Powered by the Agribusiness Team, this site provides U.S. companies involved in food processing and packaging equipment with up-to-date information to help your company succeed internationally.
We have a worldwide network of agribusiness specialists dedicated to helping you export! The Agribusiness Team is represented by members of the U.S. Commercial Service – U.S. Department of Commerce, Foreign Agricultural Service – U.S. Department of Agriculture, State Regional Trade Groups, and various State Departments of Agriculture.
To assist you in the Food Processing and Packaging industry, we have made available Best Market Reports, Market Research Reports, and Country Commercial Guides related to the Food Processing and Packaging industry. You can also search for related events in our Trade Events section. There is a sampling of these reports listed below.
For additional information, please contact the Trade Information Center at 1-800-872-8723.
|The 28th International FISPAL 2012 Food Service Trade Show -- Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Agricultural Products, Agricultural Services, Foods - Processed, Food Processing/Packaging Eq.|
The 28th Fispal Food Service trade show is Latin America's largest trade show dedicated to presenting products and solutions for the food service industry. The Brazilian food service market is experiencing an explosive growth and offers an excellent business opportunity for international companies with products, solutions, and services for restaurants, bars, local bakeries, fast food chains, hotels, catering companies, convenience stores, clinics, hospitals, schools, and many others. In 2010, food service sales in Brazil totaled R$ 75 billion, a 16.5% increase from 2009. Approximately 60 million Brazilians eat meals outside their home daily, or 32% of the country's population. Brazilian's currently spend 31% of their income on food outside the home, and this percentage is expected to continue to increase.
|Denise Barbosa, Sao Paulo|
|Helen Simpson-Davis, Trade Event Programs|
Senior International Trade Specialist
|Eric Halsten, Imex Management, Inc.|