Event Detail

Note: Registration for this event has passed. Please contact WUSATA at 360-693-3373 to be placed on the waitlist.
Event Name: 2013 Asia: SE Asia Fresh Retail Inbound Mission To WA & CA
Event Date: Jul 23, 2013 to Jul 28, 2013
Event Location: Washington / California
Event Type: Inbound Trade Mission
Product Focus: Produce
Product Description: Products must be at least 50% U.S. agricultural origin by weight, excluding added water and packaging. Please see additional details regarding product and company eligibility on the U.S. Supplier Page located on the WUSATA® website.
    Suitable products include, but are not limited to: All Fresh Fruit and Vegetables, plus specialty products such as Berries and Stone Fruit.
Participating companies are encouraged to be export ready, bring samples and product lists, and prepared to discuss pricing.
Event Description: The Western U.S. Agricultural Trade Association (WUSATA®), and the 13 Western State Departments of Agriculture, announce participation and registration in the following activity:
    Southeast Asia Fresh Retail Inbound Mission - Washington July 23-24 & California July 25-28

Western U.S. companies interested in the Southeast Asia market have an excellent opportunity to meet one-on-one with qualified buyers of fresh retail products. Southeast Asia is one of the fastest growing areas in the world with a regional GDP of approximately $2 trillion, and is the sixth largest destination for U.S. agricultural exports, valued at $9.76 billion in 2011, a 25% increase over the previous year. In 2011, consumer oriented items represented about one third of the all U.S. exports to the market, valued at $3.1 billion. WUSATA anticipates heavy demand for this event, be sure to sign-up today!

Benefits from participating in the activity include:
  • Meet one-on-one with pre-screened buyers from Southeast Asia.
  • Showcase your products and gain information on Southeast Asian buyer's needs and preferences.
  • Expand your foreign market sales in Southeast Asia.
Participation Fee: There is no participation fee associated with this event.

Appointment schedules include:
  • Seattle, WA- July 23rd (morning)
  • Yakima, WA & Vicinity - July 24th
  • Fresno, CA - July 25th (afternoon)
  • Central Valley, CA - July 26th
  • PMA Foodservice Show - July 28th (Sunday)

REGISTRATION ENDS at 11:59 PM on July 12, 2013

Registration Deadline: July 16, 2013
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Contact Event Manager
Rebecca Weber
International Trade Specialist
Washington Dept of Ag
Tel: 509-735-3666
Fax: 509-735-6609

Alicia Rios
Director- CITD
California Department of Food and Ag
Tel: (559) 324-6401