Guide of Exhibition

Visitors' Valuation of FOOMA JAPAN

Attendance

FOOMA JAPAN drew more than 100,000 visitors per exhibition for the 11 years to 2010. The attendance slipped below 100,000 in 2011 on account of the Great East Japan Earthquake but was still impressive, at about 90,000.

Number by Day (including overseas visitors, indicated in parentheses)

  2010 Date Weather 2011 Visitors 2010 Visitors 2009 Visitors
Day 1 June 7 (Tues.) 18,874
(189)
20,399
(641)
17,857
(215)
Day 2 June 8 (Wed.) 25,040
(236)
26,458
(456)
26,663
(196)
Day 3 June 9 (Thur.) 23,395
(186)
28,033
(259)
29,466
(169)
Day 4 June 10 (Fri.) 22,504
(82)
27,761
(156)
29,415
(69)
TOTAL 89,813
(693)
102,651
(1,512)
103,401
(649)

Visitors' Valuation of FOOMA JAPAN

Q. Did you achieve the purpose of your visit?

No12.8% Yes 87.2% Was able to compare products and technologies (55.8%) Saw lots of informative demonstrations (32.7%) Obtained a lot of useful materials (52.2%) Other (4.5%) Multiple responses possible

Q. What responsibility do you fulfill at your company in regard to purchasing food processing equipment?

 No answer (11.6%) I don,t participatein the decision-makingprocess (21.1%) I have input in thedecision-making processas a user of the equipment(11.2%) I make the final decisions (10.2%) I have most ofthe authority for makingdecisions (19.0%)

Q. At what stage is your company in regard to purchasing food processing equipment?

No answer (16.2%) We have no plans topurchase equipmentfor the time being
(39.3%) We are negotiating the purchase ofequipment (11.0%) We are activelyconsidering the purchase ofequipment (18.3%) We plan to purchaseequipment within three years (15.2%)