Vinexpo Hong Kong is to take place between May 24-26 at the city’s convention and Exhibition Centre. The event follows the successful show in 2014 which saw 1300 exhibitors from 34 countries around the world attracting 17 000 wine and spirits professionals from across Asia Pacific. The 2016 show will be pivotal in the area’s growth, driven by the Chinese market which is currently the fifth largest consumer market for wine in the world.
Vinexpo Tokyo is returning for the second time and again targets high-end restaurants, sommeliers and distribution in Japan. It will take place between November 15 and 16at Prince Park Tower Hotel Tokyo. The 2014 edition featured 500 wine and spirits suppliers with 3200 visitors, 85% of which came from Japan.