Health and Nutrition in China – The landscape for British supplements and health foods, London, 22 March 2018

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Chinese consumers’ demand for health foods– driven by factors like population ageing, limited availability of primary healthcare, increased disposable incomes and concerns about food safety and environmental pollution – has been well publicised in recent years. The boom in e-commerce and direct sales (personal shopper or ‘daigou’) channels for health foods have also attracted widespread interest.

According to a 2016 study by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), China’s health foods market is worth more than US$144.2 billion. As of June 2016, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) had approved a total of 16,573 health food products, of which 15,822 were domestic and only 751 were imported. 
As numbers above suggest the market opportunity for UK companies is vast but a sound understanding of the business environment and regulatory framework for health foods is prerequisite for a successful entry and expansion into the market. 

Agenda
09.30 – Arrival and registration
10.00 – Welcome and introduction - Antoaneta Becker, Director Food and Drink, CBBC
10.10 – Overview of the health foods market in China – Antoaneta Becker
10.30 - Regulations and Chinese GB standards applied during the import of health foods, labelling and branding requirements - Yang Jiao, TBT Research Division Director, China’s General Administration for Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ)
11.00 – Labeling and traceability services – Ariel Liang, CCIC London
11.15 – Cross-border e-commerce opportunity – TBC
11.30 – Q/A 
12.00 – Refreshments and networking
13.00 - End

 

Event venue:
China-Britain Business Council
3rd Floor, Portland House
Bressenden Place
London
SW1E 5BH

 

 

March 22nd, 2018 9:30 AM   to   1:00 PM
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