Seoul food & hotel 2019

Date: May 21-24, 2019
Venue: KINTEX (Korea International Exhibition Center)
Location: Goyang city , Korea, Republic
Target Audience: Canadian food and beverage exporters interested in the Korean market.
Sector: Agriculture and Processed Foods

As the largest international food show in Korea, Seoul Food and Hotel (SFH) 2019, provides an excellent opportunity for Canadian food and beverage exporters to explore market opportunities, showcase their products and meet with Korea’s food trades, including importers, distributors, retailers, wholesalers hoteliers, restaurateurs, food service buyers and manufacturers.

As a flagship show for Agriculture and Agri-food Canada (AAFC), Canadian companies which join the Canada pavilion are eligible for the Canada Pavilion Program.

Register here for SFH 2019.

For more information, contact Jill Magnussen,, Project Officer Trade Show Strategy and Delivery at AAFC.

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service:

  • Briefing on the Korea’s agriculture and food market
  • B2B meetings with potential local buyers
  • Networking lunch
  • Optional store tour

SEOUL trade commissioners are organizing a one-day program comprised of the activities above on margins of the SFH for Canadian participants. Interested companies can contact Trade Commissioner Ok-Jin Cho,, for detailed information, as well as market intelligence, regulatory information and information on potential Korean buyers.

Why your organization should participate:

  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event
  • Pavilion/exhibit
  • Seminar

The Trade Commissioner, Ok-Jin Cho,, specializes in the Agriculture and Processed Foods sector for the Republic of Korea market, and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.