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Portugal well represented at SIAL PARIS 2018

2018-10-31
Market Access went to the world's largest food innovation exhibition with two clients.

Aware of the importance of this event for the international growth of the Portuguese companies from the food industry, Market Access accompanied 2 clients: Guimarpeixe as a visitor and Salsicharia Limiana as an exhibitor, where it was able to raise awareness of their products with tasting sessions in loco.

SIAL is the world's largest food innovation exhibition, which takes place once a year in Paris and is open to trade visitors only. As a global business platform, the fair is the showcase for innovations and connects food manufacturers, distributors, importers, wholesalers and retailers. Exhibitors from all over the world gather at SIAL to present their products, innovations and technologies and to give an overview of the industry.

This year’s edition took place at Paris Nord Villepinte, from the 21st to the 25th October 2018. According to data from the organisation, in 2016’s edition there were 7.000 exhibitors from 105 countries and about 160.000 visitors from 194 countries. This year there was a high rate of growth compared to the previous editions.