In 2019, AUSVEG will be supporting exporting vegetable growers to attend and exhibit at major international tradeshows. Export-ready growers are invited to apply to attend Foodex in Japan.

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Foodex – Tokyo Foodex is the key food tradeshow held annually in Japan, drawing over 80,000 buyers from across the North Asia region.

Anticipated travel dates for successful participants will be 3–9 March 2019.

5–8 March 2019 Click here Friday 18 January 2019

The program for attendees at this trade event will involve the following opportunities:

  • Building your knowledge of the local supply chain and participating in a market insights tour.
  • Gaining introductions to retailers, importers and wholesalers in the market.
  • Exhibiting and showcasing your products to international fresh produce buyers as part of the Taste Australia tradeshow presence.

AUSVEG has a limited number of funded positions available for levy-paying vegetable growers to participate in the trade event program. If you are interested in exhibiting and being part of the AUSVEG delegation, please contact AUSVEG on (03) 9882 0277 to discuss the options available.

Applications must be submitted to AUSVEG via e-mail to

This post appeared in the AUSVEG Weekly Update published 15 January 2019, 8 January 2019 and 18 December 2018. Subscribe to the Update using our online form to receive the latest industry news in your inbox every week!