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 21 August 2019: 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 22 August 2019: 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 23 August 2019: 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.


Until when is the registration for free?

Online pre-registration is free until August 9th

How do I register for the event?

You can get your free ticket now by clicking just HERE!

Do I have to pay to attend the event?

If you register for the event online before August 9th, your admission is free of charge. An onsite fee of KRW10,000 applies for all visitors who have not registered via the online form.

Travel & Stay

How can I get to the venue?

You can find all the information on our travel information page

How can I book accomodation?

You can consult all our official partner hotels on the travel information page or check this overview file here.

Can CPhI help arrange my flights?

We are proud to announce that we have chosen SkyTeam as our Official Alliance Network for air travel. Our registered Global Meetings event offers you attractive airfares, which will benefit you with up to 15% discounts and no fee for your online bookings. Book through the link here or go to Skyteam Global Meetings and enter Promocode: 4061S


Which companies are new this year? Where can I find them?

You can consult the 2019 exhibitor list here.
You can filter it by Categories, Countries & Regions and Company names.

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 floorplan by completing the short form 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.