China Xiamen International Stone Fair was founded in 2001. Making full use of rich stone resource in Fujian Province and Xiamen port advantage, Xiamen Stone Fair develops rapidly and become the largest professional stone exhibition in the world. The purposes of this fair are to: display new products, new technology and equipments, create business opportunities, improve the communication of global stone industry, so as to promote for the development of the whole stone industry and increase trading volume.
The success of Xiamen Stone Fair makes Xiamen famous as "global stone center", which is helpful for the development of local economy and the progress of the exhibition industry. On one hand, the abundant industrial resource makes contribute to the development of Xiamen Stone Fair; on the other hand, Xiamen Stone Fair was held each year successfully, which also bring facilities for local companies to exploit global market, learn about the latest technology and trends. The matured mode of Xiamen Stone Fair has brought Xiamen city rich exhibition experience, helped to give full play to regional advantage and cultivate more featured conferences and exhibitions, and forcefully stimulated local economic growth. Drawing on this successful mode, Xiamen keeps innovating and makes improvement to progress toward the International center of conference and exhibition.