One of the focuses during the convention is to enhance Halal Certification Bodies’ understanding on Halal Standard Malaysia, with emphasis on Halal CBs’ roles and responsibilities in managing the halal certificates systematically in accordance to the Halal Standards. Another element to be put forward during the convention is strengthening the role of Halal Certification Bodies in global economy with special emphasis on e-commerce, mainly on the recognition of Halal Certification Bodies whilst strengthening the two-way relationship between Malaysia and International Halal Certification Bodies.
MIHAS is an annual 4-day trade exhibition held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. MIHAS is hosted by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Malaysia, and is organised by the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE). Respected as a modern, peaceful and prosperous Islamic country especially among OIC member countries, Malaysia has the added advantage of championing the halal cause. With more than 22,000 trade visitors flocking into the MIHAS 2017, it had resulted in total immediate and negotiated trade value of over RM1.01 billion. Today, MIHAS is the premier event that is not limited to the ASEAN region alone but is also supported internationally by the enthusiastic participation of International Pavilions from countries across the globe.
This biennial event has proved to stay relevant to the Asian markets’ needs. From innovative food ingredients, Halal food and beverages, speciality coffee equipment and accessories, unique tea blends, the latest bakery equipment, the most stylish of tableware and furnishing, to disruptive technology for backend foodservice or for frontend guest experiences and many more, FHA caters to your every business needs! In addition to the plethora of exhibits, a dynamic show floor awaits. FHA organises and hosts a series of world-class culinary competitions, top-notch workshops and courses, as well as a comprehensive range of conferences, seminars and masterclasses, to complete your show experience.
With a global population of more than 1600 million Muslims, for which more than 40 million living in Europe, the continent has become an important market to develop the Halal industry, and the big producers and European companies have begun to create new products and services to fit this market. Due in part to the high purchasing power of this community, the European Halal industry is valued at 70 billion dollars. A worldwide market estimated to reach 1.81 trillion euros in 2020. As Maghreb’s gateway to Europe, Spain has a long Andalusian tradition and excellent relations with the MENA region countries. Halal food sector will move 2,5 billion in 2019 (21.2% of world food expenditure), $ 54 billion for the cosmetics sector and $ 145 billion for the tourism sector, with 108 million travelers globally. EXPOHALAL will gather the highest quality products of the Halal industry. A meeting point of Halal buyers and suppliers between East and West.
The global halal industry is large and has an annual growth rate between 10 – 20 %. There is a high demand for a wide range of halal products. During European Halal Expo 2018 international conferences and seminars will be held. A variety of topics will be covered, including market trends, strategic developments and future expectations. Special attention will be given to the major changes (on a European and global level) with regard to politics, consumption and production and international networks. EHE2018 will be re-located VIVEurope and a part of the first European Smart Food Production Week.
Largest ASEAN Halal Trade and Consumer Expo, HALFEST ASEAN 2017 is happening from 23rd to 27th August 2017 at the MINES International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MIECC), Kuala Lumpur. The 6th edition of HALFEST ASEAN will be hosted by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) and organised by Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC), the Malaysian Halal industry authority. This year's feature ministry will be the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development (KKLW).
The 10th Edition of 'India Foodex 2018' will be held from 31st August - 2nd September 2018 at BIEC, Bangalore, India. In order to enhance its value further, there will be concurrent shows addressing the needs of the different related sectors, 9th 'GrainTech India 2018', 8th 'DairyTech India 2018', 5th 'MeatTech Asia 2018', 3rd SnackBev India 2018 & Hotel Restaurant & Catering Expo 2018 (HRC Expo) . The Ninth edition of India’s largest food and agribusiness exposition series, India Foodex, offered an impressive show of food processing, packaging, storage and warehousing technologies to the visitors and delighted the exhibitors with overwhelming response. Over the years, the series have gained immense popularity among the leading international players of the sector and provide the opportunity to emerging players to make their mark in the industry. "India Foodex 2017" which, besides India, attracted participation from over 30 countries had more than 450 exhibitors, who displayed their products at the show receiving a footfall of 35000+ trade visitors. AgriBusiness Excellence Awards held on August 28 was a token gesture of appreciation to those who understood the soul of Indian food industry and transformed it to make a mark in the Global market. Though a new addition to the series, it garnered immense response from the industry. The prominent ones were awarded as a token of appreciation
HALFEST TOKYO will be the first largest Halal expo in Japan to assist local and international Halal industry players. Come and experince Halal Expo like you have never before. Next year 2018, the sectors presented are wider and will be something to look forward to. Stay tuned!
