VIV Turkey 2015 Hosted The Global Poultry Industry

viv turkey 2015The meeting of the poultry industry in Turkey, VIV TURKEY 2015 opened its doors to the trade visitors for the seventh time in Hall 9-10-11 of Istanbul Expo Center with an additional professional tent outside the fairground. This year’s fair attracted 512 exhibitors, with 153 from Turkey and 359 from abroad, as they presented their newest products and services for three days.

VIV TURKEY was officially opened following the speeches of Deputy Secretary of Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Mehmet Hadi Tunç, Prof. Dr. Rüveyde Akbay, President of World’s Poultry Science Association (WPSA) Turkish branch and Bekir Çakıcı, General Manager of HKF Trade Fairs. Additionally Deputy General Director of Republic of Turkey Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Burhan Demirok and Istanbul Provincial Director Hamit Aygül and other related association presidents were also present at the opening ceremony.

The largest VIV TURKEY fair to date

VIV TURKEY is a fair that has been given the UFI Approved Event certificate by the world’s leading fair industry union UFI and is also a member of the European Agricultural Fairs Federation EURASCO. VIV TURKEY is an event that provides a platform for the Turkish poultry sector’s leading companies in the white meat, egg, equipment and technology sector where international relations are cultivated and export markets are created. An international trademark of the Dutch based VNU Exhibitions Europe, VIV TURKEY has managed to become the sole poultry trade fair both in Turkey and the surrounding region, thus being and indispensable event for the sector. This year’s fair showed an increase in participation of 10% compared to the 2013 edition and is set apart from other VIV fairs organized around the world due to the fact that the poultry sector is exhibited exclusively, making it the world’s second largest VIV fair.


Purchasing committees visited VIV TURKEY 2015

The show which was held from 11th to 13th of June was visited by purchasing committees of approximately 350 people coming from all around the world. Purchasing committees members from Algeria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Sudan, Tatarstan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan and UAE held meetings with the exhibitors.

VIV TURKEY 2015 broke visitor record

Besides breaking the record of exhibitors this year’s show also broke the visitor record. The 2013 edition was visited by more than 8 thousand trade visitors whereas the 2015 edition was visited by 16.122 sector professionals which indicate a 100% growth in visitors. You can click here for the detailed post show report.


Poultry industry was examined closely throughout the fair

Poultry sector and the latest technologies were closely examined at the side events such as seminars and panels during VIV TURKEY 2015. A panel was jointly organized by HKF Trade Fairs and Turkish Poultry Promotion Group with the title of ‘Poultry Sector and its Future Goals’. In addition to that exhibitors Tavsan, Munters Turkey and Muyang held seminars during the fair.


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Stand bookings for the 8th edition of VIV TURKEY which is going to be held from 27th to 29th of April 2017 have already started. Contact us now to book your stand.