Selangor is upping its pro business initiative with the announcement of Selangor International Halal Conference 2024 which will be scheduled for October and moving to a bigger space.
The event is anticipated to strengthen the halal industry’s development and supply chain, organised by Halal International Selangor the event will be held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre and is expected to draw 200 local and international exhibitors.
Its acting chief executive officer, Muhammad Syaril Showkat Ali, said that the conference will centre around three key themes, namely halal certification, logistics, and digital innovation.
Visitors can expect more that just halal food but also on logistics and services. This year a strategic cooperation with Tanzania has been establish on halal industry development, which includes supply chain and tourism.
Selhac was first held in March 2022 and a transaction value of RM37.73 million, surpassing the initial estimate of RM20 million. This figure continued to rise to RM57.4 million last year.
The halal conference serves as a significant platform for the halal industry in Asean and Malaysia to expand their marketing networks.