2021 Pet Food Market Updates: China, Hong Kong and Japan
Leverage the expertise of our Guest Presenters
1:00 PM CDT / 2:00 PM EDT
Food Export In-market Representatives from China, Hong Kong and Japan have prepared pet food market updates for 2021. These updates will give you a better understanding of what each respective market looks like in terms of sales volumes, global imports and U.S. imports.
Join us as our representatives break down what opportunities and challenges exist for U.S. pet food exporters in 2021 and beyond.
Don't have time to sit down and attend the live webinar? All registrants will receive access to a recording of the event, be sure to register so you can access the recording.
Important Registration Note: Individuals who register should receive an email with the link and information you need to participate one day prior to the webinar. If you don’t receive this information and/or have any questions, please
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guest Speaker Bios
Ian Chien, SMH International (China & Hong Kong)
SMH International has been in business since 1993 and began working with Food Export in 2003. They have also worked with several other cooperator groups over the years. SMH International is based in Shanghai and has offices in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong. They have 28 full time staff dedicated to market development and promotion throughout Greater China. SMH International offers services including media and print advertising, public relations, market research and promotion, trade show support and consulting. The company has a large network of contacts such as local government officials, importers, distributors and wholesalers.
Jeff McNeil, Hisao Fukuda, Market Makers (Japan)
Market Makers Inc. (MMI) under the leadership of Jeff McNeill, has been in business since 1987. They are an American owned and operated sales and marketing company in Tokyo, Japan. The team at MMI all have an extensive background in the food industry and are dedicated to promoting U.S. value-added food products in the Japanese market. MMI is the representative for a variety of cooperator groups in Japan. Additionally, MMI represents some larger corporations with national brands. We have been working with them since 2004.
Our educational webinars provide up-to-date exporter intelligence regarding specific markets, logistics, trade financing, documentation, how to meet and follow-up with international buyers, and much more.
Food Export–Midwest and Food Export–Northeast prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, familial/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Persons with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations or alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact us. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program discrimination complaint, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online https://www.ascr.usda.gov/filing-program-discrimination-complaint-usda-customer.
Food Export–Midwest and Food Export–Northeast reserve the right to deny services to any firm or individual which, in the sole opinion of Food Export–Midwest and Food Export–Northeast, does not comply with FAS, MAP or Food Export–Midwest and Food Export–Northeast regulations or policies, or otherwise offer the best opportunity to achieve its mission of increasing food and agricultural exports. Submission of any false or misleading information may be grounds for rejection or subsequent revocation of any application or participation. Food Export–Midwest and Food Export–Northeast are equal opportunity employers and providers.