Golf News for Friday, July 5, 2013 | Events

PGA Merchandise Show-Asia a springboard for Asian golf market

The PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is organized by Reed Guanghe Exhibitions and co-organized by the PGA World Alliance. They represent the most exciting and interactive business, networking and education platforms in Asia and China for the golf industry.

2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia will be held in Shenzhen, the heart of South China from 1-3 December, 2013. It is one of the most fascinating and exciting golf exhibitions in China with wide coverage of golf product and equipment, golf apparel, golf course design and maintenance, travel and sports lifestyle product with newly added segment sustainable golf.

PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is where you are looking for new business opportunities

The Chinese golf market is now the fastest-growing market in the world that with the massive potential and it is expected to have around 20 million golfers by 2020. With the increase in golfers the amount of golf courses is expected to double by 2020 according to the Forward White Paper - China Golf Industry Report. The PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is a leading brand-building and networking platform in South China and Asia supported by China Golf Association that provides a highly interactive environment for golf equipment and apparel suppliers to effectively promote your branding and networking with golf course decision-makers, retailers, distributors and golf enthusiasts from Mainland China and other key Asian hubs such as Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia. Within the great commercial atmosphere, your new business opportunities are coming to you.

2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is where your business journey begins
With the great success of 2012 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia that attracted more than 250 brands on display, from 17 countries and more than 5,000 visitors attended over three days, including 665 TAP buyers (the decision maker from real estate, distributors & golf courses with clear buying intention and a purchasing list). Moreover, 35 new exhibitors took part, 18 of which were entering the China Market for the first time and it is believed that the 2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia will be the start of your golf business journey.

2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is with 16,000 M2 exhibition space, 350 brands and expected 12,000 visitors on-site, including 700 TAP Buyers that will fully satisfied your business opportunity demand, providing you a great platform to communicate with other exhibitors from the golf industry about the future business corporations. What's more, it provides you the best opportunity to promote your brands and build the networks. In addition, a mass of media exposure with 70 media fully cover this event that will absolutely make more people know your brand. 2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is definitely where your golf business starts!

More brand new initiatives coming out for the PGA Merchandise Show-Asia
This year, the Asia Golf Show will launch several brand new initiatives, such as Sustainable Golf Pavilion, Golf Apparel and Sports Lifestyle Pavilion.

- Sustainable Golf initiative. The desire for environmentally friendly golf is rapidly growing within China and Asia from an environmental, financial and social perspective. This year, we will make the cooperation with R&A and AGIF, aim to clarify the misunderstanding from the media and public about golf pollution, and deliver how to protect the environment on golf. From the Sustainable Golf Pavilion, we will introduce more Sustainable golf related product. What's more, half day seminars supported by the top golf associations including PGA, GCSAA, GCBAA, ASGCA, R&A and Asia Golf Industry Federation will talk about the key environmental challenges with golf industry in China and Asia.

- Golf Apparel During the last PGA Merchandise Show-Asia, the golf apparel gained a lot of attention from the audience so that this year we will expand the golf equipment pavilion by introducing more golf product segments such as golf shoes and golf accessories etc. Exhibitors include the famous Chinese golf shoe brand Sunnyhaha that has decided to attend the 2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia.

- Sports Lifestyle Pavilion This pavilion will definite expand your product channels as China now is one of the largest golf product manufacture base in the world that has big amount of golf pro-shops that brings you the new commercial opportunities.

Apart from the new initiatives, the 2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia will also run the PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit, PGA Main Stage Clinic, PGA Business Workshops, and the Education Seminars supported by CGSAA/GCBAA/ASGCA that provide you a face to face communication chance with the experts worldwide.

The 2013 PGA Merchandise Show-Asia is full of sincerity, opportunities, innovation and communications. With the whole brand new initiatives, you will definitely enjoy your golf journey here. We are looking forward to your visiting!

For exhibitor inquiries please contact:
Queen Lam at queen.lam@reedguanghe.com
Tel: +86 755 2383 4551

For other questions and enquiries please contact:
Andreas Schonning at andreas.schonning@reedguanghe.com
Tel: +86 755 2383 4556
For more information please visit our websites:
PGA Merchandise Show-Asia: http://ags.chinagolfshow.com/en/index.html