Press Release

34th edition of the National Shellfish and Marine Cultures Exhibition



On Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th October 2018, the only pre-season professional tradeshow devoted to shellfish professionals and conducive to commercial exchanges will be held at Chorus Parc des Expositions in Vannes, France!

*Free entrance for professionals*



A unique organising committee in France.

A national focus with a complete package and effective communication plan.

A diversified offer of services, materials, support...


A programme of workshops and conferences suitable for all to answer professionals’ concerns, and discuss the challenges, topical issues and perspectives for the shellfish sector.


A guest country of honour every year which confirms our international opening and exchanges.


2017 was a good year: quality and conviviality on the menu. As an illustration, here is the 33rd edition in video: Click here!

  • Almost 90 exhibitors and 17 business sectors, including Transports and Fish Farming with us for the first time, showcasing equipment, services and innovations to shellfish growers with new products presented to over 2,100 visitors.



IN 2018

  • For the 34th edition, a delegation from the West Coast of the United States (Pacific Shellfish Growers Association - PCSGA and Alaska Shellfish Growers Association - ASGA), represented by 22 professionals and scientists will be our 2018 guest of honour.


  • Reoccurrence of the central theme:

“Innovation, a vector for sustainable economic development for the aquaculture and marine culture sector”.


  • Programme of workshops in progress



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