US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum

Boston, Jan. 4, 2019, — the First US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum will be held on Jan. 20, 2019 at Harvard University. This page will be updated with late information about this upcoming forum, such as introduction of speakers and forum agenda.

In recent years, China’s pet economy has achieved rapid development. As a new industry, pet care has become a bright spot in China’s economic growth. According to the “2018 China Pet Care Industry White Paper” statistics, the size of China’s pet care market reached 170.8 billion RMB in 2018, an increase of 27% over 2017.

The US pet care economy sprouted more than 100 years ago, and its rapid development began in the 1980s. Currently, the United States is the world’s largest pet care market. According to statistics from the American Pet Products Association (APPA), the size of the US pet care market reached $69.01 billion in 2017, an annual increase of 4.13%, and the proportion of American family pets was as high as 68%. Moreover, the compound growth rate of the US pet economy has always remained between 4% and 5%.

Although China’s pet care industry has only a short development history of more than 20 years, it is currently in a stage of rapid expansion, and have a bright future. The US pet industry is a world leader with a history of more than 100 years. Throughout the vigorous and stable development of the pet industry in China and the United States, the global pet economy has ushered in the blue ocean economic era with long-term development in the future.

In the blue ocean era of pet economy, the first US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum came into being. It will build an open, diverse and forward-looking think tank forum platform, which will fully surround the world’s pet industry development, brand cultivation, capital market and technological innovation, health consumption, cultural concepts, professional research, policy and law, etc. to carry out a full-scale think tank feast, to contribute to the innovation and development of the world pet economy!

Forum organizers:

  • US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum
  • Pioteam Investment Management (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Forum co-organizers:

  • Harvard Young Scholars Association(HYSA)
  • China-Amerrica Innovative Cultural Media LLC
  • Chinese Headline New Media
  • Boston Bilingual Media & Publishing Inc.
  • Online Journal
  • American Weston Academy

Please email [email protected] if you would like to be a speaker at this Forum. You can register to attend this forum for free at: