FOODEX JAPAN 2019(The 44th International Food and Beverage Exhibition)

Dates March 5(Tue) - 8(Fri), 2019
10:00-17:00(16:30 on last day)
Venue Makuhari Messe, JapanAccess
Exhibitor Only Inquiry

Why Exhibit at FOODEX JAPAN?

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  2. To Exhibit
  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

2018 Key Figures

Visitors:72,428 Exhibitors:3,466
2,153overseas from 80 countries & regions.

Visitors in Total 76,532 Distribution Channel in Japanese market

Buyer's voice

  • Discovered a lot of new products and trend in overseas countries.

  • A “must visit show” to develop business in the world.

  • Easy to navigate, easy to connect with potential overseas partners.

  • No. 1 Food & Beverage exhibition in Asia. Come here to find new business with overseas exhibitors.

Exhibitor's voice

  • Well organized and could develop many potential business leads.

  • Great for business opportunities! Best platform to develop business in Asia.

  • Definitely come back to FOODEX 2019! Really satisfied with business meeting here.

  • A platform for Japan & Asian market!

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.

Over 9,000 Overseas Buyers Meet with You

Korea 30.7%, China 16.8%, Thailand 13.1%

Direct Meeting with Buyers!

This complimentary networking service allows international exhibitors to meet Japanese buyers
on March 4th (set-up day of FOODEX) and 5th (1st day of the show).
Each meeting is conducted in a 30-minute time frame and exhibitors can be matched up with one or more Japanese buyers.

Please note that your registration does not automatically guarantee a slot in this service.
You will be notified by email when your matching is completed.


Dates & Venue

March 4th* (Mon)& 5th (Tue), 2019
*set-up day of the show
4th:13:00-17:00 / 5th:10:00-17:00
*30 min. per meeting

International Conference Hall(Makuhari Messe)

Complete My Product Presentation and
register by January 25 (Fri), 2019

Registration DeadlineJanuary 25th, 2019

Registration Flow chart

  • December 2018Log in to Exhibitors’PageOpens early December
  • January 2019Submit MPP**My Product Presentation
  • Register for
    Business Networking
    Dead line: Jan. 25, 2019
  • Receive an
    automatic reply email
    Registration is not completed at this point
  • Receive a confirmation
    email from the secretariat
    Registration completed
  • February 2019Receive a final meeting
    schedule from secretariat
    Will be sent by late February

(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 SERVE POLICY This service is limited to 300 companies. Registration may close before deadline.
  • INFORMATION OF BUYERS Buyers’information will not be disclosed unti lparticipants 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. If you cancel the Business Networking, you will be charged a cancellation fee of 10,000 JPY.

Contact Information

Inquiries about Business Networking:
Business Networking Secretariat, Global Media Corporation


Inquiries about FOODEX JAPAN:
FOODEX JAPAN Secretariat, Japan Management Association


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.