China national food industry association (CNFIA) is a self-regulation management organization for national food industry established in October 29, 1981 under the approval of the State Council. China national food industry association has been reformed continually for over past 30 years. It gradually transformed from an organization that performed some government functions at the beginning, to a social intermediary organization to meet the requirements of socialist market and economic system.
The main functions of the association are service, self-discipline, coordination, and rights protection. Its work scope is: First, participate in national or regional food industry planning, provide recommendations for policy or action; second, announce economical information of food industry, and guide the industry healthily developing; third, promote science and technology progress of food industry and improve overall level of development; fourth, cooperation with local government, promote development of leading enterprises of food industry and construct food industry city and food industry park; fifth, take part in building food safety laws and regulations and standard system, to improve food quality, health and safety level; sixth, perfect industry norms and strengthen industry self-regulation; seventh, reflect views and aspirations of food companies initiatively, to protect legitimate rights and interests of enterprises; eighth, participate in work of ensuring food safety actively and establish a good image of the food industry.
Official website of China National Food Industry Association:http://www.cnfia.cn (English Name:China National Food Industry Association)
VNU Exhibitions Asia is a joint venture of Royal Dutch Jaarbeurs and Keylong Exhibitions Service
Co.,Ltd.. As one of the earliest exhibition companies in the country, VNU Exhibitions Asia has been a leader in China's exhibition industry for more than two decades. Through the joint efforts of more than 200 outstanding employees, the company hosts over 20 top exhibitions and conferences in China each year, with a total exhibition area of over 600,000 square meters. The company is headquartered in Shanghai.
As an important member of Jaarbeurs, a 100-year-old European enterprise, VNU Exhibitions Asia has a wealth of operational experience in domestic exhibitions, and has been widely praised by industry partners for its excellent international resources and brand influence. The company is a member of Union of International Fairs (UFI) and "Level A Qualification Unit" of Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Industries Association (SCEIA).
VNU Exhibitions Asia has founded numerous self-owned branded exhibitions with international influence, including Pet Fair Asia, Shanghai International Money Fair, Shanghai World Travel Fair, International Building Industrialization of Construction Exhibition Asia, and HORTI CHINA. Meanwhile, the company has introduced and extensively grown a series of world-renowned branded exhibitions to the Chinese market, such as DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR , R+T Asia, TCT Asia, Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai, and VIV China. Over the past 20 years, VNU Exhibitions Asia has gradually formed its unique characteristics – “glocalization for both local and international projects”. Currently the company has the largest number of self-owned branded exhibitions, and introduced the most international branded exhibitions in China.
In order to meet the development needs of the rapid industry transformation under the new economic situation, VNU Exhibitions Asia will adopt a comprehensive strategic plan for its group development and global deployment. In the future, the company will be driven by information technologies and innovation, continue to take advantage of its ability to integrate resources, and further explore the core fields within the four major sections of construction, lifestyle, agriculture and industry. Innovative business such as conferences and media will be launched and added to the company portfolio too. VNU Exhibitions Asia will strive to create a new China model leading the global exhibition industry.