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08.05.2019 | Наталья Кулагина

International Commodity Fair 2019

The international exhibition International Commodity Fair (ICF 2019), which will be held on June 18–20, 2019 at the Expocenter (Moscow), will unite several international projects aimed at developing export-import relations between Russia and foreign countries. 


The extensive exhibition exposition ICF 2019 includes the fourth National Exhibition of high-quality consumer goods from China China Commodity Fair, the platform of Russian exporters Russia Export Platform, as well as expositions of international export-oriented companies. The main mission of the exhibition is to support international trade, increase non-commodity exports of Russia, demonstrate the current situation on the market and establish business ties at the level of business and regional structures of various countries.


The International Commodity Fair will be attended by more than 400 suppliers of goods for contract production from China, Russia, the UAE, Kyrgyzstan and Serbia. 




ICF 2019 These are 12,000 visitors from 30 countries and 77 regions of Russia who will come to the exhibition to find reliable suppliers.


Manufacturers from China will traditionally be represented at the main exhibition of high-quality consumer goods China Commodity Fair, held for the fourth time under the auspices of the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China. The association with the exposition of consumer goods of Russia and the CIS in the format of the International Commodity Fair will significantly expand the opportunities for business communication and the establishment of partnerships. In 2019, 330 manufacturers demonstrate the export potential of the Chinese consumer market.



For the first time at the exhibition site, Russian federal and regional producers of consumer goods focused on exports will present their latest achievements and environmentally friendly products to foreign businesses. The national exposition of Russia will feature companies from 17 Russian regions, including the Republic of Tyva, Vladimir, Pskov, Kaliningrad, Yaroslavl, Kaluga, Lipetsk, Tomsk, Arkhangelsk, Tver, Saratov, Bryansk, Voronezh, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk Regions, Krasnodar and Krasnoyarsk Krai.



The main exposition of the exhibition includes such sections as: clothing and accessories; home furnishings; household appliances and electronics; kitchen goods and porcelain; goods for children; souvenirs, gifts, handicrafts; goods for health and beauty; goods for the garden and outdoor activities; food, agricultural products.



During the 3 days of the exhibition, special thematic zones will be allocated for visitors and participants of the International Commodity Fair 2019 . A single Consulting Center, whose participating companies will help to understand logistics and customs clearance issues, foreign trade financing and other aspects of cooperation with foreign partners. Among the participants of the zone: KW Service, AMTEK, Kitlogistic, , Hong Kong Logistics.


Visitors of the exhibition will touch the novelties of household appliances and electronics in a specially organized exhibition China Innovation Brand Zone, and will also take part in a raffle of prizes and souvenirs from famous Chinese brands.



In addition to the zone of the best electronics brands, a smart technology zone Smart Home Display Zone will be organized, which will be headlined by Tuya Smart One of the largest developers of AI + IoT systems and the world's leading interactive voice AI platform that unites consumers, brands, manufacturers, OEMs and retail chains. Representatives of the companies will hold presentations of new products and services, as well as answer all your questions.


Visitors of the exhibition will also be able to plunge into the world of VR technologies at the stand of the company Industrial Safety Technologies (TPB). Representatives of the company will talk about the latest developments in the field of virtual reality, present their new VR products and services, introduce advanced technologies and a comprehensive solution in the field of education and industrial process management, as well as modern methods of simplification and visualization of educational materials.



In a separate business zone, the exhibition participants will hold direct trade and procurement sessions with buyers from Russia, China and Central Asia. They will be provided with personal translators, pre-selected companies, and a convenient schedule will be compiled.


International Commodity Fair


The business program of the exhibition also promises to be useful and eventful. Messe Frankfurt RUS and the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China (MOFCOM) will hold an international business forum "Trade Cooperation Practice". Together with representatives of the largest trading companies, regional administrations and specialized associations, visitors and participants of the exhibition will discuss new opportunities and pressing problems of cooperation with China in 2019 and topical issues of foreign trade:

  • contract production;
  • risks of working with foreign suppliers;
  • measures of state support.


The speakers of the forum in 2019 will be representatives of Moscow Export Center, Ozon, White Bridge Consulting, Russian Export Center, Gordon and Sons Agency, Associations of Small and Medium-sized Exporters, platforms .


More information about the program can be found at link.



Also, the Award Ceremony for the best electronics manufacturers will be held within the framework of the exhibition. For the second time on the stage of the exhibition, well-known Russian and foreign brands, as well as rapidly developing manufacturers of household appliances, will compete for first place in various nominations. In 2018, Huawei, Haier, Lenovo, Midea, Gree, Hisense and others took part in the ceremony.


The Cultural Festival of Chinese Traditions will take place on June 20, the third day of the exhibition. It includes master classes in calligraphy and painting, musical and dance performances, skits and poems in Chinese, organized jointly with the Russian-Chinese Association "Kitania" and the Club of Oriental Culture "Two Empires".  



The exhibition will feature a special tea ceremony area with tasting of the best varieties of Chinese tea. Representatives of the DAO tea house will talk about all the nuances of the tea ceremony, including the methods and time of brewing, the differences between different varieties and special rituals.


The exhibition is organized by Messe With, Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China with the support of the TOrganizational and Industrial Chamber of the Russian Federation and the Central Exhibition Center "Expocentre".


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Photos: provided by the organizers