Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center (Shenzhen World for short) is a major project invested by the Shenzhen Municipal Government and jointly constructed by China Merchants Shekou and Overseas Chinese Town for operation. It marks a mega exhibition and convention complex integrating exhibitions, conferences, events (games and performances, etc), catering and commerce.
Phase I of the project started in September, 2016. It was fully completed in September 2019 and put in operation in November. Upon completion, Shenzhen World will rise as a brand new generation of green and smart venue, which will be operated and managed through the cooperation of Shenzhen Zhaohua International Exhibition Operation Co., Ltd (a joint venture of CMSK and OCT) and US-based ASM Global, one of the top three venue operating giants around the world.
Chinese name: 深圳国际会展中心
English name: Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center
English abbreviation: Shenzhen World
Location: No.1 Zhancheng Road, Fuhai Street, Bao'an District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Foundation-laying time: 2016
Completion time: 2019 (Phase I)
Construction area: 1.6 million square meters (Phase I)
Indoor exhibition space: 400,000 square meters (Phase I), 500,000 square meters (full completion)
Total number of exhibition halls: 19 (Phase I)