Exhibitor profile is various from Dietary / Health supplements, Pharmaceuticals, Functional Food, Functional drinks, Personal care, Natural & herbal medicine to other related sectors, in which local and international exhibitors account for 68% and 32% respectively. Visitors are from different background in the industry such as Beauty Centre & Spa, Nutritionists, Health & Functional Food Stores, Wholesale & Retail Nutraceutical, Pharmacy, Functional Food Manufacturers, Health Care Products import, in which 93% local visitors and 17% local visitors.
“With the significant growth of Myanmar economy, we, VEAS, the exhibition organizer, would like to build a firm networking platform for foreign investors and local enterprises. This year exhibition is the only tradeshow of functional food sector in Myanmar, as the result, it has caught great attention to international and local business individuals, groups and organizations in the industry”, stated Mr.Vinny, Director General of Veas Co,ltd.
Throughout the exhibition, hundreds of productive business meetings between exhibitors and potential partners were held, promising business co-operation opportunities. Veas also cooperated with well-known international supporter and media such as Food Industry Asia, Contineo Media, Food Dubai, Food News International, Asia Food Journal, Pharma Asia…to local journals such as Myanmar Times, Crown Magazine, Wellness Magazine, Healthcare Journal… Furthermore, Functional Food Expo Myanmar e-banners and articles were published on an array of exhibition portals, which promoted Functional Food Myanmar to be well-recognized by more insiders.
Briefly, Functional Food Expo Myanmar 2016 has grown into an international event for functional food industry in Myanmar. Up to 55% exhibitors are interested in the next year tradeshow and 60% visitors are satisfied with the exhibition, Veas asserts a strong belief to continue the next year edition and decided to launch the 2nd Functional Food Expo in 2017, Yangon, Myanmar.