SIAL China 2024

SIAL China is an important event in the food industry. Taking place twice a year — in Shanghai and Shenzhen — these trade fairs bring together representatives from around the world, offering a unique platform for knowledge exchange and networking. SIAL China invites you to the next edition of the event this year. What can you expect and how to participate in SIAL China 2024?

What is SIAL China? 

Salon International De L’Alimentation (SIAL), which in French means “International Food Exhibition,” is a well-known trade fair organized in various locations worldwide. These fairs serve as a platform for numerous companies from the food industry. SIAL Shanghai is not only the leading food trade fair in Asia but also one of “SIAL world’s three major food exhibitions.”

When will SIAL China take place?

SIAL Shanghai 2024

Date: May 28-30, 2024

Location: Shanghai New International Expo Center

SIAL Shenzhen 2024

Date: September 2-4, 2024

Location: Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center


What can you expect at SIAL Shanghai 2024?

This year, the SIAL Shanghai is expected to host 5,000 exhibitors and over 180,000 visitors from around the world. The exhibitions will include 21 categories of food and beverages, such as:

  • dairy,
  • various kinds of fresh meat, fish, or seafood, 
  • confectionery, 
  • organic products,
  • frozen products,
  • pet food,
  • alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

The fair will feature eight sectors:

  • baby food,
  • organic and wellness,
  • dairy,
  • non-alcoholic beverages,
  • alcoholic beverages,
  • food,
  • meat, poultry, and cured meat,
  • seafood.

In addition, during SIAL Shanghai 2024, there will also be numerous forums, such as the Global New Retail Forum, International Meat Forum, International Drink Forum, and the Food-Tech Innovation Forum. Various competitions and activities will also be held.

What can you expect at SIAL Shenzhen 2024?

SIAL China 2024

During SIAL Shenzhen, it is anticipated to attract over 1,500 exhibitors and 67,000 visitors from around the world. The exhibition will feature three sectors:

  • Chinese food and beverage sector,
  • international food and beverage sector,
  • international meat sector.

Furthermore, SIAL Shenzhen also offers many forums, such as the Import Food Summit, the Global New Retail Forum, and the International Drink Forum. There is also an opportunity to participate in various competitions and activities.

Why is it worth attending the SIAL China 2024?

SIAL China 2024 is a significant event for foreign entrepreneurs who want to showcase their products on a global scale. These trade fairs bring together numerous exhibitors and attendees, offering an excellent opportunity to network with industry professionals and stay updated on the latest trends in the food industry. Additionally, the event provides a platform for discussions on innovations and the future of the food sector.

Registration for SIAL China 2024

  1. Firstly, you need to register on the official website. In case it is your first time participating in the trade fair, you will need to create an account. However, if you already have an account, you simply need to log in.
  2. You have to choose the food industry sector in which you operate.
  1. Finally, you need to select the appropriate size of the booth, its general shape, promotional tools, or other additional options or services offered by the organizers, depending on your needs.

    How to participate in SIAL China 2024 as a visitor?

    Log in or create an account on this website and register for the trade fair.

    SIAL China — visa

    It is crucial to arrange for a business visa well in advance when planning to attend SIAL China. In order to obtain a business visa, you need to contact the organizer. The contact information is provided on the official website.

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