16-Year Wonderful History of China International Agricultural Trade Fair——
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The Wonderful 16th CATF 2018
CATF is a cannot-be-missed time for marketing and opportunities for all companies in the sector of agriculture industry, food industry, agricultural machinery industry and related industries. CATF 2018 provides the most direct and efficient site for communicating and trading between suppliers and purchasers, and also meeting with the officials, decision makers from the national and local governments, departments & associations.
Over 300 VIPs were present at CATF 2018 and they included the deputy Minister of Chinese Government, the Presidents of related ministries, the mayors and other senior officials. Over 4000 exhibitors from 40 countries covered over 113,000 sqm (Indoor Area: 108,000 sqm and Outdoor Area: 5,000 sqm). Over 400,000 visitors from 46 countries visited 45 pavilions including 34 Chinese provinces pavilions, Green Pesticides and agrochemicals Pavilion, Seafood & fishery Products Show area, Agricultural Products Sale Zone, International
Show Zone and other 12 specialized show zones. Over 1300 reporters from 33 countries and 220 media have attended over 30 events, i.e. Buyer’s Trade Day, Country Leader’s Special Visit, South-South Agricultural Cooperation Forum and Signing Ceremony of Concluding Transactions. Exhibitors are key leading enterprises in the process of agricultural industrialization in all provinces of China, enterprises with products have certification of contamination - free farming produce, green food and organic food; large or medium-sized export trade companies of agriculture products, foreign capital and joint ventures enterprises, famous overseas enterprises, etc. Exhibiting products include various agricultural products in planting, animal husbandry and aquatic industries, etc. along with agricultural science and technology projects, agricultural machinery, commerce and communication and other agriculture relevant service items.
Over 50,000 purchasing managers from Russia, Chile, Kazakhstan, India, USA, India, Turkey, Australia, Indonesia and China, especially group purchasing corporations, chain supermarkets, agricultural product wholesale marketers and import & export groups came to the exhibition.
Nearly 33.7 billion RMB (about 5 billion US Dollars) have been transacted during CATF 2018, and those transactions have been involved in agricultural materials, agricultural machineries, and agricultural products. Over 16,000 exhibit varieties have been shown and included Agro-products, Food & Beverage, Animal husbandry & Aquatic products, Agro-Technology, Agro-Equipment and Agro-input.
Trade visitors Invite target visitors through all kinds of channels according to the exhibitors'conditions. Chinese and neighboring countries' producers, traders, importers, wholesalers, agents, investors, dealers and other professional organizations; purchasers from agricultural product wholesale market, chain supermarket, etc.——