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The Smart Building Materials and Home Decorations Exhibition and the Intelligent Manufacturing and Equipme
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More than 350 overseas companies from 15 countries and regio
ns, as well as nearly 460 Chinese SMEs participated in this face to face meeting.
They covered industries such as modern agriculture, textile and apparel, advanced equipment and home appliances manufacturing.