About the exhibition:
SIAL is an exhibition with a long history. It was first held in 1964 at the initiative of professional associations and with the support of the French government. SIAL is now held every two years at the exhibition center Paris-Nord Villepinte Parc d'Expositions et Centre de Conventions (VIPARIS).
In addition to the exhibition in Paris, SIAL group organizes major events in China, the UAE, Canada and Brazil. In 2014, the SIAL Asean industrial branch event in Philippines was conducted by the SIAL group.
SIAL Paris is traditionally oriented to industry professionals providing them with a quality platform to present their products and establish commercial relationships. “Consumer goods forum”, which is held within the framework of SIAL, was attended by 650 managers of retail chains from 70 countries.
SIAL Paris 2016 in numbers*:
- 155,766 visitors
- 194 countries
- 90% of visitors were satisfied with their visit
- 9 out of 10 visitors appreciated the diversity of the exposed products
- 9 out of 10 visitors said that SIAL was a great place for establishing business links
* Data by TNS Sofres