INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF FOOD INDUSTRY AND PACKAGING IFFIP OFFICIALLY OPEN
Today at 12:00 in the KyivExpoPlaza exhibition center the official opening ceremony of the main event in food industry and packaging of Ukraine, i.e. IFFIP 2016, was held. IFFIP unites the key spheres and represents the latest novelties and innovations that have found their reflection in the following exhibitions: Food Expo, Pack Fair, FoodTechMash, and Bakery and Confectionary Industry.
Among the guests of the ceremony were long-standing partners of the show: Volodymyr V. Chereda, president of Ukrainian Bakers Association; Valerii M. Kryvoshei, president of Packagers Club of Ukraine. Volodymyr A. Ivanov, chairman of the Board of Kyiv International Contract Fair, said in his welcome speech: “I would to underline that the industry’s leading event – the IFFIP international forum – is a quite objective reflection of the present situation in food and packaging industry. This year, all quantitative indexes of the show have grown. The exhibition area has grown by 30% up to 6,000 sq.m. with about 200 companies participating in it. The forum represents new products and technologies of the companies from 14 regions of Ukraine and 4 foreign countries, among which are Germany, the Netherlands, Turkey and France”.
Volodymyr V. Chereda, president of Ukrainian Bakers Association: “It is a great pleasure to participate in the official opening ceremony of the Forum. I am delighted that notwithstanding the difficulties the industry experiences the exhibition has grown in volume. I wish all exhibitors would signnew beneficial contracts”. During the official opening ceremony the president of Ukrainian Bakers Association awarded Oleg P. Koval, general director of Kyiv International Contract Fair, Oleksandr O. Batalov, project director, and Maryna A. Tertytsia, project manager, with certificates of acknowledgement for reliable partnership and organization of the Bakery and Confectionery Industry 2016.
“In the name of Ukrainian packagers, I would like to congratulate everyone with the opening of the Pack Fair exhibition. I would like to notice that notwithstanding the difficult times, Ukrainian packagers demonstrate great achievements. Now, our organization unites over 150 enterprises with over 1,500 employees. As far as our local packaging is concerned, 46 Ukrainian packages have obtained awards at the international contest World Star”, Valerii M. Kryvoshei, president of Packagers Club of Ukraine, remarked.
Business events program at IFFIP plays an important role and is annually visited by thousands of professionals.
Hurry up to visit the main event of the sector, learn the latest news of food industry and packaging, see and analyze market development tendencies among the first, open new opportunities and set vectors and plans for business promotion.
The International Forum of Food Industry and Packaging IFFIP 2016 will continue its work till the 14th of April at the KyivExpoPlaza exhibition center, 2-B Saliutna Str., Kyiv, Ukraine!