Pelican Containers, the world’s leading distributor of quality freight containers, has attended the recently concluded Intermodal Asia 2019 in Shanghai. The three-day exhibition and conference, held from 22nd to 24th May at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center (SWEECC), has brought together representatives from all areas of container transport and logistics. Over 9,500+ leading international decision-makers from over 90 different countries and from all areas of container shipping, transport and logistics have graced this event, making it the most important industry annual meeting point in Asia.
Shanghai, China is one of the world’s most dynamic logistic markets, which makes it an appropriate host for such an event. The occasion offered a unique platform to the suppliers, customers and partners to network and discover innovative products, services and solutions relevant to their businesses. From cargo owner, 3PL, shipper, shipping line, freight forwarder, NVOCC container lessor, container trader, container manufacturer, component supplier, container modification and customisation expert, a port authority or a technology provider, a logistics company, a rail company, to someone involved in the belt and road initiative or a bank or private equity house, Intermodal Asia 2019 had something for everyone.
The themes, topics, and discussions were designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the international market issues, as well as technical challenges that are being faced today. The conference sessions have enlightened every attendee with the latest intelligence and knowledge on key industry topics and offered them an opportunity to discuss those directly with market-leading experts.
Intermodal Asia 2019 was the joint effort of the China Container Industry Association (CCIA) and the Integrated Transport Federation (ITF), a branch of the China Communications and Transportation Association (CCTA), with the support of premium container manufacturer, China International Marine Containers (CIMC).