ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA is back this year, taking place on 2-4 November 2022 at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok together with ASIA FRUIT CONGRESS.
Exhibitor demand is high as the global fresh fruit and vegetable business is eagerly anticipating the opportunity to meet in person again cementing ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA’s position as Asia’s premier trade show for the fresh produce industry.
ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA brings together leading players, high-quality fresh produce buyers and suppliers from across the world and from every step of the value chain. Exhibitors from some 41 different countries and regions have already signed up to take part at this year’s show in the Thai capital, underlining once again the truly international profile of the event.
A wide range of markets across Asia-Pacific will be represented, including Australia, China, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, New Zealand, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and Vietnam.
In addition, exhibitors from Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Mexico, the Netherlands, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States and more will be showcasing their products and services at the event.
Logistics players out in force
As ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA attracts leading suppliers of technology and services throughout the value chain, the logistics sector will be well represented at this year’s show. Long-term exhibitors CMA CGM, Hamburg Süd and MSC are set to make a strong comeback, while DHL, Ocean Network Express (ONE) and Kuehne + Nagel are all exhibiting again. A number of logistics companies will also exhibit for the first time at ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA 2022, including CEVA Logistics, Singapore’s Changi Airport Group and Zim Integrated Shipping Services.
Zim Integrated Shipping Services provides logistics solutions for perishable transportation worldwide, and head of the group’s global reefers and special cargo unit, Michael Shvarzman, said ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA was the perfect platform to promote its offering.
“As a leading provider of advanced solutions for perishables and sensitive cargo, we aim to expand our reach, and ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA is a perfect platform to showcase our abilities. This year we take part and exhibit, to present our brand’s capabilities as a reefer expert in Asia. We’re looking forward to meeting many new customers and to present our unique ZIMonitor reefer technology and service package.”
Thailand announced the simplified Thailand Pass registration and new entry rules for international arrivals, effective from 1 June 2022, making it even easier for international visitors to attend ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA. International travellers who are fully vaccinated are no longer required to provide proof of a pre-arrival negative RT-PCR test nor undergo a test on arrival. Unvaccinated/not fully vaccinated who are able to upload proof of a negative RT-PCR or professional ATK test within 72 hours of travel via the Thailand Pass system will also be allowed entry and are free to travel within the country.