Seoul Food & Hotel 2018
Visit us in Stand 4 C 401
Korean International Exhibition Center
South Korea is the fifth business partner of Chile, and one of the ten first destination of Chilean food exports to the world.
Chile and Korea commemorate fourteen years of Free Trade Agreement. In 2004, this FTA was the first between an Asian and Latin-American country. In 2016, Chilean products in FTA enter to the Korean market duty-free.
Chilean food in South Korea
In 2017, exports of Chilean food to Korea reached US$ 410 million, a 5% more than last year. The main exported foods were pork meat, fresh grapes, salmon and trout, cuttlefish, wine, fresh blueberries, fresh cherries, fresh lemons, and others.
Chile will once again be taking part in Seoul Food & Hotel, along with eight food-producers seeking to diversify the range of Chilean exports to South Korea, as part of Chile’s goal of consolidating its economic and trading position in that market.
In this opportunity, the Chilean companies will be present with the most characteristic Chilean food offer, such as dried fruits like walnuts, raisins, almonds, and prunes; fruit and vegetables purees and juices NFC; chicken, pork, turkey, salmon and processed foods; concentrated juices, lyophilized powders and dry spray, mainly of berries.
Chile’s unique characteristics lend it unrivalled conditions for producing fresh, pure, healthy, good quality food, which is appreciated around the world.
The Chilean products in the Seoul Food and Hotel are best example why Chilean food are appreciated around the world. There are producing with high production standards, by highly qualified professionals, and made it in a country with some of the world’s most significant freshwater reserves, natural barriers at all four compass points protect Chile, converting it into a true phytosanitary island, thereby reducing the incidence of pests and diseases.
All this characteristic, and an unusually varied range of climates is especially advantageous for obtaining good quality raw materials and staggered production.
Companies at Chilean pavilion
For more information about the exhibitors, please download the catalogue here.