Asia’s Lightweight Automotive Trade Fair (Lightweight Asia) will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Center from 8-11 July 2020, and Aluminum China will be held at the same time!

Lightweight Asia specializes in showcasing the leading automotive lightweight solutions, co-organized by Reed Exhibition (China) Co., Ltd. and Reed Exhibitions Hengjin (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. The show features the newest, best quality local and international lightweight materials, processing technologies and solutions. Lightweight Asia is an all-in-one purchasing platform for companies that looking for complete lightweight automotive solutions and lightweight automotive parts. The show is the best opportunity for design, R&D and technological insights and get to know new industrial trends. 


Range of Exhibits

Metal Materials, Processes and Related Equipment

  • Semi-finished and finished products of Al, Mg and Ti alloys
  • Semi-finished and finished products of high-strength steel
  • Hot and cold forming processes, related equipment
  • Connection technologies and related equipment
  • Shaping mould and manufacturing technology
  • Stamping, rolling and hydraulic moulding equipment
  • Metal cutting equipment
  • Casting, forging and surface treatment technologies and related equipment


Non-Metallic Materials, Processes and Related equipment

  • Raw materials, semi-finished and finished products of engineering plastics
  • Composite raw materials, semi-finished products and finished products
  • Injection moulding
  • RTM
  • Vacuum pouring
  • Autoclave
  • Mould
  • Twining
  • Injection


Range of Visitors

  • Lightweight passenger vehicles
  • Lightweight commercial vehicles
  • Special automobile products for various passenger vehicles, trucks, vans, tanks, lifting vehicles, special structure vehicles and semitrailers
  • New energy buses
  • Parts of lightweight automobiles
  • New energy electromobiles




Reed Exhibitions has over 500 events in 30 countries. Globally, Reed's portfolio of exhibitions and conferences serves 43 industry sectors across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Africa. A trusted organizer of trade exhibitions, consumer events, conferences and meetings, Reed’s portfolio of over 70 events covers 12 dynamic industry sectors.

Reed Exhibitions Greater China is a much-admired recommendation in established and emerging markets. Across China, wherever there are opportunities for growth or a need to explore fresh potential, we are there. We leverage the full force of our extensive global resources to deliver each of these.

Every Reed Exhibitions Greater China event is about giving you more. Greater business opportunities, a higher profile, exposure to a larger cross-section of industry, more chances to learn and precious connections to key players in dynamic sectors.

Reed Exhibitions Hengjin is a member company of Reed Exhibitions Greater China. As the organizer of the automotive engineering industry event - Shanghai International Automotive Manufacturing Technology & Materials Show (AMTS) and Intelligent Automation production and Assembly Industry event - Shanghai International Assembly & Handling Technology Exhibition (AHTE). It will integrate the domestic and foreign professional resources of the industry resources for 15 years, and continue to cultivate the industry. Committed to providing one-stop integrated marketing solutions for automotive engineering and industrial assembly.


Past Show Review

2019 Show Review

Event Date:10-12 July 2019
Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Centre,W1-W4.
Exhibition Area: 45,000 m2
Exhibitor number: 600+
Visitor number:25,285

Concurrently Held Shows: Asia’s Lightweight Automotive Trade Fair



2018 Show Review
Event Date:11-13 July 2018
Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Centre,W1-W4.
Exhibition Area: 45,000 m2
Exhibitor number: 600+
Visitor number:24,789

Concurrently Held Shows: Asia’s Lightweight Automotive Trade Fair