Four of China's most established food trade fairs (Food2China EXPO by Guangdong (China) Imported Food Association (GDIFA) and Constellar-WorldEx, Zhong Shi Zhan by China Commerce Development Center (CCDC), Guangzhou International Food and Ingredients Exhibition (GIFIF) by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Guangzhou Committee (CCPIT), and Wine to China EXPO - originated from Shenzhen TOEWine), have signed a long-term partnership agreement to launch the inaugural Food2China Expo, which will be held at Poly World Trade Center Expo (Guangzhou) from September 21 to 23, 2023. Food2China Expo, collaboratively organised, and to be managed by Constellar-WorldEx, Guangzhou Chamber of International Commerce and Shanghai Hehe Exhibition Group, will leverage the extensive expertise and experience from the individual fairs to become the largest international food trade exhibition, connecting Guangzhou to Greater China and the rest of the world.
„Food2China Expo is the key trade platform for stakeholders to address changing food consumption needs and preferences, as well as improve the quality of living for Chinese citizens“
With Guangzhou's strong global reputation and business credentials, Food2China Expo expects to occupy over 66,000 square metres exhibition area, attracting over 1,400 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors comprising F&B producers, processers, buyers, importers, caterers, restaurants, e-commerce and other professional service providers from over 40 countries and regions. "Food2China Expo represents strong collaboration between the Chinese government, enterprises and industry associations to integrate resources and expertise towards the development of the largest professional food trade exhibition in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area", said Mr Wolfgang Qi, general manager of Constellar-WorldEx. The establishment of Food2China Expo will be a significant boost to Guangzhou's exhibitions and events sector, elevating the city's reputation as the influential global hub for the food industry.