The 3rd edition of the Cosmoprof Asia’s “One Fair, Two Venues” formula exceeded expectations with record-breaking figures for Cosmoprof Asia and Cosmopack Asia, which registered 87,284 attendees from 135 countries and regions and 3,030 exhibiting companies from 53 countries and regions, according to the organisers.
Cosmopack Asia, which took place at the AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE) from 13 to 15 November, hosted exhibitors from the supply chain (raw materials and ingredients, machinery and automation, primary and secondary packaging, contract manufacturing, applicators and private labels), meanwhile, Cosmoprof Asia took place at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) from 14 to 16 November and focused on finished goods across all the main cosmetic sectors (perfumery and cosmetics, beauty salon and spa, hair, nail, and accessories, as well as natural and organic).
The number of visitors increased by 4.2% compared to 2017. Among them 62,964 came from abroad, up 3.2% from last year.
“We are honoured to announce record-breaking numbers of Cosmoprof Asia 2018,” said Antonio Bruzzone, General Manager BolognaFiere. “This exhibition is the perfect stage for companies, retailers, importers, buyers and distributors interested in new business opportunities in Asia. The success of Cosmoprof Asia is the result of a profitable collaboration between BolognaFiere Group, organiser of the events of the Cosmoprof international network, and UBM Asia Ltd. We are working together to aid the development of the beauty industry worldwide.”
The next edition of the event will be held on 12 to 14 November 2019, for Cosmopack Asia, and on 13 to 15 November 2019 for Cosmoprof Asia.