Dairy in Asia: Explosive Market Growth and Innovative Technology Detailed at Summit
2018-11-21 10:17 Wednesday
Duxes hosted the 5th Dairy Asia Pacific Summit 2018 on November 15-16 in Singapore. The event gathered leaders in the industry, from prominent dairy producers, trade associations, and government authorities, to discuss the growing dairy market in Asia, innovative product development, regulatory developments, and opportunities for future growth.
The summit opened with an overview of the regulatory environment for dairy in Asia, with testimony from policymakers in Thailand, Malaysia, with later presentations from private sector professionals on dairy in Australia, organic dairy, and low-temperature technology innovation. Notably, Bob den Hartog, the International Key Account Director from Arla Foods, followed up on his acclaimed webinar on Duxes' XEvents app, with a presentation on the dairy retail landscape in China.
The morning session on the final day split into separate sub-forums, one of which addressed the infant formula and powdered milk market, including the impact of e-commerce, the benefits of air dehumidification, and the application human milk oligosaccharides in infant nutrition. The other sub-forum delved into the liquid milk, highlighting supply chains, the market in the Philippines, miscellar casein, and developing dairy probiotic products. The event concluded with a look at packaging, quality, and safety issues in dairy, featuring in-depth analysis of innovation in Japan, balancing cost control and environment protection, testing management, and high opacity PET packages.
The 5th Dairy Asia Pacific Summit 2018 concluded as a resounding success, and drew acclaim from attendees for its insightful commentary on booming dairy markets across Asia. The event highlighted Duxes' decade-long commitment to educating the dairy industry on opportunities for growth, and cutting-edge innovation. Special thanks are owed to event endorsers: AEMA, AFSA, and FIA, as well as sponsors: Munters, Penn Color, JCS, and Selerant, for their crucial contributions to an enriching event.