Visitor FAQ's

Conference enquiries


The conference agenda for Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2020 will be announced soon.


Date & Opening Hours


Dates for Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2021 will be confirmed soon.


Registration for Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2021 will open in Spring/Summer 2020.


Hotel & Travel


All visitors travelling in to China require a visa excluding those holding a Japanese, Singaporean or Brunei passport.

The most suitable typle of visa for those attending Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific is a business visa (type M), which will require a letter of invitation. A visa must be organised prior to travelling to China and can take up to two weeks to process, so we advise applying in good time.

For more information on applying for a Chinese visa, please contact your local Chinese Embassy. 


Information on accommodation for Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific attendees will be released approximately 3 months before the event.


There are some nuances in social etiquette and behaviour across China, which differ to Western culture. If you’re visiting China for the first time you may be unfamiliar with the local customs and protocol.

It's a good idea to familiarise yourself with the local culture.

Location & Venue


Seatrade Cruise Asia Pacific 2021 will take place in Asia - the location will be confirmed soon.