Themes & events at CAPAS 2022

Online dialogue programme

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CAPAS, together with the magic cube, will hold three online dialogue programmes tailored for the automobile industry in Sichuan and Chongqing in July and August, leading enterprises to go deep into the local industry.

Episode 1: A Dialogue with Automotive Entreprenures
Collaborative Development between Chengdu and Chongqing in Automotive Industry 

Episode 2: Emerging Brands in the Automotive Industry
The Golden Age of Technical Auto Parts

Episode 3: Emerging Brands in the Automotive Industry
Customised Maintenance Solutions Help Distributors and Workshops to Cut Cost and Increase Efficiency

2022 Show period 

Southwest Automotive Aftermarket Summit 2022


Located at the important nodes of the national strategy such as the "Belt and Road Portal" and the Yangtze River economic belt,the economy of Southwest has shown rapid growth in recent years. In addition, a series of development plans and support policies have been issued, and the sales volume of new energy vehicles in Southwest continues to grow, which will usher in the vigorous development of aftermarket maintenance of new energy vehicles. This forum will invite associations, enterprises and institutions to explore the way of enterprise integration and innovation development under the new situation!

Venue:Chengdu Century City New International Convention and Exhibition Center, Forum Area, Hall 2

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Opening Ceremony and China New Energy Vehicle International Cooperation Conference 2022


Under the pressure of the spread of covid-19 and reduction of production, China's new energy vehicle industry still maintains high-speed development and remains a global leading position. In 2021, the sales volume of new energy vehicles in China was 3.3 million. Experts predict that the production and sales of new energy vehicles will exceed 5.6 million in 2022, an increase of 72% year-on-year. 

In order to further promote the construction and development of trillion level industry clusters and expand international influence in Chengdu and Chongqing, “China New Energy Vehicle International Cooperation Conference 2022” will be held on 18 August. Supply and demand will be coordinated, and  policy implementation will be accelerated through the conference.

Venue:Crystal Ballroom, Convention Center


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China(Chengdu) Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket Summit 2022


According to the data of Chinese Association of Automobile Manufacturers, as of June 2022, the number of commercial vehicles has exceeded 34 million, and the trillion size aftermarket of commercial vehicles is still to be developed. As one of the most important industrial bases of the vehicle and logistics market, the southwest region is characterized by multiple brands, multiple models, and multiple usage scenarios. 

The " China(Chengdu)Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket Summit 2022 " which will be held during the CAPAS 2022will continue focus on the "risks and opportunities" of the regional aftermarket and work together with the brand to cope with the situation, help channel to transform and develop, and explore the road to aftermarket.

Venue: Chengdu Century City New International Convention and Exhibition Center, Meeting Room C-1

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New Energy Vehicle Battery, Motor and Electronic Control Maintenance Technical Training


At present, with the rapid growth of new energy vehicle, Sichuan and Chongqing show the fastest growth rate among the southwest market.There are over 140000 new energy vehicles in Sichuan and 112000 new energy vehicles in Chongqing. Under the background of rapi annual increase of new energy vehicles sales volume, it is expected that aftermarket maintenance of new energy vehicles will thrive in 2025. However , the development of matched services, dealers and aftermarket maintenance systems are still in the accelerating stage. The industry is facing multiple challenges, such as low distribution of maintenance outlets, demands to improv the level of maintenance technicians, high requirements for maintenance equipment, and the improvement of related supply chain.

Venue: Chengdu Century City New International Convention and Exhibition Center, New Energy Vehicle Maintenance Area (Booth 2H04)

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Meet global buyers with - Match Up

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CAPAS aims at maximising the business networking opportunities among its exhibitors and visitors.

In addition to the physical trade show, we offer Match Up (A year-round business matching programme). A dedicated team will connect registered visitors with potential suppliers of the show and arrange one to one meetings prior, before and during the show period. 

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* Subject to change, as of 8 August 2022

2021 Event review


The 5th China New Energy Vehicle International Cooperation Conference discussed the development of a dual city economic rim in the Chengdu-Chongqing region, focusing on the automobile industry as the best carrier for industry-city integration and the development of new energy vehicles and smart road networks.

The conference invited domestic and overseas scholars, industry experts, traditional and new energy car manufacturers, parts companies, R&D institutions to discuss topics like new energy vehicles and autonomous driving, latest industrial policies and its impacts, car-road collaborative applications, network security and the formulation of standardised systems.



Against the backdrop of merger and consolidation of commercial vehicle aftermarket, the conference explored the hot topics such as the industry competition in products and distribution channels, and channel management. It also covered a wide ranging topics like the auto parts supply chain optimization, empowerment of fleets and workshops, cost reduction, efficiency enhancement, and the impacts from the changing demands of logistic industry. 



The summit introduced the dual circulation policy and the pivotal role of the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Rim on automotive aftermarket. It explained how auto parts companies can provide more competitive products and services from the perspective of upstream and downstream supply chain, how auto parts dealers can strengthen their channel advantages and improve service capabilities.

Supply chain platform that integrates online and offline channels to provide high-quality aftermarket services, and the cooperation opportunities between national chains and local chains’ operators, etc. had also been discussed. It aimed to bring an in-depth analysis, from macro-micro prospective of the Southwest Automotive Aftermarket, to the audience.

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In 2020, the two cities of Southwest China, Chengdu and Chongqing jointly signed a strategic cooperation agreement to strengthen the integration and shape sustainable market growth in the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Rim. The new super-region already has a sound foothold in the nation’s vehicle production with 10 percent of its output. Leveraging the area’s industrial diversity in the auto supply chain, the alliance between the cities aims to accelerate the development of Southwest China’s automotive industry even further.

Representatives and experts from Sichuan's trade associations, key auto manufacturers and distributors led the engaging discussion. The audience learnt about the current developments and potential of the automotive and consumer markets, in addition to distribution under the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Rim.

(Conducted in Chinese, with simultaneous interpretation in English)

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