The 14 th edition of the Coex Food Week, the leading and largest Korean food festival will be held from November 20 to 23 at the show Coex; 872 international companies will participate on 1943 stands and will welcome 60,000 buyers and gourmets. Since its launch in 2006, Coex Food Week has grown exponentially, becoming Korea’s largest trade show in the global food and beverage industry, and spans four halls. exposure of an area of 36,007 m2.
This year, the exhibition is divided into sectors: the first hosts the Seoul International Bakery Fair (SIBA), another machine and ordinary food, a hall is dedicated to local agriculture and the last presents a “zone of tendencies “.
Hall A at Coex Food Week will showcase regional ingredients and products from Korea, focusing on trends in high quality farm foods and a pavilion will be dedicated to Korean agriculture.
In Hall B, visitors will have access to brands leading the food retail market, as well as a full selection of brands in the food value chain. This area will reflect the recent and dramatic growth of Korea’s home-based meal replacement, food packaging and cold chain industries.
Hall C will host SIBA, the largest bakery and confectionary biennial in Korea since 1983. Organized in collaboration with the Korean Confectionery Association, the show will offer visitors a wide range of bakery products. , bakery events and the chance to participate in the 4 th contest Top Patisserie Asia, to be held for the first time in Korea.
Hall D will showcase unique global food trends in soft drinks and alcoholic beverages, vegan and vegetarian items, and desserts. Throughout the four days of the event, it will be possible to attend cooking demonstrations by national and international experts and various practical activities will also take place.
Buyers wishing to establish business partnerships on the occasion of Coex Food Week have the opportunity to register for the free one-to-one business meeting program organized by the expo, with the participation of companies like E-Mart, Lotte Mart , GS25, Shinsegae Food and CJ Freshway. The 2019 Korea Food Tech Conference and other seminars are also offered to encourage information sharing and networking.
On 21 November, a press conference will be held on the occasion of the next Food Industry Technology Fair in Korea, which will be held in association with the DLG (German Agricultural Society) and is scheduled to be launched at Coex Food. Week 2020.