Hoteres Japan in Kansai 2023


Fresh produce (agriculture, fisheries, livestock)

Vegetables/fruits, processed fruits/ vegetables, pickled and boiled products, nuts, grains, fish, shellfish and crustaceans, dried foods, smoked foods, processed marine products, meat (domestic and imported), processed meat products

Processed foods

e.g.) Seasonings, primary/secondary/tertiary processed foods, food ingredients

Exported foods and ingredients

e.g.) Foods/beverages/cookware/tableware to be exported overseas and transportation services for exports

Foods catering to inbound needs

e.g.) Halal, Vegan, and Organic

Frozen foods

e.g.) Frozen food ingredients for commercial use, frozen processed foods for home use, frozen sweets, frozen vegetables, frozen purees, frozen processed foods

Beverages and alcoholic beverages

e.g.) Alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, tea, coffee

Local products

e.g.) Local specialties, processed foods/beverages, Japanese sweets, and marine products from all over Japan

Alternative foods and ingredients

e.g.) Plant-based proteins, gluten-free/low-sugar foods, alternative food ingredients, and processed foods/beverages

Food Tech

Food packaging materials, SDGs-compliant containers, logistics services, robots, AI, and other related technologies


Held concurrently with Hoteres JAPAN to create a synergy effect!

We will boost the number of foreign exhibitors/visitors and provide an even wider gateway to the world!

Countries that participated in the previous (2022) exhibition

U.S.A., Greece, The Baltics States (Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania), Paraguay, Vietnam

What is the FOODEX JapanFOODEX Japan ?

“FOODEX JAPAN/International Foods and Beverages Exhibition” is one of the largest food and beverage exhibitions in Asia. Started in 1976, it has been held in March every year and the 48th exhibition is going to be held 2023. FOODEX JAPAN has been highly prized by all parties involved as an excellent opportunity for business expansion for both exhibitors and visitors.
The exhibition registered 3,316 exhibitors(both domestic and overseas combined), 4,554 exhibition booths, and about 100,000 buyers prior to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Event Outline


FOODEX JAPAN in Kansai 2023

Wednesday, July 12 through Friday, July 14, 2023, 10:00 – 17:00
(close at 16:30 on the last day)
Japan Management Association/Japan Hotel Association/ Japan Ryokan & Hotel Association/Japan Restaurant Association/Japan Tourism Facilities Association
Expected Number of Visitors

Expected Number of Exhibitors
150 companies at 200 booths

Concurrent Event
Hoteres Japan in Kansai 2023