FAIR DATES:
21 - 24 MAY 2015
SMX CONVENTION CENTER
PASAY CITY, PHILIPPINES

IFEX Philippines is now on its 10th Year!

FOOD FOR THE SOUL
Harvest | Rites & Rituals | Feast

The art of preparing Asian cuisine is a slow, calculated process. From the harvest field, to the pan, and onto the plate, the gastronomic journey to this side of the world is always a pleasant one. It tells the story of time-tested cooking rituals. It boasts of distinct flavors. It promises a soulful enjoyment of the feast on hand.

The flavors of the Far East are meant to satisfy the discriminating palate. Each plate, each bowl is a culinary treat that speaks of a rich culinary history, eclectic food culture, and age-old heritage skills. Each bite tells of the storied past of culinary masters who have perfected the art of cooking. The taste is truly a feast to the soul---and even much more.

Asian heritage food celebrates life to the fullest. With gusto.

RICH RESOURCES

  • 89% of world aquaculture output
  • 86% of the world’s fish farmers
  • 42% of world fruit production

Asia produces...

  • 69% of the world’s mangoes
  • 46% of the world’s pineapples
  • 20% of the world’s papayas

GROWING ECONOMIC INFLUENCE

  • 3rd largest intra-regional trade bloc
  • US $4.9B volume of intraregional Food & Beverage Trade
  • 50% of total Asian trade is intraregional
  • Free Trade Agreements with ASEAN nations, China, India, Japan, Korea and New Zealand

GLOBALIZED DEMAND-DRIVEN POPULATION

  • Over 18 Muslims and emerging Halal market
  • 43% of expected wordlwide consumption from Asia’s middle class by 2030
  • Multicultural tastes and preferences that drive food trends - e.g., convenient and ready-to-eat meals premium labels, healthy and functional food
Wide Array of Food Choices from APEC for the World

Healthier and natural food finds made for multicultural tastes and preferences are set to please the world's palate at the newest feature of the show, the TasteAPEC@IFEX!

Meet and partner with Asia Pacific companies producing the trendiest and hottest APEC food brands.