China’s Premier Processing & Packaging
Exhibition Keeps Growing
 
Shanghai, February 2016 – Growth in domestic demand, year on year for all consumer products in China, combined with a requirement for safe manufacturing, has fueled the market for the latest processing and packaging technology and safest packaging materials. Meeting this demand, the 22nd edition of ProPak China, the nation’s premier processing and packaging exhibition, will return to Shanghai New International Expo Centre, SNIEC, Pudong from 13-15 July 2016, and will be bigger than ever before. The show organizer, China International Exhibitions (CIE) announced that ProPak China 2016 will grow this year to occupy five halls at SNIEC, an area of 61,000 square metres.
 
A total of 17,326 buyers attended the last edition of ProPak in 2015. For 2016, the trade show will again offer a platform for international and Chinese manufacturers and suppliers of the latest processing and packaging technology for all industry, to meet their customers in China. ProPak China regularly attracts the top buyers from major brands and market leaders of the following products: beer, beverage, cosmetics, dairy, food, household chemicals, industrial and pharmaceutical manufacturers. Buyers from these specialist product sectors, will find at ProPak China 2016, dedicated event features including BevTek; DairyTek; FoodTek; PharmaTek and CosmeticTek China 2016. Exhibitors selling products for these sectors will be listed in separate marketing material and eDM campaigns prior to the show. When the specialist buyer visits the exhibition they will find exhibitors serving their industries highlighted in the show Visitor Guide. Making it convenient for them to find the companies supplying technology relevant to their industry amongst the hundreds of exhibitors spread over five exhibition halls.
A further reason to attend ProPak for managers, factory & plant engineers, contract packagers from food, beverage, dairy, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries will be the series of specialist industry seminars covering trends and latest technology applications, taking place alongside the exhibition for each industry sector.
 
ProPak China is the Trade Show of choice, for international companies selling to China. Once again ProPak China 2016 will be the only exhibition in the country to receive the support and active participation of so many International Processing and Packaging Trade Associations from the world’s leading technology producing nations. Visitors to ProPak can meet representatives and member companies from ADEPTA, France; JPMA, Japan; KOTRA and KPMA, Korea; PMMI, North America, TAMI, Taiwan Technology, UCIMA, and the Processing & Packaging group (P+P) from Italy. While individual participation can be found in the show from companies attending from Germany; Singapore; Spain; Switzerland; and the UK,
 
From China, ProPak China 2016, has again received the support and participation from the country’s leading technology suppliers identified as “Strategic Partners”. A Strategic Partner is one that commits to take a large stand at ProPak over 5 or more years and reserves to launch their latest technology developments at ProPak every year. Strategic partners for 2016 include Anritsu, BaiYueDa, Best Crown, BOSCH, Eiahe, Fanuc, Fuji, Gantan, Hualian, Ishida, Jebsen, Komack, Macwell, Omori, Precise, Sbwpack, Soontrue, Topak, Toyo Jidoki, Wolf, Xingpack, Yamato, Yilong, Youngsun, Yuanxu Pack, Yuedong , Zhongya and Zhufeng.
 
New for this year and for the first time in China the exhibition will host the ProPak Food Quiz Bowl. A competition for Food Science students from seven East China Universities, Zhejiang University, Fuzhou University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai Ocean University, Zhejiang Gong Shang University; Jiang Nan University and Nanjing Agriculture University. The competition is organized by the Fuli Institute of Food Science, Zhejiang University (FIFS) and a committee of representatives from all the participating colleges and supported by the China National Food Science Institute.
“We are delighted to organise this first ProPak Food Quiz Bowl. Our students are the food and beverage scientists and manufacturers of the future. The competition will test and challenge student’s knowledge in an open competition never tried before in China. The contestants will set new standards of skill and appreciation for food science, so vitally important for the future development of our Nation’s food industry”
Professor Liu Donghong, Executive Director FIFS
 
For more information and details on how to participate at ProPak China 2016 and the featured industry sectors of FoodTek; BevTek; DairyTek; CosmeticTek and PharmaTek, please visit the official website www.propakchina.com or contact below. For regular show updates and industry news, please follow ProPak China on Wechat account and download the ProPak China APP as below.