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2016 Middle East Consumer Oriented Inbound Trade Mission

Dec 12 - 15, 2016

Monday-Thursday
CA, WA
Inbound Mission

The Western U.S. Agricultural Trade Association (WUSATA®), and the 13 Western State Departments of Agriculture, announce participation and registration in the following activity, which is brought to you by the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service:

Middle East Inbound Trade Mission to California and Washington: December 12-15, 2016

The Middle East is experiencing rapid consumer growth, as the seventh largest regional market for consumer-oriented products, the Middle East continues to outpace South America and South Asia as an export destination. The imported food industry is expected to grow by $35 billion in the next decade. Currently an estimated 90 percent of all food products in the Middle East are imported.

Benefits of Participation:

  • Showcase your products and learn about opportunities and buyer preferences
  • Meet one-on-one with pre-qualified buyers from across India and the Middle East
  • Identify new buyers for your product, or re-connect personally with existing clients

Meetings:

  • December 12-13:  Seattle, WA  One-on-one meetings and Facility site visits
  • December 14:  San Francisco and Oakland area  One-on-one meetings
  • December 15:  Los Angeles  One-on-one meetings

Participating companies are encouraged to be export ready, bring samples and product lists, and be prepared to discuss pricing.

Industry Focus
Retail Products
Product Description

Products must be at least 50% U.S. agricultural origin by weight, excluding added water and packaging. Suitable products include, but are not limited to: snacks, beverages, confectionery, condiments, meats, processed fruits and vegetables, specialty foods, dried fruits and nuts.

Event Activities and Prices Pricing  
2016 Middle East Consumer Oriented Inbound Trade Mission    
December 12 - 13: Seattle, WA COMP  
December 14: San Francisco and Oakland area One-on-one meetings COMP  
December 15: Los Angeles One-on-one meetings COMP  
Event Activities and Prices
2016 Middle East Consumer Oriented Inbound Trade Mission
  Pricing  
December 12 - 13: Seattle, WA $0.00
December 14: San Francisco and Oakland area One-on-one meetings $0.00
December 15: Los Angeles One-on-one meetings $0.00
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