Application for JETRO Zone in "FOODEX JAPAN 2019"
JETRO is now accepting applications for participation in JETRO Zone in "FOODEX JAPAN 2019" (March 5-8, 2019), Asia's largest annual food exhibition held since 1976.
Application is open to food and beverage firms from emerging economies interested in introducing their products to the Japanese market. Exhibitors in JETRO Zone can benefit from reduced participation fees, consultation with Japanese market experts as well as other support and services. Don't miss this valuable opportunity to exhibit your products at this popular fair, which receives about 82,000 visitors. See the flyer and explore this website for additional details and participation requirements.
FOODEX JAPAN is one of the largest food & beverage trade shows in the Asia-Pacific region with 43 years of history. The show attracts 82,000 professional buyers from all over the world. Many key food & beverage trade buyers especially visit from neighboring Asian countries such as Korea, China, and Taiwan. FOODEX JAPAN offers you a foothold in Asia and will become your gateway to expand opportunities in Japan and also across the world through Asia.
|Date||March 5 (Tue) – 8 (Fri), 2019|
|Venue||Makuhari Messe, Chiba City|
|Exhibition scale||4,100 booths expected (4,011 booths in 2018)|
|Visitors||85,000 expected (72,428 visitors in 2018)|
|Exhibitors||3,500 expected (3,466 exhibitors in 2018)|
|Organizers||Japan Management Association and five other associations|
"JETRO Zone" is a pavilion organized by JETRO in "FOODEX JAPAN" as a support program for companies in emerging economies to enter the Japanese market. JETRO Zone welcomes foreign companies who want to introduce their products in person. There will be special offers for the exhibitors by JETRO.
|Exhibition scale||52 booths (46 exhibitor booths and 6 JETRO booths)|
|Participation fee (including bank transfer charges)||
US$1,100 (US$500 for companies from Least Developed Countries [LDCs])
(The normal participation fee for a packaged booth stand in FOODEX is approx. US$6,000.)
Attractive features of participation
|Costs borne by participants||
|JETRO Topics||Foodex Japan 2017 ‐Supporting 21 developing countries from Africa and elsewhere|
Qualifications for exhibitors
- Must be a food and beverage manufacturer or exporter
- Must be from emerging countries listed in the DAC list of official development assistance recipients which do not have a national pavilion in FOODEX.
- Must not already have sole agency in Japan. For a full description of qualifications, please refer to the Rules and Regulations (401KB).
How to register
Please submit the application form to your nearest JETRO office before the deadline.
See more information about the application on "Schedules" page .
Deadline of application
July 31, 2018