The 14th edition of CAHE took place in Shenyang, China, from 18 to 20 May. The Netherlands was represented by two pavilions: Holland PIG pavilion and Holland POULTRY pavilion, including many NAFTC members (CID Lines, Hotraco, Pas Reform, Vencomatic, Veltman Guangzhou) and partners (Nedap, RBI Agri). Due to measures of the organisers of the exhibition, CAAA, all days were visited well with high quality demands.
On the first day, NAFTC organised in cooperation with Netherlands embassy and Nedap a well-participated cocktail party on the 18th afternoon. Many Chinese media reported on this cocktail giving wide-spread promotion for Dutch technology. On the 19th morning NAFTC director Ina Enting and agricultural counsellor Martin Olde Monnikhof participated the opening ceremony of CAHE. It needs to be remarked that they were among a total of only 6 invited foreign representatives to join the opening ceremony. On 20th morning the Mayor of Shenyang visited the Holland PIG pavilion, urging his staff to cooperate more with the Netherlands.
CAHE is the largest animal husbandry exhibition in China, attracting a wide variety of companies in the Chinese pig or poultry chains. NAFTC / DMFC organised for the 6th time the Holland Pavilion. Don’t miss it next time. CAHE 2017 will be on same date – 18-20 ma; location to be confirmed.