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China International Trade Fair for the Meat Industry


Meat Expo China took place at Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province in China in September 2018 concurrently with the China Food & Catering Expo (CFCE), a key international trade exhibition in the food and catering industry jointly supported by the Ministry of Commerce and the People’s Government of Hunan Province.

2017 Meat Expo China gathered 1,200 companies from 14 countries and regions. The exhibitors occupied 54,000 sqm of exhibition space and recorded 31,806 visits of professional buyers from 41 countries and regions.

Fair facts

13 – 16 September 2018
Hall E2, Changsha International Convention and Exhibition Centre, China
Exhibition space 10,000 sqm gross (expected figure in 2018)
Number of visitors   10,000 (expected figure in 2018)
Number of exhibitors
200 (expected figure in 2018)

Product groups

  • Meat (beef, veal, pork, lamb and game)
  • Meat-based products (sausage, ham, bacon, canned sausage meat)
  • Poultry and poultry products
  • Seafood and products
  • Frozen food, ready meals and convenience products
  • Household spices and other meat-related food
  • Abattoir technology, equipment and accessories
  • Dismembering, weighing, measuring and deep processing equipment and technology
  • Cooking, smoking, frying, baking and deep-frying equipment
  • Cleaning equipment, operational hygiene and safety at work
  • Process control, process-control engineering and automation
  • Packaging equipment and technology
  • Packaging materials (including pvc heat shrinking film, artificial and natural casings)
  • Packaging printing , labelling machine and spraying code technology
  • Automated / smart packaging solutions
  • Fresh preservation and delivery equipment
  • Cold chain storage and handling equipment
  • Refrigeration, freezer and refrigeration showcase
  • Cold storage, cooling materials and refrigerator accessories

Visitor profile

  • Mail order business; Wholesale trade foreign trade (import/export)
  • Butcher’s trade; Slaughterhouse, processing operations; Meat-processing industry
  • Hotel / restaurant / public house; Snack bar / fast-food outlet; Communal catering, company catering, system catering
  • Food and non-essential provisions industry; Manufacture of machines, plant and facilities for meat processing
  • Food and grocery retail trade; Department store
  • Meat industry associations and administrative authorities
  • Hypermarket / self-service department store

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