The 8th Weihai International Food Expo
Date:16th-19th June, 2017
Venue:Weihai International Exhibition Center
Department of Commerce of Shandong Province
Shandong Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau
Weihai Municipal Government
Weihai Municipal Bureau of Commerce
Weihai Qidong City Brand Operation CO.,Ltd.
Foreign Trade Development Bureau of Ministry of Commerce
China Chamber of Commerce
China Aquatic Products Processing and Marketing Alliance
Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency
Royal Thai Consulate-General in Qingdao
Japan C & Z Communication
Asian-International Trade and Investment Association
Malaysia China International Trade Link Association
Taiwan Cross Strait Exhibition Association
Federation of Sabah Industries
Dear Sir or Madam,
Weihai International Food Expo was started in 2010. It is China's first specific international food expo with the aim of focusing on quality and safety of exported agricultural products. The Expo is held once a year, hosted by Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, Shandong Entry-exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau and Weihai Municipal Government.
So far, the Expo has successively set up cumulative 4228 international standard booths, with 2266 participating companies at home and abroad, 10500 purchasers coming from over 40 countries and regions in the world, and intention trade amount of 11.07 billion RMB. The Expo has effectively promoted the municipal, provincial and even national export on agricultural products, and gradually became an important service platform for development of food industry and economic cooperation of foreign trade.
In order to further enhance the level of National Export Demonstration Area of Quality and Safety on Food & Agricultural Products and promote the exchanges and cooperation in the food industry at home and abroad, the 8th Weihai International Food Expo will be held on 16th–19th June 2017 at Weihai International Exhibition Center. The planning exhibition area of the Expo this year will be 30,000 square meters with 680 international standard booths. The exhibits will cover a range of marine food, agricultural and sideline products, snacks, imported food, alcoholic and beverage drinks, etc. Meanwhile, series of activities will be held, including Procurement Fair, Investment Promotion Fair, etc, which will forge the Expo to be a comprehensive service platform with the combination of trade negotiation, investment promotion and trade exchanges. The estimated amount of purchasers can reach over 3,000 , and the estimated consumers can reach 200,000.
During the same period of the Expo, the Department of Commerce of Shandong Province will hold the first exhibition in 2017 - Exhibition on the Achievement of Quality and Safety Demonstration Province for Exported Agricultural Products at Pavilion A of Weihai International Exhibition Center. 13 Demonstration Cities and 106 Demonstration Areas of Shandong Province will participate in, and more than 20 foreign cooperating organizations from Japan, the United States, Italy, India and Thailand will be invited to the Expo for purchase and negotiations. National, provincial and municipal government leaders, foreign agricultural counselors, guests from national and international trade association and news media will attend and participate in related activities.
A thousand miles coastline makes Weihai a beautiful painting scale. We sincerely invite domestic and foreign entrepreneurs and friends to visit the beautiful coastal city of Weihai for exhibition, trade negotiations, investment cooperation, sharing new development opportunity, and seeking new direction of cooperation.
Please accept the assurance of our highest regards. We look forward to hearing from you at the earliest!
Tang Quanyu, Tel: 86-631-5897133