2013-2014 Global Agribusiness Team Events

The Agribusiness team will support the following trade events:

International Production & Processing Expo

January 28-30, 2014 | Atlanta, GA

The International Poultry Expo (IPE) and the International Feed Expo (IFE) are the world's largest trade shows for the poultry and feed sectors of the industry. The Expo has been held in Atlanta, Georgia for the past 66 years. The show displays the latest in technology, equipment, supplies, and services used in the production and processing of poultry and eggs and for those involved in feed manufacturing. With the addition of the American Meat institute's International Meat Expo, the IPPE has been expanded to include the processing and further processing of meat products. Contact Amanda.Ayvaz@trade.gov for more info.


March 4-8, 2014 | Las Vegas, NV

Natural Products Expo West/Engredea 2014

March 6-9, 2014 | Anaheim, CA

Natural Products Expo West is the leading trade show in the natural, organic and healthy products industry. Rated as one of the top 200 trade shows in the US by Tradeshow Week, Natural Products Expo West continues to help attendees reach their business goals. Attracting over 58,000 industry professionals, the show features over 3,000 exhibits and a variety of products. Co-located with Engredea, Nutracon conference, the Beer, Wine & Spirits Marketplace and Fresh Ideas Organic Marketplace, these combined events showcase the entire value chain of healthy products from start to finish, identifying the bestsellers of today and the trends of tomorrow. Contact Amanda.Ayvaz@trade.gov for more info.

AgriTek Astana

March 12-14, 2014 | Astana, Kazakhstan

AgriTek Astana 2013 hosted 198 exhibitors from 20 countries in addition to 4,430 attendees from 22 countries. Contact Nurlan.Zhangarin@trade.gov for more info

The 2014 NAB Show

April 7-10, 2014 | Las Vegas, NV

China Refrigeration 2014

April 9-11, 2014 | Beijing, China

The 245h International Exhibition for Refrigeration, Air-conditioning, Heating and Ventilation, Frozen Food Processing, Packaging and Storage (CHINA REFRIGERATION 2013) will be held on April 9-11, 2014 in Beijing, China. 

China Refrigeration is the largest refrigeration sector trade event in Asia. It is the must attend / exhibit event for any U.S. exporter who is selling heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) into the Asian markets.

U.S. exporters sold over $250 million into the Asian markets in 2013 and in 2014, sales are forecast to continue to grow. 

The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Htoel-Motel Show (NRA Show) 2014

May 17-20 | Chicago, IL

The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (NRA Show) is the Western Hemisphere's largest food service and hospitality event. The NRA Show draws 58,000+ industry professionals from all 50 states and 100+ countries to Chicago each May—all seeking or showcasing the newest innovations and up-to-the-minute information about trends and issues. Contact Philippa.Olsen@trade.gov for more info.

VIV Europe 2014

May 20-22, 2014 | Utrecht, Netherlands

VIV Europe is a trade show all about the requirements of meat safety, a concept called Feed to Meat and involves all sectors in the meat production chain. The exhibition program includes companies active in feed milling and supplying feed milling equipment, animal feed and feed additives, animal health products, breeding and housing, meat processing, packaging and logistics and other services related to the animal protein production industry. The 2014 show expects more than 600 exhibitors from 40 countries and over 20,000 trade visitors from 130 counties. Contact Alan.Ras@trade.gov for more info

Fieldays 2014

June 11-14, 2014 | Hamilton, New Zealand

Fieldays is the largest annual agribusiness trade event in the Southern Hemisphere. Fieldays attracts approximately 130,000 attendees from New Zealand, Australia, North and South America and Europe. There are over 1000 exhibitors at Fieldays showcasing the latest in agricultural products and services for farms and farm households. Contact Janet.Coulthart@trade.gov for more info.

Fancy Food Show (Summer) 2014

June 29-July 1, 2014 | New York, NY

Since 1955, the Fancy Food Shows have been North America's largest specialty food and beverage marketplace. Between the Winter Show in San Francisco and the Summer Show in New York City, the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade events bring in more than 40,000 attendees from more than 80 countries to see 260,000 innovative specialty food products, such as confections, cheese, coffee, snacks, spices, ethnic, natural, organic and more. Contact Aditi.Palli@trade.gov for more info.

Farm Progress Show

August 26-28 | Boone, IA

The 61st Farm Progress Show, the largest outdoor farm equipment show in the United States, will be held August 26-28, 2014, in Boone, Iowa. The mission of the Farm Progress Show is to provide an interactive venue for North American and International farmers, agribusiness officials and agriculture companies to network, gain cutting-edge information, and conduct business. The show hosts around 600 exhibitors and over 100,000 attendees during the three-day event. Contact Mark.Wells@trade.gov for more info.


October 7-10, 2014 | Moscow, Russia