.”

Running concurrently with the exhibition, there will be a series of technical programs, seminars, webinars, and workshops led by industry experts and manufacturers. Among the workshops are “Unveiling the Secrets Behind High-Margin Functional Coatings,” given by Professor Lin Long, and “Inks and New Technologies of Pigment Modification and Functionalization,” presented by Associate Professor K.M. Chen.

CHINACOAT2023’s Online Show, a one-stop hybrid visiting experience that includes a variety of multimedia digital content, will be held from November 1 until December 31. Industry experts will share research, developments and applications via short videos, along with enhanced Tech Talk Videos.

Visitors can register at to visit the in-person exhibition and at for the virtual show.