The European Union is the Region of Honour at this year's SIAL China exhibition in Shanghai. The
EU will be present with an EU Pavilion and more than 25 EU Member States pavilions that together will cover more than 6000 sqm.These Pavilions will display a wide variety of EU agricultural food and beverage products, reinforcing the message of safety and quality offered by
The EU Pavilion will propose exciting and dynamic activities, including product showcasing, cooking demonstrations, innovative EU-Chinese product pairing demonstrations by famous chefs and information sessions on EU food quality and safety policies.
The presence of the EU as Region of Honour
at SIAL China celebrates the deepening trade relations between the EU and China. China was the second largest importer of EU agricultural and processed agricultural products in
2016, receiving 8,7% of all EU agricultural exports. EU imports from China
represent 4.5% of EU total agri-food imports (ranked 4) – (Source: Agri-food trade statistical