What are the advantages of exhibiting at Green Expo 2018?
In 2016-2017 “FlowersExpo” was recognized by the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs as the best Russian fair of the sector. The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry awarded it the UFI sign for the high level of organization and significance of the project for the world market of flowers and plants.
With the global development of Internet technologies “FlowersExpo” is very popular in the professional community which appreciates the project for a high level of concentration of both participants and visitors, for its efficiency, wide representation of leaders of the domestic and world markets.
The fair features active participation of not only foreign suppliers of the green sector products but also participation of the largest operators of the Russian flower market, presence of many local producers of floral and ornamental products from Russian regions.
And most of all, a high business and professional level of visitors who come to the fair from all Russian regions, cities, towns and the most remote places of the country and, not least, from all former Union republics now independent states of Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
“FlowersExpo” means good business contacts and meetings with new suppliers and customers, guaranteed promotion of products on the Russian market.
According to international participants of the fair it is a perfect opportunity to increase their brands’ visibility, to meet customers, to get general information about new prospects and sentiments of the Russian market.
Some participation results from the last edition?
In 2017 402 companies from 27 countries, including 169 Russian companies and 233 international ones, took part in the fair. The largest number of participants came from Ecuador (45 companies), Holland (44) and Colombia (27).
Main exhibition sections: the largest section of cut flowers and potted flowers is 52%. In second place seeds, planting material, nursery products - 24%. Floristics and landscape - 11%. Technique - 7%. Soils, fertilizers, plant protection products, related products - 6%.
The Participants “FlowersExpo-2018”.
Holland, 50 companies, is especially large-scale. It represents not only flowers, but also planting stock, nursery products, greenhouse technologies and equipment. On the import of flowers from Holland, Russia is included in the top 10 countries of the world.
Of Ecuador, which supplies 60% of roses to the Russian market, 47 exhibitors participate, among them many new plantations and suppliers. They represent not only their famous roses, but also their other best grades of cut flowers.
Colombia, where Russia occupies the fifth place in the export of flowers, represents 20 companies. The main products are roses, carnations, chrysanthemum, alstromeria, bouquet greens.
Cut flowers of the local production were displayed by companies from St. Petersburg, Moscow region, Penza, Kaluga, Republics of Udmurtia, Adygea and Mordovia.
The fair was visited by over 15 000 businessmen from 200 Russian cities and 45 foreign countries. 70% of Russian visitors were businessmen, distributors, buyers, company owners.
Their interest: flowers – 53%; seeds, planting stock, nurseries – 20%; floristics and landscape – 17%; equipment and technology – 10%.