UKRAINIAN FOOD EXPO 2018
II International Trade Fair “Ukrainian Food Expo” was held successfully in Kyiv
Ukrainian Food Expo took place on 12–14 December in the International Exhibition Center, Kyiv Ukraine. The organizer is Ukrainian Food Export Board.
This time trade fair attracted 150 exhibitors and 3,200 visitors including 1,920 business visitors from 46 countries of the world, 1280 Kyiv citizens and guests.
Ukrainian Food Expo covered a wide range of food products: milk and dairy products, meat and poultry, confectionery and bakery, fish and seafood, oils and fats, fruit, vegetables and berries, fine foods, beverages. Moreover, there were special expositions of local producers of farm and craft products; suppliers of equipment, technologies and services to the industry.
The only in Ukraine food hub turned to be an unique business platform that brings together experienced suppliers and large retailers, food distributors and buyers from all over the world to introduce them to their counterparts in Ukraine for pragmatic business negotiations on food sector.
On 12–13 December Ukrainian Food Expo served as b2b platform to showcase products to foreign buyers, find new partners, make deals and long-term contacts with the representatives of both Ukrainian and foreign retailers and wholesalers, distributors, HoReCa business and traders. The successful business networking was facilitated by unique option “I’m offer/looking for” as contact exchanging and inquiry making between exhibitors and visitors; UFE Mobile App as the efficient tool to arrange appointment with exhibitors and business visitors, find details on trade fair, business program, list of exhibitors, etc.
Within the framework of trade show there were held 12 business events targeted at sharing successful export experience and best practices, new business ideas and communicating with experienced experts, marketers and successful businesspersons. Conferences — “Milk Processing 2018”, “Meat Business 2018”, “Beef Conference 2018”, “Confectionery & Bakery 2018”, “Fish & Seafood 2018”, “Fruits, Berries & Vegetables 2018”, “Grocery 2018”; seminars — “Oil Exports from Ukraine”; Congress for Exporters “Ukrainian Food 2018”; forums — “Export of Agri-Food Products”, “Made in UKRAINE: export practices in agribusiness”, VI Ukrainian–German Food Forum.