Who attends?

  • WHO EXHIBITS?

    The show was 29% bigger than in 2017, with 272 suppliers in attendance, from AkzoNobel to Ashland, DSM Nutritional Products, Evonik and Lonza, but also 55 first-time exhibitors showcasing their innovations at the event.

    By Company Activity:

    • Manufacturers of raw materials and ingredients
    • Distributors of raw materials and ingredients
    • Service and software providers
    • Testing & Research
    • Fragrance House

    By Region:

    • 45%  South Korea
    • 27%  Asia Pacific
    • 19%  Europe
    • 8%    North America
    • 1%    Africa & Middle East

    Top 10 - Exhibitor's Country of Origin:

    1. South Korea (122)
    2. China (37)
    3. United States (20)
    4. France (19)
    5. India (16)
    6. Germany (12)
    7. Japan (12)
    8. Singapore (5)
    9. Switzerland (5)
    10. United Kingdom (4)

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    WHO VISITS?

    In total, 7,015 unique visitors (8,438 including re-visits) from companies including AmorePacific, Cosmax, Johnson & Johnson, Kolmar, L'Oréal, LG Household & Health Care, Shiseido, TonyMoly and Unilever attended the show.

    By Company Activity:

    • 49%  Manufacturer of finished products/ contract manufacturers
    • 18%  Distributor
    • 16%  Manufacturer of raw materials and ingredients
    • 8%    Consultancy/ other business services
    • 1%    Fragrance House

     By Company Function:

    • 30%  Development/ formulation
    • 14%  Marketing
    • 13%  Fundamental Research
    • 11%  Sales/ Distribution
    • 11%  Management/ business development

    Top 10 - Visitor's Country of Origin:

    1. South Korea (5,864)
    2. China (226)
    3. Japan (100)
    4. Thailand (91)
    5. United States (39)
    6. Taiwan (36)
    7. Malaysia (33)
    8. Philippines (29)
    9. Russia (22)
    10. Indonesia (26)

      Report of 2018 show coming soon...
  • Top 15 ingredient types showcased:

    • 43%  Emulsifiers
    • 37%  Preservatives
    • 36%  Conditioners
    • 33%  Fragrances
    • 31%  Solubilisers
    • 30%  Emollients, lipids
    • 27%  Silicones
    • 26%  Humectants
    • 26%  Film former
    • 24%  Rheology modifiers, thickeners
    • 22%  Anti-inflammatory, anti-irritants, soothing agents
    • 21%  Antioxidants, radical scavengers

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