Registration for Pet Fair Asia, which will be held in China in October, is now open, allowing industry professionals to register to attend the pet trade show event, which will also be co-located for the first time with Petfood Forum China.

With 2.68 million pet dogs and 1.07 million pet cats, China's pet market is expected to increase 7.7 percent each year to US$476 million in 2015, according to Euromonitor International. Pet Fair Asia, taking place at the Shaghai World Exhibition and Convention Center, October 11-14, will serve as a platform for international pet industry members to meet with leading manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, distributors and agents in China, as well as purchase the latest pet products from China.

In addition, Petfood Industry's Petfood Forum China, co-located with Pet Fair Asia in Shanghai, China, will provide an opportunity for industry members to gain insight and information on the demands of petfood and treat manufacturers. Petfood Forum China will be held on October 12.