April 6, 2011, DAEGU, South Korea,(Coal Geology) – The 8th International Green Energy Expo, Top 3 PV event in Asia, 10th of professional pv trade fair, just kicked off today at EXCO, Daegu, Korea.
International Green Energy Expo is the first PV show in Asia, and it has grown by 40% each year since 2004. And it will be held with 1,100 booths (21,000sqm), 358 exhibitors from 23 countries for the largest ever in its 8-year-old history.
It is one of the most international solar expos in Asia that has more than 40% of overseas exhibitors annually. It is also the only solar expo that you can meet the global industry leaders such as SUNTECH of China, the top 1 solar module manufacturer, SMA of Germany, the no. 1 inverter manufacturer, Applied Materials of USA, the no. 1 solar cell equipment manufacturer.
Of course, there are lots of Korean companies such as Hyundai Heavy Industries, Hanwha SolarOne, Woonggin Energy, Daesung Group, LS Energy, Millinet Solar, Jusung Engineering, Shinsung Solar Energy, JES Solar, Hansol Technics, SFA, Hanmi Semiconductor and KPE etc.
Especially this year, the participation of Korean enterprises in renewable energy, semiconductor and display sector increased 25%. That’s why these enterprises has been diversified their business into solar business that its entry barriers is not that high. Also you can see the area has been evolving from solar cell & module to solar equipment. Many global leaders in solar equipment and inverter manufacturing area has visited International Green Energy Expo Korea 2011.
Green Energy Expo & Conference is the most well-known exhibition and conference in Korea. It has selected as ‘Promising Trade Fair’ by Ministry of Knowledge Economy and the concurrent conference, International Green Energy Business Conference, has solely selected as ‘Star Brand Convention’ in Energy-related Conference by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.