Visitor FAQ


What is the age limit to attend the event?

As CPhI Korea is a trade event, no one under 18 years will be allowed to enter the exhibition.

What does each zone/vertical mean?

CPhI Korea is the Korean marketplace for pharmaceutical ingredients buyers, manufacturers and suppliers. The show represents all aspects of the ingredients market, including APIs, fine chemicals, biopharmaceuticals, excipients/formulation, intermediates, generic APIs, finished dosage and custom manufacturing. NEW in 2019 : An FDF zone dedicated to Finished Dosage Products from big pharma to end product distributors.

ICSE Korea connects the global pharmaceutical community with Korean outsourcing solution providers, including clinical trials, contract research, custom manufacturing, biotechnology, IT, analytical services, packaging services and logistics.

P-MEC Korea brings together the global and Korean pharmaceutical machinery and equipment providers including analytical equipment, automation & robotics, batching systems/equipment, cleanroom equipment, health & safety products, instruments, laboratory equipment, machinery, packaging equipment & supplies, plant/facility equipment, process automation & controls, processing equipment, RFID, tableting and capsule fillers.

BioPh Korea focuses on biotechnology and related fields offering an ideal platform for biopharma companies, drug discovery organisations, pharma manufacturers and scientific research institutions to create new partnerships and discuss the latest biomedical and technological trends.

Hi Korea is a global meeting place for worldwide health ingredients manufacturers, traders, service providers, and other related professionals, including health/natural/functional/bio Ingredients, functional food additives, food technology/equipment, and contract manufacturing.

• CPhI Korea is co-organised with the Korea Pharmaceutical Traders Association (KPTA). KPTA strives to foster a favorable trading environment for the pharmaceutical and cosmectic industry in Korea.

What are the dates, opening hours and address of the event?

Wednesday 26 August 2020: 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 27 August 2020: 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 28 August 2020: 10:00 - 16:00

COEX, Hall D
Samseong 1(il)-dong, Seoul, South Korea

Is there a mobile app available for the event?

An official mobile app will be available for download closer to the event.


Do I have to pay to attend the event?

If you register for the event online before August, your admission will be free of charge. An onsite fee of KRW10,000 applies for all visitors who have not registered via the online form.


Where can I consult the exhibitor list?

You can consult the 2019 exhibitor list here.

Where can I consult the event's floor plans?

You can consult the official 2019 floorplan by clicking here.

What halls is the Exhibition in?

Hall D

Can I have the exhibitor list in an excel document?

You can only consult the 2019 exhibitor list online here.


Is there a speaking/ presentation opportunity available at the exhibition?

For speaking opportunities please contact Amelia Kim: [email protected]


Will there be wireless internet access at the event?

No - wifi access can be purchased from the venue directly at the COEX information center


How can I arrange meetings prior to the event?

The Online Matchmaking System will be available mid-July. If you have pre-registered for the event, you will receive an email with your logins once the platform is available. The system is free to use for all registered visitors and exhibitors.