The Canadian Food Exporters Association would like to invite you to participate in Expo Alimentaria taking place at the Jockey Exhibition Center in Lima, Peru from September 25-27, 2019.
Expoalimentaria is the most important international trade show for food and beverage in Latin America, being the meeting point of key operators of distribution, retail and specialized channel in the national and international markets. This event brings together more than 45,000 visitors and the participation of more than 650 national and international companies generating business opportunities.
Trade professionals from the following industries visit Expo Alimentaria:
- Importers & exporters
- Producers & manufacturers
- Retail & wholesale distributors
- Supermarket chains, minimarkets
- Catering companies
- Food stores & suppliers
- Entities linked to agro-industry, fisheries and/or foreign trade.
You can learn more about this show at http://www.expoalimentariaperu.com/en/
The cost to participate with the CFEA is CDN $2,834.00 for members and CDN $5,668.00 for non-members for a 6sqm stand. The Canada branded stand will include the following: information counter with company logo, table, chairs, wastebasket, 500-watt electrical outlet and graphic panel.
Note: If you are not a CFEA member and would like to access the member rate, you can apply online for membership at https://www.cfea.com/application and pay the annual fee of CDN $565.00. Only companies producing products in Canada are eligible to participate in this event and for membership in the CFEA.
To register for this event please go to https://www.cfea.com/expo-alimentaria-2019-registration
Benefits of participating with the CFEA:
- Reduction in your space, travel and shipping costs (members only)
- Full-service event coordination and dedicated onsite assistance through the CFEA
- Opportunity to showcase your products to Latin American buyers
- Network with other Canadian companies and Embassy/Consulate Staff
Travel/Shipment Reimbursement Details (for CFEA members only): upon completion of the event,you will be provided with a claim form to apply for the reimbursement of your travel and shipping expenses. The reimbursement will consist of 50% of an economy class airfare up to a maximum reimbursement of CDN $700.00 (maximum 2 per company), a per diem of CDN $212.50 per day up to a maximum of 6 days (maximum 2 per company) and a partial reimbursement of your sample shipment expenses (up to a maximum of $600.00).
It is important to keep the following documentation for the claim process: a copy of your airline itinerary that shows the travel dates and price paid for the ticket, boarding passes, and a shipment invoice. You will also be required to provide proof of payment (credit card statement or cancelled cheques) for all expenses. Cash payments are not permitted. NOTE: If you fly premium economy or business you will be expected to provide an economy ticket mock up along with the paid ticket and the reimbursement will be based on whichever is lower.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working with you!