Jilin Province to host the International Food Safety Expo
On the afternoon of July 25, the pressconference for theEighth China(Changchun) International Food SafetyExpo was held. TheExpo will be heldfrom October 17 to 20 in ChangchunInternational Convention and ExhibitionCentre.The Expo integrates food safety, brand display, technology exchange, investment attraction and internationalprocurementinto one, highlights the food industry’s resource integrationand valuechain construction under the impact ofglobal economiccrisis, and provides a professionalservice platform for China'sfood industryto go into the world. It is understood thatthe Expohas an exhibition area of25,000 square meters, plans to invite 1200 enterprises, and establishes national geographical indication products, children's health food,halal food, food machinery, food packaging and other professionalexhibition areas. The relevantenterprises from domestic provinces, municipalities and autonomous regionsas well asSoutheast Asia,Africa, Europeand other countries andregions willparticipate in the exhibition. By then, theExpowill have held Food SafetySummit, Specialty Foods andFranchiseInvestmentFair,corporate brandimage promotion,food and healthlectures,non-materialcultural heritage andethnic custom exhibition and other activities. To ensuresafety and reliability of the exhibition goods, allthe exhibitorsmust provide business licenses,enterprise certificationcertificates, foodproduction licenses,food distribution licensesandcertificates of origin, etc.; all the exhibitsmust providetesting certificates, traceability documents, commodity certificates andcollating marks; national geographical indication products shall not only meet the above conditions, but also provideproof of geographical indication productsidentification; before admitted, all the exhibits must accept thejoint inspection unit’sinspection and on-siteirregularsampling, and must attached with "two-dimensional codes" to preventcheap copies and traveling salesmen..