Friday, August 15, 2014
News this week: UBM Sinoexpo, a joint venture subsidiary of UBM in China, recently concluded six co-located shows occupying all 17 halls at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The shows included Healthplex & Nutraceutical China (HNC) and Fi Asia-China, a food ingredients show. UBM Asia reported a total of more than 3,000 exhibitors participated in the shows which were held from 26th to 28th June 2014.
According to UBM, the co-located shows drew more than 63,300 visitors from 131 countries and regions, up 10% compared with 2013. The food-themed shows together featured more than 900 exhibitors.
Health food and nutritionals event, Healthplex & Nutraceutical China (HNC), attracted more than 100 international exhibitors originating from the U.S., U.K., Netherlands, Australia, Japan, Korea, and Brazil showcased their products. Other co-located fairs included Food Ingredients Asia-China (Fi Asia-China, Hi & Ni), food machinery and packaging show Expo FoodTec, pharmaceutical ingredient show CPhI China, and the newly acquired Starch Exhibition.