The 2014 TAIPEI CYCLE Show crossed its finish line on March 8. In its 27th year, the Show attracted a total of 7,529 international visitors from 107 countries and areas, growing 4.9% in comparison with 2013. Visitors from China (including Hong Kong), Japan, USA, Korea, Malaysia, Germany, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom, and Australia were among the top 10. Besides visitors coming from traditional main markets including Europe, USA and Japan, visitors from all over Asia came to the Show to trade, to identify and connect with partners along the supply chain, and to discover latest products and industry trends, making the Show the most important platform for international exchange in cycle industry in Asia.
TAIPEI CYCLE, platform for worldwide exhibitors to make their product debut and build new business
Ford, the global car maker, made the debut of cross-over into folding bike in Taipei Cycle, attracting much attention from visitors and professional media all over the world. Those products on display in the TAIPEI CYCLE Show will be officially unveiled at the Ford headquarter in the US in May.
Darfon is another example of companies in other industries crossing over into the cycle industry. Representative from Darfon, said with their E-bike Panther PS1 winning TAIPEI CYCLE d&i GOLD award this year, European and American buyers flocked to their stand to make inquiries and future sales in these market looked promising.