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23 PH firms promote Pinoy food products in Gulfood 2018 in UAE

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Among the 5,000 exhibitors in the Gulfood 2018 in Dubai, 23 Filipino companies have joined the food and beverage commodity expo to showcase the best of the Philippine’s food products from February 18-21, 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Center.

On the 23rd edition of the Gulf Food Hotel and Equipment and Salon Culinaire under the FoodPhilippines country pavilion, the delegates from the country exhibit top halal-certified, healthy and organic products, seafood and marine products, ethnic and gourmet selections, and other functional food and beverage products.

Through the assistance of Department of Trade and Industry’s Center for International Trade Expositions (DTI-CITEM), in partnership with Philippine Trade and Investment Center Dubai (PTIC-Dubai), the Philippine companies were able to join the world’s biggest food and hospitality trade event.

The DTI-CITEM is hopeful to gather an export deal at least USD110 million. The participating companies are Asia Brewery Inc., Brandexports Philippines, Inc., Celebes Coconut Corp., Century Pacific Food, Inc., Gem Foods International Inc., Krystle Exports Phil. Inc, Magic Melt Foods, Inc., Mama Sita’s (Sandpiper Spices and Condiments Corporation), Marikina Food Corporation, Market Reach International Resources, Mega Global Corporation, and Miesto International Foods Corporation.

Other exhibitors include Millennium Specialty Coco Products, Inc., Philippine Grocers Food Exports, Inc, Pixcel Transglobal Foods Incorporated, Profood International Corp., Q-Phil Products International, Roxas Sigma Agriventures, Inc., Sagrex Foods Inc., San Miguel Purefoods, Inc., Seatrade Canning Corporation, SL Agritech Corporation, and Super Q.

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