/ Trade Visitors 2002
7th CannaBusiness® 2002 was a great success. The new concept
with two trade visitor days instead of one allured trade visitors
and exhibitors from more than 32 nations to Castrop-Rauxel! So
the variety of nations had doubled compared to the year before!
Apart from that, looking at the statistics reveals that each year
more than half of the trade visitors attend the CannaBusiness®
for the first time, meaning that lots of new customer contacts
can be made by the exhibitors each year.
the proportion of decision makers amongst the trade visitors ist
enormously high: 59 % owners, 11 % managing directors and 10 %
buying agents speak for themselves - with four out of five trade
visitors you can do business directly on the spot. That means
perfect conditions for a prospering trade forum.
is also interesting that almost 40 % of the trade visitors attend
the CannaBusiness® in order to inform themselves about non-drug-related
hemp products or herbs and tea. So one cannot speak at all of
a mere "hemp smoker`s fair". However, this great interest
in bioresource hemp products as well as herbs and tea is in contrast
with the still fairly modest number of exhibitors in the respective
categories. This is deplorable, because a vast trade potential
/Trade Visitors 2001
/ Trade Visitors 2000