ConExpo US,Asia Shows Set New Record

25 March 2008

The 2008 international construction exposition ConExpoCON/AGG has set an exhibit space sales record, climbing to more than 1.9 million net square feet of exhibit space already. The show, slated for March 11-15, 2008 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, already has more than 1,000 exhibitors signed up.

This is the fourth consecutive time that the triennial exposition has broken its previous exhibit space total, starting with the 1999 show. The last show, in 2005, topped off at more than 1.88 million net square feet and was the largest trade exposition of any industry in the United States or Canada that year. For more information on attending or exhibiting, visit the web site at

More than several months prior to ConExpo Asia 2007, set for December 4-7, 2007, exhibit space sales are also strong. Exhibit space sales had already surpassed the size of the 2006 show's exhibit space by the January 31 deadline for priority space assignments.

The show will be held at the Chinese Export Commodities Fair (CECF) Pazhou Complex in Guangzhou, China. The show's web site,, will carry updated exhibitor lists and provide other news as the date grows closer.act

Delivered directly to your inbox, World Crane Week Newsletter features the pick of the breaking news stories, product launches, show reports and more from KHL's world-class editorial team.
D.Ann Shiffler Editor, American Cranes & Transport Tel: +1 512 869 8838 E-mail:
Matt Burk VP Sales Tel: +1 312 496 3314 E-mail: