JETRO conducted Online Business Meeting with Middle East (Dubai) Food Buyers

Aug 05, 2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic made it difficult to conduct face-to-face meetings, virtual business meetings became more active. Online sessions serve as an effective communication tool, for it doesn’t require a special venue and can easily be conducted at any time.


With JETRO’s continuous objectives of extending its support to the Japanese Business Community amid this ongoing pandemic, JETRO conducted series of business meetings thru online between Japanese business operators from Saitama Prefecture of Japan and Dubai food buyers.

Sponsored by JETRO Saitama, the online business sessions were held from 26th of July to 3rd of August 2021 and were participated by 15 Saitama Prefecture Companies and 5 Dubai buyers. Various food products such as tea, seaweed, and confectionery were presented and promoted during the business meetings.


For the products for which a sales contract has been concluded during the sessions, will be sold in the Dubai market through each Dubai buyer. JETRO will support in promoting the sales of these products in Dubai to create more awareness about the quality food products of Saitama Prefecture.