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CPF2018 Post-show Report
6th China (Guangzhou) International Pet Fair 2018 (CPF2018)
Date: March 23rd-25th, 2018
Venue: Guangzhou International Sourcing Center
Show Overview 
Show Floor: 25,000 sq.m (up 20%)
Exhibitor: 250+ (up 24%)
Visitor Footfalls: 15,700+ Person times (up 30%)
Oversea Buyers: 830+ (Up 52%) 
Overseas Brands Accounted for 18% Exhibitors!
CPF showed its resolution to go international by having its first ever Overseas Brands Exhibition Zone. Association of Korea Pet Products Export (AKPPE) has been our staunchest overseas partner, organizing its enterprise members to attend the show as exhibitors! All together, overseas brands made up 18% of total exhibitor attendance.
Exhibitor Snapshot
Partial Recommended Domestic Brands
Partial Recommended Overseas Brands
Exhibitor Analysis by Sectors 
23% Pet Grooming Supplies
40% Pet Foods & Production Equipment
15% Live Pets
27% Medical Supplies
24% Pet Attires & Accessories
21% Pet Houses & Beds
18% Pet Toys
10% Training Supplies
8% Other Services 
Exhibitor Satisfaction Survey 
95% exhibitors achieved their overall objectives; 
94% exhibitors were satisfied with the visitor quality and quantity;
83% exhibitors received overseas orders on site or gained valuable overseas sales leads;
80% exhibitors sold most or all their exhibits on site;
Professional Buyer Analysis by Sectors
33% Distributor/Dealer/Vendor 
29% Agent/Importer/Exporter
23% Wholesaler/Chain Store
25% Online & Offline Pet Store
19% Manufacturer
18% Pet Hospitals & Clinics
17% Pet Breeder
23% Grooming School/Pet Salon
7% Pet Trainer
4% Other
Overseas Buyer Satisfaction Survey
92% overseas buyers found what they needed;
89% overseas buyers were willing to attend the next edition;
94% overseas buyer were impressed by the quality of exhibitors;
91% overseas buyers already did business or considered cooperation with exhibitors they met at the show. 
Pet Humanization Driving Trends in All Sectors!
With China’s pet parent demographics now heavily characterized by white collars who are willing to spend more for the health and happiness of their pets, a trend of pet humanization is sweeping across the whole industry, spawning new pet services as well as impacting the more traditional product categories, as you can see at CPF 2018.
China Pet Industry Operation & Management Workshop
Touching on subjects like dog psychology, dog nutrition, dog training, basic nursing, grooming, breeding, dog care and etc, China Pet Industry Operation & Management Workshop was a free-to-attend educational 3-day programme for current and to-be pet shop owners, groomers, trainers, breeders, pet owners and etc. 3 high-achieving speakers shared the best practices for pet business operation and management based on their own experience with an exclusive audience of 200.
Speaker Faculty
Other Concurrent Activities
See You Next Year!
That is the wrap on CPF 2018! If you have missed this edition, then remember to plan ahead this time for next year! Mark the date March 29th-31st, 2019 and venue Guangzhou International Sourcing Center for CPF 2019, and follow our website for the latest development!
Contact Us
Guangdong Grandeur International Exhibition Group
CPF Organizing Committee
Contact Person: Mandy Tsang
Tel: +86 20 29037372 / +86 15918775956
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Guangdong Grandeur International Exhibition Group
Guangzhou Mingyi Exhibition Ltd
Yangcheng Evening News
CPF Organizing Committee
Contact Person: Mandy Tsang
Tel: +86 20 29037372 / +86 15918775956
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