Fi Asia-China (FiAC)
A Comprehensive Sourcing Platform for Food Ingredients and Packaging Manufacturers
Food ingredients Asia-China (FiAC) is a prestigious tradeshow for food and beverage industry professionals across the globe. The event brings together all the specific segments within food and beverage industry under one roof, showcasing a large range of exhibits such as food additives, raw materials, natural ingredients, and processing aids. Visitors are also able to experience a wide range of on-trend flavours and spices. Having served the Chinese market for nearly 20 years, FiAC has built its reputation year by year. These days, it is a must-attend platform for who those seeking to create and grow businesses in China, creating an international business community for all food and beverage insiders, including C-suites, management levels, retailers, manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, importers and exporters.
Food and beverage exhibition involving the entire food and pack chain
For the long-term development of FiAC, in 2018, it will be separated with Health ingredients China (HiC), the country’s leading health ingredients, functional foods, dietary supplements, and natural ingredients exhibition. HiC will take place from 11 July to 13 July 2018 together with ProPak China, the nation’s representative event for food and beverage packaging and processing industry. These events will run alongside China’s two established tradeshows Starch Expo 2018 and Expo Food Manufacturing 2018. Combined, these events will present an one-stop sourcing platform for the food and beverage industry, with a total exhibition space spanning 80,000m².
Food and beverage industry event attended by more than 35,000 professionals
The cooperation with ProPak China is a significant value move for the long-term development of FiAC, making FiAC a reference point involving both upstream and downstream food and beverage industry chains. ProPak China has been serving the food industry for more than 24 years, building a strong reputation among the food package and processing professionals of China. The event has a history of bringing more industry visitors to FiAC, which expected to be more than 35,000 and 20% of this will be from other countries. At the same time, the event will create solid business opportunities for all attendees.
Business opportunities through B2B meetings with food and pack industry
We will work with an experienced B2B meetings organisation expert, and build a smart networking match system throughout the three exhibition days, arranging face-to-face meetings based on the requirements and needs of both sellers and buyers. This B2B meeting programme will shape FiAC as an unmissable opportunity for both attending buyers and sellers from food and pack industry worldwide to find targeted partners more easily, efficiently and directly, in order to ensure that all attendees get a better RoI.
Smart software Supplier Finder for finding target exhibitors more quickly
Supplier Finder is an innovative type of smart software that FiAC will place at strategic locations on-site for all attending professionals to make the best use of time and find targeted exhibitors more quickly. It is equipped with a simple but useful interface that all attendees from both China and abroad can easily access, providing profiles of all exhibitors and their booth locations.
Conferences with cutting-edge insight into the food and pack industry
In collaboration with renowned experts and associations from food and pack industry, we will provide a platform for a large number of activities and themed conferences, seminars, and roundtable meetings on-site. We will present a diverse range of speeches, courses and one-to-one conversations on industry regulations and policies, as well as market trends to all attendees wanting to further both their knowledge and contacts list.
About FiAC’s organizers UBM, UBM SinoExpo, and CCMHPIE
UBM is an established B2B events organiser, coordinating around 300 events a year. Placing emphasis on encouraging communication opportunities, the company has a proven track record in attracting the right people from the industries it serves. From furniture, to fashion, to pharma, UBM organises events for more than 50 different sectors. UBM SinoExpo is a partnership between Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition and UMB, organising online-to-offline (O2O) events throughout in Asia. Headquartered in London, the company organises 27 events globally, with visitor numbers totalling 250,000 from around 10,000 exhibitions. Key events organised by UBM SinoExopo include CPhI China, FiA China, and Hotelex, and Expo Finefood. China Chamber of Commerce of Medicine & Health Products Importers & Exporters (CCCMHPIE) is a national trade association that coordinates foreign trade activities for member enterprises providing consulting services. Working under the Ministry of Commerce, CCCMHPIE’s business involves healthcare products, Western and traditional Chinese medicine, and raw materials, as well as research and development (R&D).