The EU-Japan Centre is organizing the second “Japanese Food and Beverage Days” online matching event for European companies interested in Japanese food and beverages.
Over a one-week period from 15-18 February 2021, EU participants will be able to discuss with Japanese suppliers. The B2B platform includes an integrated messaging and video call meeting function, and buyers will benefit from a dedicated support by a bilingual team and personal interpreters for all their meetings if necessary. Participation is free of charge.
Participants must be importers, distributors wholesalers or retailers in the EU interested in selling Japanese food or beverages, or must be a manufacturing or sales company based in Japan in the food and beverages field. (Individuals are not eligible to apply). Registrants will be assessed before being validated.
Examples of target areas
(based on EU buyers' requests, not limited to the following)
• Canned foods, preserved foods
• Confectionery, Japanese sweets, chocolate, jam
• Dairy products
• Delicatessen, specialty foods, dried foods, seasonings
• Diet/Children/Healthy foods
• Fine Foods
• Organic Products
• Pastries, Cakes, Biscuits
• Japanese sake
• Fruit & Vegetable Juice
• Organic drinks
• Tea, Coffee, Japanese Tea
Registrations are open until the 8 February 2021 at below website.
This website and related activities are managed by the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, a joint venture between the European Commission's Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) and the Japanese Government's Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI).
No less than 300 web pages with up-to-date information on Japan, more than 170 reports available as well as a lot of detailed information on the Japanese business culture.