FOODEX JAPAN 2017(The 42nd International Food and Beverage Exhibition)

Dates March 7(Tue) - 10(Fri), 2017
10:00-17:00(16:30 on last day)
Venue Makuhari Messe, JapanAccess

Why Exhibit at FOODEX JAPAN?

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  3. Why Exhibit at FOODEX JAPAN?

FOODEX JAPAN provides 3 Marketing Advantages
Population of 128 million with high per capita income. Food Import : $80 billion.

Gateway to Japan

2016 Key Figures

Visitors:76,532 Exhibitors:3,197
1,935overseas from 78 countries & regions.

Visitors in Total 76,532 Distribution Channel in Japanese market

Buyer's voice

  • Japan is a very good stage for screening global suppliers with quality and competency.

  • There are many opportunities to meet potential business partners and to make new business contacts.


Exhibitor's voice

  • A good show to meet new customers and to get to know the Japanese market better.

    (Food Service)
  • Very good quality of visitors. Very professional.


Gateway to Asia


The distinctive advantage of FOODEX is the volume of overseas visitors.
In addition to the top runners in Japanese food & drink industry, nearly 10,000 professionals come from Asia and around the world to witness the birth of trend in Asia.

Overseas Visitors by Region (Top 12)

Korea 30.7%, China 16.8%, Thailand 13.1%

Oversea's Buyers Interest

Worldwide Products 60.5%, Japanese Products 39.5%

Direct Meeting with Buyers!

This complementary networking service is provided for international exhibitors to meet Japanese buyers before the actual show.
Each exhibitor will be allotted a 20-minute time frame to have a meeting with one Japanese buyer.

Companies that apply for business networking before the dead line will be given a chance to exchange business card with one Japanese buyer.
However, please be noted that there are exceptions: If your products do not match all our buyers' demand, your registration will not be accepted.


Dates & Venue

March 6 (Mon), 201713:00-17:00 *20 min. per meeting
Makuhari Messe(International Convention Hall)

Registration DeadlineJanuary 28th, 2017

Registration Categories

  • Organic & Wellness
  • Confectionary & Snack
  • Beverage
  • Wine
  • Other Alcoholic Beverages
  • Meat
  • Seafood
  • Seasoning & Condiment
  • Others*

(Subjected to change)
*Items that can be registered for the Others category will be announced on the Business Networking website.

Terms & Conditions

It is necessary to fill in the My Product Presentation (MPP) sheet on the Exhibitor Only website to join the Business Networking.

  • First-Come, First-Served Policy This service is limited to 256 companies. Registration may close before deadline.
  • Information Of Buyers Information will not be disclosed until participants confirm their attendance to the meeting.
  • Late Arrival & Cancellation The Business Networking Secretariat will not be responsible for rearrangement if you arrive late or cancel the meeting for any reason.

Contact Information

Inquiries about Business Networking:
Business Networking Secretariat, Global Media Corporation
7-2-2F Nihonbashi Kobunacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo


MPP (My Product Presentation) is crucial for your business.

The average time given for business talk at site is only five minutes or less.
The MPP Sheet includes essential information for buyers to decide whether the attention can be paid to your product or not.
Select your five proud products and be prepared for the MPP.
These shall be up on FOODEX NAVI a month before the event.