The Canton Fair is one of the biggest trade shows in China, attracting buyers from all over the world. If you're planning to attend the fair, you'll need an invitation letter to apply for your visa and gain entry to the event. Fortunately, there are two ways to obtain an invitation: through the E-invitation or the Paper Invitation.

The E-invitation is an online service that allows you to apply for an invitation to the Canton Fair from the comfort of your own home. To apply, you'll need to register on the official website of Canton Fair and fill in the E-invitation application form. Once you've completed the form, you'll receive a confirmation email with your E-invitation that you can print out and use to apply for your visa.

If you haven't booked a hotel through the Canton Fair yet, you can apply for the E-invitation through our website. Please complete payment of 45USD per person and Send us your Full name/s  and Company name/s for the invitation letter by clicking here, The fee is USD45 per invitation. To purchase your invitation letter please send payment and send your Full name and passport number via the contact form and we will send you your invitation letter within 2-3 working days;

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The Paper Invitation is a physical invitation that you can obtain through the Foreign Liaison Department of the China Foreign Trade Centre, or the Economic & Commercial Counsellor's Office of the Embassy of P.R. China in your region. You can also contact overseas cooperative organizations of China Foreign Trade Centre to obtain a paper invitation.

With your invitation letter, you can apply for your visa to China and gain free entry to the Canton Fair. Non-invitation new buyers will be charged a service fee of 100 RMB/card for registration.

To save time and avoid the tiring registration queue, it's recommended that you register at one of the 31 appointed hotels with Overseas Buyers' Registration Office in the lobby. This will allow you to register and obtain your entry badge quickly and efficiently.

In conclusion, obtaining an invitation letter is the first step for overseas buyers to the Canton Fair. Whether you choose the E-invitation or the Paper Invitation, be sure to apply early to ensure that you have enough time to obtain your visa and prepare for your trip. With your invitation in hand, you'll be well on your way to experiencing one of the biggest trade shows in the world.

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