SIAL Shenzhen fuels growth with over 1,000 exhibitors and 40,000 visitors

June 27, 2024

The SIAL network is set to make a significant impact with its second exhibition in China, SIAL Shenzhen. This event underscores the geographical and economic importance of Shenzhen, a city renowned for its rapid growth and innovative spirit. The exhibition is poised to create new business opportunities for food professionals globally, leveraging Shenzhen’s dynamic market and strategic location.

Showcasing Shenzhen’s economic potential

Shenzhen, situated in Guangdong Province, is a major city in China’s food industry, in addition to being a technological hub. With a population of over 17 million and a GDP of €446 billion (3.46 trillion CNY) in 2023, Shenzhen presents a vast and vibrant market for food professionals​. The city’s well-developed infrastructure and close proximity to Hong Kong make it an ideal gateway for international trade and business expansion.

A pivotal event for the food industry

Scheduled from 2-4 September 2024, SIAL Shenzhen promises to be a key event for the food and beverage sector. The exhibition will feature a wide range of categories, including fresh produce, dairy, beverages, and packaged foods, with a special focus on vegetables. This aligns with the global trend toward healthier eating habits and sustainable food sources.

Empowering global food professionals

SIAL Shenzhen is more than just an exhibition; it’s a platform for innovation and collaboration. With over 1,000 exhibitors and an expected attendance of over 40,000 visitors, including buyers, distributors, and industry experts, the event offers a unique opportunity to explore the latest trends, discover new products, and build valuable business relationships​.

Innovative solutions and trends

Attendees can look forward to a range of innovative solutions aimed at tackling current industry challenges. From advanced packaging technologies to sustainable farming practices, SIAL Shenzhen will showcase the latest advancements designed to enhance efficiency and sustainability in the food industry. The emphasis on vegetables reflects the growing demand for fresh and nutritious food options, catering to health-conscious consumers.

Economic impact and future prospects

The economic impact of SIAL Shenzhen will extend beyond the immediate benefits of the exhibition. By promoting international trade and collaboration, the event aims to contribute to the long-term growth of the food industry in China and beyond. Shenzhen’s strategic location and economic strength position it as a key player on the global food market​.

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