Canadian Functional Food and Natural Health Products Industry
With the development of economy, people begin to pay more and more attention to physical and mental health. Presumably, health care products are essential daily food for office workers. People who have the experience of buying health products should be no stranger to functional foods and natural health products produced in Canada. At the same time, Canada's complete regulations and food supervision system also provide a strong guarantee for the production of world-class functional foods and natural health products.
What are functional foods and natural supplements?
Functional foods refer to foods that have more active ingredients and are proven to be beneficial to health, such as probiotic yogurt.
Health supplements refer to foods extracted from natural resources and proven to be beneficial to health, such as fish oil capsules and glucan supplements.
Trustworthy quality and innovation
The Canadian functional foods and natural supplements industry is a major driver of innovation and growth worldwide. In 2011, there were more than 750 companies in Canada specializing in the development and production of functional foods and natural health products, with a total revenue of 16.4 billion Canadian dollars.
Canada also has the world's leading agricultural production and agricultural food export base. Foreign investors can also take full advantage of Canada's agriculture-focused infrastructure, with easy market access and the ability to export their products efficiently.
Plenty of opportunities for investors
Foreign investors have made full use of Canada's rich agricultural and marine resources to produce functional foods and natural health products. Canada's internationally recognized regulatory system ensures that the products produced meet world-class standards, are safe, effective and of high quality. As a result, in many cases, products approved for marketing in Canada can obtain marketing approval in other countries more quickly.
Functional Food and Natural Health Products Cluster
The Canadian functional food and natural health products industry is composed of local industrial clusters, including British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic provinces and Prairie provinces. Each place has different key advantages, but also provides opportunities for the entire value chain.
Advantages of Canada
Canada offers an advantageous cost environment for agri-food processing companies. Among the G7 countries, Canada is the second lowest cost of doing business. Second, Canadian taxes are 8.4 percent lower than the United States. Canada also has an abundance of natural resources, as well as an internationally recognized regulatory and food monitoring system.
In addition, Canada's trade agreements with the European Union and Asia allow investors in Canada to benefit from globally integrated supply chains in functional foods and seize new opportunities in export markets.
Support planning and innovation
Government support for agricultural and agri-food research and development (R & D) spending is critical to the future growth and competitiveness of the functional food and natural health products industry. This expenditure has increased over the past four years and is estimated to be approximately $0.561 billion in the 2011-12 fiscal year.
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The "China Health and Nutrition Expo" (NHNE), sponsored by Sinopharm Reed Exhibition, is the largest professional exhibition of health nutrition and health products in China. Through two exhibitions a year (spring Shanghai, autumn tour), it has gathered tens of thousands of state-approved honest suppliers of blue hat health food and many new products and international health products, providing excellent brand promotion and product channel expansion services for domestic and foreign enterprises.
The 8th China Health and Nutrition Expo will be held on December 4-6, 2018 at the China Import and Export Fair Exhibition Hall (Guangzhou). The exhibition area is expected to exceed 40,000 square meters, bringing together 1000 product suppliers and professional service providers in the field of health and nutrition, as well as 100000 honest distributors, agents and terminal purchasers. It has become the best platform for merchants to find new products, exchange and learn, and master market information.
On December 4-6, 2018, multi brands gathered, Guangzhou held the 18th China International Health Expo and 2018 China (Guangzhou) Health Festival, the 8th China Health and Nutrition Expo, 2018 China Health and Nutrition raw materials/packaging/equipment Exhibition, International Natural Food and Beverage Expo.