AMSTERDAM, Sept. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - With the condition of Indonesian
market improving, the value of all food and beverage products, primary
or processed, has reached IDR650 trillion (approximately USD72.2
billion) and projected to reach IDR710 trillion (approximately USD79
billion) by the end of this year.
"The growth in the food and beverage industry has greatly contributed to
the broad range of leading local, regional and international ingredient
suppliers that are showcasing their products and services at Fi Asia
from the 3-5 October in Jakarta. In fact so much so, we sold out of
exhibition space 4 weeks before the show opening! Their expertise and
quality of ingredients will without doubt provide visitors a welcome
range of product enhancements and ingredient solutions," states the UBM
Live Food Ingredients Portfolio Director, Matthias Baur.
With a short list of companies now waiting to see if they can showcase
their products alongside today's leading 400 top-quality local and
international ingredient suppliers, this year's Fi Asia promises to be
the event not to miss.
Attendees will also have the option to hear first-hand how the
Indonesian Government is planning to create growth in this market at
the opening keynote of the Fi Asia conference, Future of Foods, running
parallel to the Fi Asia tradeshow. Mr H.E. Mohamad S. Hidayat from the
Ministry of Industry, Republic of Indonesia will address in his speech
at the keynote presentation the exact policies and types of support the
Indonesian Government will implement to help the development of the
food ingredient industry in Indonesia.
Fi Asia is also supported by several other key industry associations,
including the Indonesian Food & Beverage Association (GAPMMI), the
Indonesian Association of Food Technologists (PATPI) and Southeast
Asian Food and Agricultural Science and Technology (SEAFAST) Centre.
Their contributions have been specific to this year's development of
the Fi Asia conference which covers current trends and future plans of
the industry. In addition, Innova Market Insights will provide a free
tasting bar to allow visitors to touch taste and smell finished food
products produced from the latest ingredients.
Attendees will have a chance to hear how new products and solutions can
be used directly from the region's leading food ingredients suppliers
at the onsite seminar sessions taking place over the 3 days. Over 30
ingredients suppliers will be presenting, including: DuPont Nutrition &
Health, Firmenich (PT Indesso Nigatama), Beneo Asia Pacific Pte. / PT Foodtech Indonesia (DPO International), AGRAZ / Jebsen & Jessen NutriLife Co., Ltd., DSM Food Specialties / PT United Chemicals Inter Aneka and many more.
The UBM Live team in conjunction with the venue organisers, Jakarta
International Expo, are now preparing for record attendance levels and
have been inundated with inquiries from visitors planning their visit.
Visitors will not only hear industry updates from key regional industry
leaders but use this opportunity to assess a huge variety of products
and services, find new ideas and new inspiration and see how to enhance
their products to grow their market share in this booming market.
Registration for this event is still open, attendees can secure a
complimentary pass by logging onto: http://www.fiasia-indonesia.com
About Fi Asia
Food ingredients (Fi) Asia is your gateway to the ASEAN region with the
exhibition alternating between Indonesia and Thailand. Southeast Asia
is fast becoming a major market in the future of the food ingredients
industry. This source for high quality ingredients and growing consumer
market is now the destination for the industry's key players.
Food ingredients (Fi) Asia was established in 1994 as the premiere
business platform for the rapidly expanding food ingredients market in
the ASEAN region. Now, after 18 years, this pioneering event continues
to be the gold standard for industry events and the only exhibition
that unites the growing ASEAN food ingredients community in one place.
About the organiser
UBM Live is a division of UBMplc, which is headquartered in London, UK.
The office in the Netherlands is the organiser of the world-leading
Health ingredients, Food ingredients, CPhi, ICSE and Informex series of
food and pharmaceutical ingredients trade shows. The Dutch office also
publishes International Food Ingredients Magazine and organises related
conference activities. For more information, visit http://www.ingredientsnetwork.com.
SOURCE: UBM Live
For further information:
Marketing Executive, UBM Live
de Entree 73, Toren A, 1101 BH
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel: +31-(0)20-40-99 588