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Hong KongFood Expo (August 16-20, 2018) - Alberta companies may be interested in participating in Food Expo in Hong Kong. Canadian Food Exporters Association is leading a mission to the show.
About the show
JapanAlberta companies generate leads at Foodex Japan (Katie Meredith, AF) - “Alberta suppliers are more interested in the Japanese market following the recent signing of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement,” says Katie Meredith.
ThailandAlberta companies explore newly opened Thailand Seed Potato Market (Rachel Luo, AF) - “This was the first market development mission focused on seed potato suppliers to Thailand since Alberta was granted market access last year,” says Rachel Luo.
TurkeyAlberta Companies Participate in Agroexpo 2018 in Izmir, Turkey (Aarij Bashir, AF) - Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AF) recently led a mission to Agroexpo 2018 trade show, the biggest livestock and agriculture show in Turkey.
United Arab EmiratesGulfood 2018 (Aarij Bashir, AF) - Alberta’s delegation comprised of a range of companies offering commodities, like pulses, cereals and grains, to value-added products
including honey, halal beef and lamb. Read more.
CPTPPStatement by Minister Champagne on signing of Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (Global Affairs Canada) - The CPTPP will be one of the largest trading blocs in the world, with 11 member countries. CPTPP countries represent 495 million people and have a combined GDP of $13.5 trillion.
Market Information
BrazilMarket Overview (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada) - Brazil accounts for more than a third of the entire Latin American consumer market. In the period 2017-2030, total consumer expenditure will grow at an average annual rate of 2.5%. It will increase by a cumulative value of 37.1% during that period. Read more.
Export Catalogue - Products
Agri-Food Products and Services Export Catalogue profiles the Alberta products available for export. Companies are invited to submit applications for the catalogue by completing an application form and supplying a product photo and company logo.
Download: July 2017 pdf

New listings:
If you are exporting or export ready, apply to be listed. Download application form.
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