USMEF took part in International Food Industry Show FoodExpo Qazaqstan 2023
USMEF took part in jubilee 25th anniversary International Food Industry show FoodExpo Qazaqstan 2023, the largest food exhibition in the entire Central Asian Region, that took place at the Atakent Exhibition Center in Almaty on November 1-3, 2023. More than 6 thousand professionals have visited the Food Expo Qazaqstan 2023 over three show days.
The USMEF booth was visited by meat importers, distributors, retailers, HRI business representatives from all over the Central Asian region. In addition, USMEF conducted meetings with retailers experiencing a shortage of high-quality beef cuts. There was a discussion of the possibilities of American beef online sales using the chain’s online platforms, for example Metro Cash & Carry.
The USMEF booth were visited on November 2 by representatives of the US Embassy and USDA.
Lucas Blaustein, Agriculture Attache at the U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan, Michelle Yerkin, U.S. Consul General in Almaty, and John McGregor, Economic Adviser, discussed with importers, distributors, trade leaders an increase of market opportunities and prospects for market expansion for U.S. agricultural products.