Latest Developments in the Local and International Food Scene, Showcased in Foodex Saudi 2015
Rony Haddad, director of the exhibition, expressed his happiness at the enormous participation of domestic and international companies in the exhibition. He said, “The exhibition represents a good platform to learn about the latest developments in the food industry of the world, and it is expected to produce good strategic partnerships in the field of food industry with the great support of national industry.”
He pointed out that the “exhibition has become a platform of professional display for international and local food companies in order to communicate and make deals among themselves.
“It also helps chefs to highlight their talents and skills,” he said, adding, “The Saudi market is characterized by opportunities and is a promising market in the food industry, which is estimated about SR180 billion annually.”
Ms. Haya Sunaidi, chairman of Reed Sunaidi Exhibitions, expressed the hope that the exhibition would prove to be a platform for the definition of the modern trends in the industry and showcase food from across the world.
She said the national industry enjoys a high quality and succeeded in penetrating more than 90 international markets. She stressed the need to work on quality such that the right price is kept at the same time.
She emphasized the need to take advantage of the momentum that is currently seen in the state to diversify the productive base, especially in the trade and industrial areas.