The organic farming areas are growing worldwide from year to year. Organically grown products must be marketed in a purposeful and sustainable way
On the one hand, the BIOFACH trade fairs held in six key economic regions around the world link raw materials commercial centres with international demand
and, on the other, are the driving force behind the development of regional markets.
BIOFACH, Nuremberg, Germany
In its history spanning more than 20 years BIOFACH has advanced to become the world's largest trade fair for organic products and is held each February in Nuremberg, Germany.
It is organized by NürnbergMesse under the auspices of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM).
The mother of all organic product trade fairs is and remains the international pacesetter for suppliers and buyers in the organic products sector.Next date:
12-15 February 2014www.biofach.de
BIOFACH AMERICA, Baltimore, USA
Strategic consumption is increasingly characterizing US purchasing behaviour. Hollywood is showing us that green is fashionable and has long since shed its purely "ecological" tag.
The manufacturers and trade are responding to the trend of "ethical consumerism" with products which demonstrate fairness towards human beings and nature.
BIOFACH AMERICA in cooperation with Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore is the annual meeting point for the industry’s national and international players.Next date:
18-20 September 2014www.biofach-america.com
BIOFACH AMERICA LATINA, São Paulo, Brazil
The Brazilian government has recognized the advantages of organic farming and is backing the sound, stable development of the organic sector among others through its support for trade fair participations.
The agricultural exports nation Brazil can look back on a successful organic product history and is consistently following the path towards promoting both the domestic market as well as exports.
BIOFACH AMERICA LATINA in partnership with Bio Brazil Fair consolidates as the most important trade fair for the organic segment in Latin America.Next date:
4-7 June 2014www.biofach-americalatina.com
BIOFACH CHINA, Shanghai, China
BIOFACH CHINA, Shanghai has created a qualified sourcing platform in the People's Republic and most certainly contributed to dynamically further developing the marketing of organic products in terms of exports and also the national market.
This is clearly evident in the increase in ecologically managed agricultural space and also the rise in new business models. Next date:
22-24 May 2014www.biofach-china.com
BIOFACH INDIA, Bangalore, India
In India we encounter agricultural diversity which is flourishing thanks to traditional agriculture.
In addition, tried-and-tested methods for raw materials processing, for example in the area of tea and spices but also textiles, make India an attractive prospect for the organic products trade.
BIOFACH INDIA is the most recent addition to the BIOFACH exhibitions and in Bangalore offers a concentrated platform for the organic sector players from the subcontinent as well as worldwide.Next date:
BIOFACH JAPAN, Tokyo, Japan
In Japan sustainable and healthy products are experiencing increased demand. In this country consumers wish to purchase ecologically, ethically and socially-compatible products.
The industry and trade are responding to this return to old values by offering products which take into account well-being and the environment. They are presented to the trade visitors at BIOFACH JAPAN.
Once a year, Tokyo is the meeting place not only for natural and organic food product dealers but also traders in green cosmetics and natural-based textiles. Next date:
VIVANESS, Nuremberg, Germany
The International Trade Fair for Natural Personal Care was launched in 2007.
Its product range covers high-quality, certified natural personal care and body care products along with drugstore articles. The range is complemented by products from the areas of natural-based, organic pharmacists, cures and remedies, wellness and accessories.
This makes VIVANESS the leading trade fair for natural personal care products and is held in high regard as an international meeting place by experts and specialists from the GreenBeauty sector. Next date:
12-15 February 2014www.vivaness.de
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