In September, the 12th International Exhibition of the Pet Industry \u201cParkZoo\u201d was held in Moscow.\r\n\r\nThis year the exhibition was visited by 12,219 people, 93.5% from Russia. Representatives from 46 countries attended the event, including Ecuador, Pakistan, Iran, Singapore, Oman and Azawat (formerly Mali).\r\n\r\nThe XII Grooming Festival was held as part of Parkzoo. It was attended by Silver Taek, a rising star from South Korea among world-famous groomers, gold medalist of national competitions, member of the jury of HYPONIC ICG 2023.\r\n\r\nExhibitor stands occupied almost 12 thousand square meters. 215 companies from Russia, China, Turkey, Italy, Serbia and Japan participated in ParkZoo.\r\n\r\nFor the first time, 34 exhibitors from China attended the event. They presented budget pet products, smart toys and technological products.\r\n\r\nThe 12th ParkZoo exhibition introduced many Russian brands and new industry players to the pet market.\r\n\r\nIn the new products area, 153 products from Russia, China, Turkey, Thailand, Serbia, Italy, France, South Korea and Argentina were exhibited. Of these, 91 items are food and treats, mostly premium.\r\n\r\nThanks to the opening of new factories in Russia, the threat of an acute shortage of pet food has receded. But the instability of the characteristics of the ingredients does not allow the production of dietary and veterinary products in Russia, the demand for which is high.