SIAL China

May 14-16, 2019

Shanghai, China

The Canadian Food Exporters Association would like to invite you to participate in the SIAL Show taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China from May 14-16, 2019.

SIAL China is the leading event for the Chinese food market. Domestic and international producers and manufacturers of food products, wine and spirits, and food service equipment… contributed to make a success of this main Asian event. In 2018, 3400 exhibitors showcased their products to the 100,635 visitors. Participating in this event will give you the opportunity to promote your products in the world’s largest growing market and to develop business with buyers and decision-makers for both retail and food service.

Trade professionals from the following industries visit SIAL China:

  • Retail
  • Catering
  • Hotel
  • Restaurant
  • Foodservice
  • Import/Export Trade

You can learn more about this show at http://www.sialchina.com/

The cost to participate in a 9sqm stand with the CFEA is CDN $4,875.00 for members and CDN $9,750.00 for non-members. The Canada branded hardwall designed stand will include the following elements: lighting, carpet, basic electricity, company name sign, counter with company logo, 1 graphic panel to highlight your company and products, tall glass display case, table and 3 chairs.

Note: If you are not a CFEA member and would like to access the member rate, you can apply online for membership at https://www.cfea.com/application and pay the annual fee of CDN $565.00. Only companies producing products in Canada are eligible to participate in this event and for membership in the CFEA.

To register for this event please go to https://www.cfea.com/sial-china-2019-registration/

Benefits of participating with the CFEA:

  • Reduction in your space, travel and shipping costs (members only)
  • Full service event coordination and dedicated onsite assistance through the CFEA
  • Opportunity to showcase your products to Chinese buyers
  • Network with other Canadian companies and Embassy/Consulate Staff

Travel/Shipment Reimbursement Details (for CFEA members only): upon completion of the event,you will be provided with a claim form to apply for the reimbursement of your travel and shipping expenses. The reimbursement will consist of 50% of an economy class airfare up to a maximum reimbursement of CDN $1,100.00 (maximum 2 per company), a per diem of CDN $212.50 per day up to a maximum of 6 days (maximum 2 per company) and a partial reimbursement of your sample shipment expenses (up to a maximum of $500.00).

It is important to keep the following documentation for the claim process: a copy of your airline itinerary that shows the travel dates and price paid for the ticket, boarding passes, and a shipment invoice. You will also be required to provide proof of payment (credit card statement or cancelled cheques) for all expenses. Cash payments are not permitted. NOTE: If you fly premium economy or business you will be expected to provide an economy ticket mock up along with the paid ticket and the reimbursement will be based on whichever is lower.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working with you!

Funding for this program is provided by
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s
AgriMarketing Program: National Industry Association Component