SALEM, Ore. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced that it will resume in-person trade missions early next year. The first of these will be in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), February 16-21, 2022.
U.S. agriculture and food exports to UAE have averaged $1.2 billion annually for the past 5 years. The UAE is a growing consumer market with opportunities for U.S. dairy products, fresh fruit and vegetables, tree nuts, beef and beef products, chocolate and cocoa products, snack foods, confectionary and baked goods, cereals, pasta, and food preparations.
Trade mission delegates will conduct business-to-business meetings with potential customers, receive in-depth market briefings from FAS and industry trade experts, and participate in site visits, including the annual Gulfood Show and the Dubai Expo 2020.
Registration Deadline: November 8, 2021
— Oregon Department of Agriculture