China beverage industry is an emerging industry. Nowadays, it continues to mature becoming one of the fastest growing industries in China. According to the 12th Five-year Plan on National Food Safety Standards, released by the Ministry of Health, the focus of the program is to accelerate structural adjustments within the food industry, promote industry transformation and upgrades, and achieve sustainable healthy development. And by 2015, the beverage production will reach 160 million tons with the annual growth of 15%.
By 2014, soft drink industry is expected to be back and better than ever, meanwhile it is expected to lead the industry out of its doldrums and scale new heights. Following in the wake of the outstanding previous events, the 3rd China Beverage Innovation Development Summit will be held on April 17th- 18th, 2014, in Shanghai, China. The experts would not only share the technological advancement but also instill positive energy to some hotspots of this industry such as sustainable development, safety manufacture, energy saving and consumption reduction, beverage industry regulation & market trend, technological innovations, opportunities for development, etc. Moreover, common issues on quality, technology and standard of the beverage industry, latest industry policy and advanced technology will also be focused up on.