Vinexpo Launches Two New Shows in Asia
The wine and spirits trade show, Vinexpo, will expand its Asian portfolio to Beijing and Tokyo next year by launching two new events.
The Beijing show will be held from 2nd to 3rd June, with an expected attendance of 200 exhibitors and more than 3,000 wine and spirit professionals from Beijing and north China. The Japan show will launch on 1st and 2nd November, and is expected to attract 400 exhibitors and 3,000 visitors. According to the organiser, the Beijing show is an “extension” of the Vinexpo Asia-Pacific and the Japan show will have a “special emphasis” during the show.
The last edition of the biennial event, Vinexpo Asia-Pacific was held in Hong Kong in 2012, featuring 1,050 exhibitors and 15,785 visitors. The next edition will be held from 27th to 29th May 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), with a 50% increase in exhibition space to 15,000 m2.