Exporting to Southeast Asia

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MayAlberta food companies realize expanded sales results during mission to Southeast Asia - “Companies reported making 279 new sales leads, over $4 million in estimated future sales and a number of participants expect to develop new products as a direct result of their participation on this mission,” says Albert Eringfeld, Manager of the East Asia and Oceania Unit, International Relations and Marketing.
MarchAlberta 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.
DecemberVisit to Vietnam identifies new opportunities for Alberta's food industry suppliers (Albert Eringfeld, AF) - “For Alberta food industry suppliers, the best prospects for success include food ingredients for further processing, beef, frozen french fries, malting barley, cereal grains, pulses and lentils, baby food, health supplements and functional foods.” Read full article.
AprilAlberta companies profile animal feed products and technologies to the growing Southeast Asian market (Rachel Luo, AF) - Five Alberta feed ingredient and feed technology suppliers as well as representatives from the Canola Council of Canada were part of a recent trade mission to Southeast Asia, which took place March 11-28, 2017. Read more.
Locations: Bangkok, Thailand; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; and Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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October 2017Philippines Exporter Guide (United States Department of Agriculture) - "Supermarket chains are opening large, Western-style stores in Metro Manila, Cebu, Davao and other key provincial cities including Bacolod, Cagayan de Oro and Iloilo. This expansion is driven by continued economic growth, which has led to a boom in consumer spending." Read more.
December 2016Thailand - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards - Certification (United States Department of Agriculture) - Although written for US exporters, there is useful information on the certificates required to export to Thailand.
December 2016Vietnam - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards (United States Department of Agriculture) - Although written for US exporters, this report provides an update of the food laws and regulations currently in force in Vietnam.
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This information published to the web on December 13, 2017.
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