An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) on display at the 18th China International Industrial Fair in Shanghai, on Nov 1, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]
A total of 36 equipment manufacturing businesses from Hebei province are attending the 18th China International Industrial Fair that runs from Nov 1 to 5.
The fair, which is known as the biggest industrial expo in Asia, is being held at the Shanghai National Convention and Exhibition Center.
It is the 11th time that Hebei has organized its businesses to participate in this kind of event.
A robot plays a musical instrument for visitors at the 18th China International Industrial Fair in Shanghai, Nov 1, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]
This year, 76 products covering transportation equipment, industrial robots, environmental protection equipment and numerical control equipment are on display at the fair, with the event being held under a theme of "green manufacturing, intelligent transformation, technological innovation and integration".
The exhibited products from Hebei province include a list of high-tech and advanced equipment, including an explosion-proof extinguishing and scouting robot, which is the first in China and independently developed by CITIC HIC Kaicheng Intelligence Equipment Co –– a subsidiary of CITIC Heavy Industries Company Ltd, the largest mining equipment and cement equipment manufacturer in the world; along with a multifunctional police unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and the largest roof photovoltaic power station in China.
The fair provides a platform to display Hebei's newest achievements in intelligent equipment manufacturing to promote the province's products to domestic and overseas markets. The event is also a good opportunity for Hebei's businesses to enhance recognition of their brands.
A visitor takes a look at a pen suspended in midair at the 18th China International Industrial Fair in Shanghai, Nov 1, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]