arrow_back News

The RUSSIA HALAL EXPO exhibition will be the largest in Russia - with an area of 5000 square meters

On April 24-25, the annual Halal Industry Exhibition RUSSIA HALAL EXPO will be held in Kazan, on the territory of the International Exhibition Center Kazan Expo, as part of the XI International Economic Summit "Russia - Islamic World: KazanSummit 2019".

The exhibition is organized by the Muslim Spiritual Board of the Republic of Tatarstan, the Halal Standard Committee MSB RT and the Tatarstan Investment Development Agency with the support of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan.

The exhibition is held to develop trade, economic, socio-cultural relations of Tatarstan with other regions and countries, to present the potential of the halal segment of the Russian economy and to evaluate the products and services of halal Russian suppliers. At the same time, it is planned that manufacturers of halal products from such countries of the near and far abroad as UAE, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Turkey, Indonesia, Bahrain, Malaysia, Oman, Egypt, South Korea, Canada, Great Britain, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan, Belarus will also present their products at the exhibition.

The international exhibition RUSSIA HALAL EXPO, the scale and popularity of which is growing every year, is the largest in the Russian Federation since the development of the halal industry. So, if in 2018 the exhibition exposition occupied an area of 1.4 thousand square meters, then this year its total area will increase by more than 3.5 times and reach 5 thousand square meters.

In addition, RUSSIA HALAL EXPO 2019 will change its location. This year the event will be held on the territory of the Kazan Expo exhibition center located near the Kazan International Airport. This is a new platform for international and interregional communications, a platform for transfer of world technology and knowledge. Kazan Expo is a world-class complex which consists of three exhibition pavilions connected to the airport and the aeroexpress station by a covered land crossing.

The international exhibition RUSSIA HALAL EXPO 2019 will demonstrate almost all sectors of the economy, combining companies in such sectors as –  food and nutrition, medicine and pharmaceuticals, cosmetic and chemical industries, fashion and beauty industry, tourism and hospitality, wholesale and retail trade, information technology, finance and investment , consumer goods. In addition, the exhibition will be accompanied by a rich business program with a participation of experts, speakers and key players of the Russian and world halal industry market: business meetings, negotiations, round tables for specialists, open lectures on Islamic finance, halal tourism and business for Muslim women, presentations. An educational part of the program includes master classes, cooking shows, tasting competitions. The greatest interest of exhibitors and guests of the exhibition is planned to be attracted to the seminar on technologies for drawing up a plan for promoting various halal products to the market. It is also expected to hold a fashion show of the spring-summer collection "Kazan Modest Fashion Show". In addition, an exhibition and sale of women's and men's clothing with comfortable fitting rooms is organized, where global brands, previously unknown to Russian buyers, will gather at one site.

For the first time, a large food court will operate at the exhibition, which will also present not only local catering establishments, but also establishments from other regions of Russia and from foreign countries. As the organizers promise, guests and visitors will be offered to taste dishes of Georgian, Dagestan, Greek, Italian and many other national cuisines of the world. At the exhibition you can meet your favorite bloggers who will take part in the open session “Mass Media or Bloggers”, as well as in the fashion show. The event provides a separate play area – while parents will get acquainted with an exposition of the exhibition, their children will be able to spend time with benefit and interest among their peers and take part in exciting master classes under supervision of teachers and animators.

It is expected that RUSSIA HALAL EXPO will be visited by more than 5 thousand people: these are representatives of business structures and retail trade, leaders and representatives of state authorities, experts from the halal industry, public figures, guests and residents of Kazan, the Republic of Tatarstan and the Russian Federation. Participants of the XI International Economic Summit “Russia - Islamic World: KazanSummit 2019” are traditionally honored guests of the exhibition, including President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Nurgaliyevich Minnikhanov, heads of representative offices of state and trade delegations of the OIC, ministers, representatives of Russian retail, Muslim scholars.

Participation in the international exhibition will allow companies to come up with proposals to state structures, to organize their own program of business meetings as fruitfully as possible, to present their company on the bright side, to establish business contacts and hold negotiations, including with the participants of the KazanSummit 2019. By the way, in 2018, participants of the International exhibition RUSSIA HALAL EXPO became about 100 companies.

For visitors’ convenience, a transfer will be organized - it will be possible to get to the venue of the exhibition by a free bus from the Metro station “Prospekt Pobedy” and by a train from the Kazan Central Railway Station to the Kazan International Airport. Also, at the site of the exhibition center "Kazan Expo" a convenient parking for personal transport is provided.
An opening ceremony of the International Exhibition RUSSIA HALAL EXPO will take place 10 days before the start of the month of Ramadan – which is the holy month for all Muslims – April 24 at 9.00. The exhibition will work for visitors for two days – April 24-25 (Wednesday and Thursday).

The official site: