analytica China 2016 closes with new product launches and record-breaking numbers


• New product releases well received

• Close attention to hot topic of food safety
• First organization of “Lab Safety Show”


On October 12, 2016, the eighth edition of analytica China closed successfully at the Shanghai New International Expo Center. A total of 24,582 (including CBB 2016 visitors) professional instrument users, scientists and researchers, a plus of 31 percent compared to the 2014 edition (2014: 18,775) visited the trade show, again profiling the leading position of analytica China in the laboratory technology, analysis, biotechnology and diagnosticsindustry.

analytica China 2016 covered 35,000 square meters of exhibition space – an increase of 17 percent compared to the 2014 edition. 848 leading exhibitors (+ 22 percent) from 25 countries and districts attended the show. Again, Germany, the UK, Japan and Taiwan sent out their national or district pavilions to the exhibition.

Dr. Reinhard Pfeiffer, Deputy CEO of MesseMünchen, is especially satisfied with the numbers: “analytica China made historical breakthrough in space, exhibitor and visitor numbers. Its increasing influence and the growing demand from the industry once again proved that analytica China still is the leading event in China.But its success also underpins the global leadership role of the entire analytica network. ”


New product launchesenthrall visitors

This year, many new products were launched for the first time – in the country or even in the world:PerkinElmer launched two world premier products for the first time to the global market at its “drive innovation, explore the unknown” release conference: Qsight LC/MS/MS  and the upgraded Torion T-9; Shimadzu came up with the LCMS-8060 ultra-fast triple quadrupole Liquid Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer; AnalytickJena held a life sciences new product conference and launched a ContrAA®800 HR-CS AAS; IKA launched its IKA CBC 5 basic/control for the first time in China; Agilent brought its new intelligent, efficient, simplified and innovative Intuvo 9000. There are many others like eppendorf’s 5920R high-capacity centrifuge; Mettler’s Bench Smart 96 and MP80 full automatic sliding melting point measuring instrument; Merieux’s GENE-UP® PCR-based molecular diagnostic system. These product breakthroughs can be used in important areas related to human well-being as food safety testing, environmental monitory, and medicine R&D and so on.

Ph.D.Bing Zhu, Country General Manager, EH China of PerkinElmer was very satisfied with the show:”We choose analytica China as the venue to launch our new products because it is very influential in the industry. It is the biggest event for the analysis and bio-technology industry in China. There are a lot of customers every day, so it is a great chance to promote our new products.” Jiangxiang Hu, Senior Manager Marketing Division of Analytica& Measuring Instruments of Shimadzusaid:”the exhibition is great in both numbers and quality. We have brought with us many new products, because we wanted to use such a platform to present them to the world.”

Shimin Li, Vice Manager, R&D of Unilever is the first participation in analytica China. She expressed:”The overall results are very good. There are not only leading brands at the exhibition, but also many domestic manufacturers, who offer us more choices.”


Food Safety Day with diverse program

Since its first opening in 2002, the food processing industry has always been one of the focal points of analytica China. This year, apart from new products and technologies, analytica China collaborated with leading exhibitors such as Agilent, PerkinElmer and Thermo Fisher and with industry organizations and users to set up a “Food Safety Day”including events like a CEO talk, the Sino-EU Food Safety Forum as well as Live Presentations and a visitor tour on the subject of food safety. The program covered the entire value chain of the industry and featured insightful expert talks on food safety, offering strong support to the development of this field.

Sandy Yang, Director for Marketing & Communications of Thermo FisherScientific commented:” I took part in the food safety forum, which offered a lot of new ideas and gave talks on the food safety in China and new technological solutions.”


Chi Zhang, QC and Food Safety Engineer of Nanjing Product Quality Control Institutehave never missed any analytica China. He said:”The exhibition is improving every year. We are here to get to know the latest technologies and products, so we can decide on our purchases. This year, the Chinese exhibitors especially impress me. They are offering products that are comparable to their overseas counterparts.


Special show on laboratory safety and health

For the first time ever, analytica China 2016 introduced a special show on lab safety and health, originated from its German parent fairanalytica. Experts from asecos gave live presentations on “Lab fire prevention and explosive treatment”, “Safe handling of dangerous materials” and “Protect you and your employee from health risks” to offer the audience practical tips on how to react in face of danger. Further, leading lab construction enterprises and experts gave talks on the lab construction and smart lab management.

analytica China conference with 3,323 visitors

Apart from the exhibition, high-profile academic events have always been the highlight of analytica China. In 2016, theanalytica China conference concentrated on technological applications and solutions, offering the visitors not only insights into the latest academic research findings but also the latest industry and product information. The conference providedover 100 expert lectures on current topics such as food safety, analytical chemistry, environment and pharmacy. 3,323visitors from different fields attended theanalytica China conference, an increase of41% percent compared to the 2014 edition.


Lin Jinming, Professor, Chemistry Department of Tsinghua Universitypointed out:”The exhibition is especially big this year. The conferences are also of the highest quality. Analytical chemistry is crucial to the safety of our lives, so the conferences are very well attended. Through the Chinese Chemical Society, we invited 4 keynote speakers and 16 invited speakers, making it a first-class international conference.”


Another highlight was the collocation of analytica China with China Brew China Beverage (CBB). CBB is Asia’s leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry and co-organized by MesseMünchen. The collocation not only enabled the sharing of visitors, but also improved the influence of both exhibitions in the food industry, offering added value to exhibitors and visitors likewise.

The next analytica China takes place from October 31 to November 2, 2018, at the Shanghai New International Expo Center. For more information, please visit:


About analytica China

analytica China with the analytica China conference is the Leading Trade Fair for Laboratory Technology,Analysis, Biotechnology and Diagnostics in China. In 2014, a total of 695 exhibitors and 18,775visitors participated in the event. analytica China is held every two years at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Pudong–the next time from October 10 to 12, 2016.


analytica worldwide

analyticaChina is part of an international network of exhibitions that also includes the trade fairs analytica, analytica Vietnam and analyticaAnacon India with India Lab Expo. Additional information about these exhibitions and their programs of events is available at



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