Six Icelandic companies at the China Fisheries & Seafood Expo in Qingdao
Marel, Tríton, Prómens, Icelandic Group and Naust Marine all participated in the recently concluded China Fisheries & Seafood Expo in Qingdao. Promote Iceland organised the joint Icelandic stand at the Expo with assistance from the Embassy. The Icelandic companies exhibited their products and services to a total of around 20.000 guests to the expo. In total 800 companies from all over the world were present at this year’s expo that ran for three days from 1st to 3rd of November.
Representatives of the Icelandic companies shared an evening in Qingdao upon the invitation of Eimskip. The secretary of the Iceland Business Forum in China, who is also the Trade Representative of the Embassy of Iceland in Beijing, co-organised the event. The Ambassador of Iceland to China, Kristín A. Árnadóttir, was present at the opening of the Seafood Expo and the Icelandic evening in Qingdao, where the Chairman of the Board of IBF was also in attendance.