What is "Food EXPO Kyushu"?

POINT 1Food EXPO Kyushu is project to be held in order to promote food industry of Kyushu and Okinawa region.

Food EXPO Kyushu is project to introduce high value-added and superior Kyushu agricultural, forest and marine products and processed food to the inside and outside the country and to improve local food-related industrial sales, and expand market and the regional economy. The main constituent is "Food EXPO Kyushu Executive committee" which is constituted by Fukuoka prefecture, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka Prefectual Federation of Societies of Commerce and Industry, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO) Fukuoka, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry and holds B to B (Domestic and international food business meeting) and B to C (Kyushu tasty food festival).

POINT 2Food EXPO Kyushu holds business matching event and sale event for public at the same time.

The main projects of Food EXPO Kyushu are B to B (Domestic and international food business meeting) and B to C (Kyushu tasty food festival). We aim at promotion, activation of food industry of Kyushu with these two projects.

  • Business matching event

  • Sale event for public

Affiliated bodies

Food EXPO Kyushu Executive committee is constituted in the following bodies.

Fukuoka prefecture,Fukuoka city,Fukuoka Prefectual Federation of Societies of Commerce and Industry,
Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO) Fukuoka,Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Outline

Domestic and international food business meeting

Name Food EXPO Kyushu 2016 (Domestic and international food business meeting)
Date and time 4/Oct/2016 (Tue) to 6/Oct/2016 (Thu)
Time Scheduled from 10:00 to 17:00 (※on the last day until 16:00)
Place Fukuoka International Center (2-2, Chikkohon-machi, Hakata district, Fukuoka city)Access
Sponsorship Food EXPO Kyushu Executive committee
(Fukuoka, Fukuoka-shi, association of Fukuoka business and industry society society, JETRO Fukuoka, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce)
Exhibition business meetings

Exhibitors exhibit the goods at their booths. Domestic and overseas buyers visit around the booths, do tasting and business talk. You can freely do business talks at spaces provided for meeting in booth and exhibition venue. Exhibitors (152 companies)
Fukuoka: 77 companies, Saga: 9 companies, Nagasaki: 21 companies, Kumamoto: 16 companies, Oita: 11 companies, Miyazaki: 11 companies, Kagoshima: 6 companies, Yamaguchi: 1 company

  • (1) Small and medium-sized companies and small businesses of the Kyushu-Okinawa region
  • (2) Food manufacturing and producer who have products ready for sales
  • (3) Business operator capable of preparing negotiation sheet for buyers,
  • and capable of providing documents that the visitors specify.
Targeted Visitors
Domestic and foreign food distribution companies, home-meal replacement and restaurant related companies, hotels, mail order, buyers of trading companies (general public not allowed)
Individual business meetings Reservation type business meeting in which exhibitors, who went through the pre-examination by the buyer, can participate.
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Co located event
  • · Trade consultation corner, Solution Corner (JETRO Fukuoka)
  • · Food EXPO Kyushu2016 seminar (Fukuoka)
  • · Food EXPO Kyushu Exchange Meeting (Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
  • · JETRO Food Export Trade Meeting in Kyushu (Fukuoka) (JETRO Fukuoka)
  • · Food Expo internship (Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry Association)
  • · Visit business meeting (Fukuoka City, Japan Chamber of Commerce Federation, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
  • · Food EXPO Kyushu2016 Fair in Hakata Marui (Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry Association)

Kyushu tasty food festival

Name Food EXPO Kyushu 2016 (Kyushu tasty food festival)
Date and time 7/Oct/2016 (Fri) to 10/Oct/2016 (Mon)
Time Scheduled from 10:00 to 20:00 (※ On the first day from 11:00 /On the last day until 16:00)
Place Tenjin Central Park (1-1, Tenjin, Chuo-district, Fukuoka-city)Access
Sponsorship "Food EXPO Kyushu Executive Committee
(Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka City, Japan Chamber of Commerce Federation, JETRO Fukuoka, Fukuoka Regional Strategy Promotion Council, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry) "
Exhibitors Business operators etc. in the Kyushu-Okinawa region who deal with the products that are produced, processed and sold in the region.
Attendance Free of charge
Venue configuration
  • "General store booth (product sales of foods and drinks by the Kyushu-Okinawa region operators)
  • Planning booth (planning booth by the Executive Committee)
  • Companies and organizations booth (PR booth by sponsors and cooperative organization, etc.) "
Stage event Plenty and versatile events are planned for children as well as grownups.