Modeled after the world’s leading trade fair for sweets and snacks – ISM – Yummex Middle East is the number one platform for producers and manufacturers of the sweets, confectionery, and snacks industry that want to present their products and innovations to the Who-is-Who of the MENA (Middle East – North Africa) region. Opened yesterday in Dubai World Trade Center, Yummex ME is co-located with the region’s leading specialized food events, Seafex and the Speciality Food Festival. At the latter an Italian food companies’ delegation is present, hosted within the activity of ICE – Italian Trade Agency.
THE MIDDLE EAST’S POTENTIAL AT YUMMEX 2018
Yummex Middle East 2018 is presenting a unique international market overview of the region’s retail trade and foodservice industry. A high potential market with significant benefits for industry key players – that is indeed the Middle East. With its focused profile and highly targeted audience, Yummex ME allows exhibitors to improve their sales and business relations. The trade show’s position as a leading confectionery fair in the Middle East – North Africa region was underlined by the participation of 333 exhibitors from 43 countries in the 2017 edition. The exhibition is being attended by producers and food manufacturers of ready-to-sell products in the following sectors: cocoa, chocolate, chocolate products, sugar confectionery, biscuits, snack foods, savory snacks, ready-to-eat, fruit snacks and vegetable snacks, etc. About 15,000 buyers are expected to attend this year’s edition of the fair.