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THE EVENT FOR SWEETS AND SNACKS PROFESSIONALS Dubai, 30 October – 1 November 2018

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A fair exactly to your taste

FEAST YOUR EYES ON SUCCESS yummex ME is one of the region’s most important events – it is an established meeting point and your perfect market entry platform!

PERFECT MARKET

Present your company right in the center of the rapidly growing sweets and snacks market in the MENA region!

PERFECT E AUDIENC

The most important decision makers in the region will be present in Dubai – get ready to forge some powerful alliances!

PERFECT MATCH

yummex ME will be co-located with ‘The Speciality Food Festival’ and ‘SEAFEX’ – look forward to substantial synergies!

PERFECT CE ENTRAN

PERFECT S CHANCE

Seize this opportunity – connect with top buyers, target future customers and enter the fast growing markets in the Middle East!

TAKE YOUR CHANCE AND ENTER ONE OF THE MOST INTERESTING MARKETS WORLDWIDE!


Key factors for your success Exhibitors

REVIEW OF YUMMEX MIDDLE EAST 2017

Visitors

TOP 5 visiting countries 1. United Arab Emirates 2. Saudi Arabia

333 exhibitors from 43 countries

8,507 visitors from 111 countries

3. India 4. Kuwait

13% MENA

company share

87% international

visitor share

26% international 74% regional

5. Iran

TOP 3 industry sectors 1. Distributor 2. Importer/Trader/Wholesealer 3. Retail

go to a lot of trade shows around the “ We world. yummex is certainly one of the best trade fairs we have been to. The show is very professional and there is a lot of engagement. We will for sure rejoin next year.

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Eoghan Webb, Head of Export from Fulfil Nutrition

Strategic alliances with major retailers, hotels and caterers


A market full of appetite

WELCOME TO THE MENA REGION

Welcome to a growing region which is hungry for food innovations, especially from the sweets and snacks sector:

Dubai has become a major re-export hub for the region, exporting food products to other GCC countries, to East Africa, India, Pakistan and Russia.

The multi-ethnic, young and affluent society of the MENA region will grow by 6,5 million individuals between 2016 and 2021, coupled with an increasing per capita income. The region’s food consumption is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4,2%!

The region’s tourism sector is suppported by events like Expo 2020 and the FIFA World Cup in 2022, international promotion campaigns and a strong focus on infrastructure development.

Expected growth of population by 6,5 million individuals. Increase in per capita income is oriented towards the growth of population. Expected growth of food consuption in 2021. Source: Alpen Capital: GCC Food Industry Report (February 2017)

The results: The fast-paced lifestyle of working people leads to a strong demand for packaged foods. The presence of various nationalities has carved a huge market for international treats. And rising health consciousness results in a desire for healthy and organic products. Put your products in the spotlight in this exciting region. Seize the full potential and opportunities offered by Dubai – the region’s No. 1: yummex Middle East!


The region’s No. 1 platform

A UNIQUE CHANCE FOR INNOVATIONS AND YOUR MENA BUSINESS

yummex ME is the leading fair for sweets and snacks in the MENA region. It is the most important B2B market entry platform for anyone interested in business, knowledge and regional trends. Co-located with the region’s leading specialized food events, The Speciality Food Festival and Seafex, it will present a unique international market overview to the region’s retail trade and foodservice industry. Present your sweets & snacks products to the region’s most important buyers hungry for innovations. Seize the chance to meet exciting new customers and join the region’s platform No. 1. Feel free to look around – you simply will not find any better occasion to do serious business with the region in 2018!

Your way into the minds of the region’s decision makers yummex ME Innovation Awards If you want to place your innovations centre stage for the regional market – here is a unique opportunity: The winners of the fair’s Innovation Awards will be displayed in a highly prominent position within the Innovation Gallery for the duration of the event!


Contacts International: Koelnmesse GmbH Mr Fa bian Ströter Tel. +49 221 821 2801 Fax +49 221 821 3949 f.s troeter@koelnmesse.d e

Co-Located with

Middle East: Dubai World Trad e Centre Mr Rint u Mathew Tel. +971 4 308 6037 Fax +971 4 318 8607 rint u.mathew@dwtc.com

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