The Exposition on Islamic Innovation (i-Inova) is a series of successful exposition that began in 2010. It is an exhibition and competition to introduce innovative products from higher learning institutions and research institute from local and abroad. The objective of this expo is to expose innovations that were achieved through research activities by students and researchers in Malaysia and the international institutions of higher learning. Through this exposure, we hope that innovation and creative thinking can be continued as a culture in order to meet government aspiration.
Since its beginnings in 2001, the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) has grown to become one of the region’s most recognized international invention fairs. MTE 2018 is the 17th edition of this prestigious event, and is expected to showcase 500+ exhibits in 2018. Themed “Asia’s Inventions and Innovations Marketplace”, MTE2018 provides the ideal venue for inventors, designers and entrepreneurs to showcase their latest inventions, ideas, prototypes, products and designs to investors, manufacturers, distributors and marketers in Asia and beyond who are seeking new ideas to work on, making it the ideal platform for technological commercialization and collaboration. MTE aims to uphold the high ideals of innovation and scientific progress, as the ideal platform for inventors, innovators and technopreneurs to establish their identity and promote innovative ideas that have the potential to change the world. Its concurrent awards programmes, the Invention & Innovation Awards and the Malaysia International Design Expo & Awards (mIDEAS) will once again bring due recognition to the best inventions, designs and innovations of the year. These awards are organized and endorsed by the Malaysian Association of Research Scientists (MARS). As one of the most recognized invention awards in the region, the Invention & Innovation Awards will once again serve as a gateway for inventors and scientists in gaining international recognition; it continues to foster excellence in the growth of innovative technologies, products and solutions. Winners have had opportunities to compete at overseas competitions including the prestigious International Invention Fair of the Middle East (Kuwait), International Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products (Geneva), and Seoul International Invention Fair (Korea) and win awards worldwide. As youths are the future, the Asian Youth Innovation Awards & Expo returns at MTE 2018 to provide a platform for younger inventors and budding entrepreneurs an ideal venue to show their inventions to the world and gain invaluable experience in the process.
As the global F&B community gears up for this principal opportunity to source the latest and best products at the best price, Gulfood is promising a wave of new services and innovations to reflect changes in consumer demand. The fully booked-out event will once again welcome more than 5,000 exhibitors showcasing products across 8 primary market sectors.
Halal Expo Australia (HEA), is a progressive organisation for Halal and Islamic events in Australia with the mission to be an Australian-based prime hub for sharing talent, knowledge, and resources for the Halal industry and Halal lifestyle through national & international events that ultimately benefit everyone.
Hosted and organized by Penang State Government of Malaysia under its halal facilitation agency, Halal Penang, Penang International Halal Expo and Conference (PIHEC) 2018 is an ideal platform and converging point for exhibitors and trade clients across regions of Southeast Asia, West Asia & Europe to promote and market wide array of halal consumable and non-consumable products.
As the demand for halal food & beverage, lifestyle products and services are growing in globally, this expo will be the best platform for the global halal industry to converge here in Kuala Lumpur. To promote the halal brands, products, knowledge and awareness widely here in KL, we will be hosting the expo along with the halal forum at Mid Valley Exhibition Centre early January 2018. The trade and consumer halal expo is fully supported by the Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia (JAKIM).