Start date: 10/01/2019 10:00

End date: 10/01/2019 12:30

Venue: China-Britain Business Council

Costs: Free

Open for: Members only

Address: 3rd Floor, Portland House, Bressenden Place, London, SW1E 5BH

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China Food and Drink market update – Regulatory changes and new opportunities (London)

CBBC Event

January 10
Ahead of a busy new year of opportunities and challenges for the UK agrifood sector in China we are bringing you the latest updates in the regulatory field, some analysis of the government reform of Chinese agrifood supervision agencies that took place and the latest consumer trends insights.
This member briefing will also offer the opportunity for you all to meet with Ray Smith, the new Agriculture, Food and Drink Counsellor at the British Embassy in Beijing. We will share the main highlights of the food and drink China diary for next year. Do not miss it!
We look forward to seeing you all in the new year!

Time Agenda
10:00 - 10:30 Registration &  Refreshments
10:30 - 10:40  Welcome and introductions by Antoaneta Becker, Director Food and Drink, CBBC
10:40 - 11:00 Policy and regulatory update for UK exporters of food and drink to China
- Ray Smith, Agriculture, Food and Drink Counsellor, British Embassy Beijing
11:00 - 11:20  China agrifood agencies reform and what it means for UK exporters
- Lilly Liu, Head of Government Affairs, CCIC London 
11:20 - 11:40   What Chinese consumers want -  new opportunities for UK food and drink exporters
-Antoaneta Becker, Food and Drink Sector Lead UK, CBBC
11:40 – 12:00  IFE London, SIAL China, Best of British Shanghai and other dates for your diary this year – update and planning
12.10 – 12.30 Q/A & Networking