From November 1-3 2017, the Agricultural Trade Office (ATO) in Beijing coordinated the U.S. pavilion at the China Fisheries and Seafood Expo (CFSE) in Qingdao, China. U.S. exhibitors reported introducing more than 80 new products at CFSE, and making over 400 new business contacts. Projected on-site sales were $1.45 million and estimated 12-month sales as a result of the show are $17 million. During the CFSE, ATO Beijing held the first U.S.-China Aquatic Products Seminar to educate influential Chinese seafood importers and distributors about U.S. seafood sustainability, quality, and safety.
China: Chinese Seafood Importers Learn About U.S. Fishery Sustainability and Quality at CFSE