Guidelines on the Prevention of COVID-19

Welcome to Marintec China 2021!

The health and safety of everyone is our highest priority, and Informa Markets is committed to ensuring that all measures – including protocols in line with China State Council actioned by Shanghai Exhibition Industry are in place to provide you with an event experience where you can safely conduct business. With your cooperation and support, we are confident that you will have a most productive show. Read on to find out how we can all help keep the event and community safe.

Travel record

Visitors and their families (or residents) who have a travel record within 14 days in medium and high risk areas before the exhibition or participants come from overseas within 21 days before the exhibition are not allowed to enter the venue.

COVID-19 Nucleic Acid Test

Visitor must provide a certificate of negative nucleic acid test* within 48 hours on the day entering the venue. On-site staff will verify your information from Shanghai Health QR Code when entering the venue.

* Negative Nucleic Acid Test result is valid within 48 hours from the time of specimen collected.

Shanghai Health QR Code 

Everyone must present a Green Shanghai Health QR Code.  Those with Yellow or Red code will be denied entry.  

Local Visitors, please scan the QR code via WeChat or Alipay.  Follow the instructions to obtain your “Health Code”.

Overseas Visitors (including Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan region), please scan the QR code via WeChat to enter the “China Government Service Platform”.  Click “Health Code Traveller Version” on the homepage.  Follow the instructions to obtain your “Health Code”.

Itinerary QR Code

Visitors must present a Green Itinerary QR Code.  Those with Yellow or Red code for medium and high risk areas will be changed by the local authorities depending upon the current situation in China.

Real-name Authentication Registration

Real-name registration will be carried out both online and offline, a China ID card/Foreign Passport number must be provided for visitor badge application.  With the original registered document, visitor may enter the venue by swiping the ID card for China citizens and visitor badges for overseas personnel.  Overseas visitors are required to provide RNA test report and a notification of release from isolation.  They are required to verify their passport information at a verification counter and collect their badges.

Body Temperature Check

Everyone is required to undergo an infrared temperature check before entering SNIEC.  Anyone with a high temperature (at or over 37.3°C) will be denied entry.  Trade Buyers who feel unwell or display any COVID-19-like symptoms such as fever (≥37.3°C), cough, sore throat or shortness of breath are recommended to seek medical advice immediately and stay home.  The Organiser and the venue operator shall have the right to refuse access to any person displaying such symptom(s).

Wear Face Mask
Face masks must be worn in all areas inside the venue (except when dining).

Cleaning & Sanitising
Hand sanitising stations are located throughout the venue.  Buyers are advised to perform hand hygiene frequently, especially if touching the mouth, nose or eyes.

Catering
No outside catering is allowed inside the hall.

Hall Capacity
The venue has adjusted the maximum capacity to avoid overcrowding, the Organiser may take other measures, such as temporarily suspending registration or entry into the halls to comply with the maximum hall capacity.  Please follow the instructions of our staff.

Social Distancing
Trade Buyers should stand at least 1m apart while waiting in queues, on stand, in hall aisles and in other areas of the venue.  The Organiser and security officers have the right to require buyers to comply with this regulation, and buyers are requested to cooperate with our instructions.

Be Considerate
Trade Buyers whose family members or friends have contracted COVID-19 should not visit the exhibition.

Emergencies
If anyone is found to be unwell, they will be taken to the temporary medical observation area immediately.  The Organiser will persuade them to see a medical facility or assist in calling ambulances for medical treatment. The venue will adopt temporary isolation measures for the areas where persons with abnormal body temperature are found and conducts comprehensive disinfection of the areas.

Current Situation in China
Please click on the link to access the latest situation of China. http://www.gov.cn/fuwu/zt/yqfwzq/zxqk.htm#0

Informa AllSecure is Informa’s approach to enhanced health and safety standards at our events following COVID-19. For details, please visit

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding. We look forward to seeing you at the show!

Trade Buyers will not be accepted if they fail to comply with the above requirements. Guidelines are subject to change according to the latest regulations. Please visit our show website for updated information.

as at 18 October 2021