The 2008 event took place between the 21st and the 24th of October. Once again, ETIF´s leadership was confirmed as the most important exposition and largest Scientific/Technological Congress for the Pharmaceutical Industry in South America.
In comparison with the previous edition, the number of exhibiting firms and the entire exhibiting area grew 15% and 24% respectively. Meanwhile, the Congress comprised 125 hours of conferences.
ETIF 2008 was characterized by the high number of foreign visitors. Coming from every South American country, they made 44% of all people visiting the fair.