Trade Events

International trade shows, trade missions, and state sponsored sales trips provide Missouri businesses opportunities to showcase their products and develop relationships with potential customers. You will benefit from the expertise of our trade consultants who will help you select the right events to attend and prepare you to get good results.

Missouri’s State Trade and Export Promotion Program and Global Market Access Program can provide reimbursement to qualified businesses for a portion of the costs associated with these events.

Dates Name of Event Venue Description
Oct 30, 2022 – Nov 5, 2022 Women in Tech Trade Mission to Europe France, Netherlands and Portugal

This Trade Mission will provide potential opportunities for participants to access European regional markets and increase U.S. exports to the European Union by connecting them to pre-screened business prospects.  The focus of the Trade Mission is on the tech industry, specifically the information and communication technology (ICT) sector and related subsectors. 

Nov 9, 2022 – Nov 11, 2022 ILDEX Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia

ILDEX Indonesia is one of the alternative trade expeditions and conference for livestock, dairy, meat processing and aquaculture in Southeast Asia. 

Nov 13, 2022 – Nov 14, 2022 Private Label Buyers Mission at PLMA Show Rosemont, IL

Food Export-Midwest in partnership with the Private Label Manufacturers Association will host a Private Label Buyers Mission at the PLMA Show. This is your opportunity to develop and expand your business with international buyers from around the world. 

Nov 14, 2022 – Nov 17, 2022 Medica Dusseldorf, Germany

Considered the world's most important and largest international fair for medical and healthcare technologies, the annual Medica draws 123,000 trade visitors from 130 countries. 

Nov 15, 2022 – Nov 18, 2022 EuroTier Hanover, Germany

EuroTier is the leading international trade fair for professional animal farming and livestock management. 

Nov 22, 2022 – Nov 24, 2022 Food Show PLUS Saudi HORECA Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi HORECA is the largest food show in Saudi Arabia and it showcases both food service and retail products.   Join Food Export at the show and take advantage of their Food Show PLUS services. 

Nov 23, 2022 – Nov 26, 2022 Food Show PLUS - Seoul International Cafe Show Seoul, South Korea

The Seoul International Cafe Show is considered to be Asia's #1 coffee event.  Join Food Export at the show and take advantage of their Food Show PLUS services.

Dec 5, 2022 – Dec 7, 2022 Trade Mission Middle East Dubai, UAE

Join Food Export on a trade mission to the UAE with one-on-one meetings with qualified buyers and market briefing by local USDA, Foreign Agricultural Service. 

Dec 7, 2022 – Dec 9, 2022 Food Show PLUS Gulfood Manufacturing Dubai, UAE

Gulfood Manufacturing is the biggest food manufacturing, ingredients, processing and packaging trade show for its sector throughout the Middle East, Africa, and Southeast Asia region. Join Food Export at the show and take advantage of their Food Show PLUS services. 

Dec 7, 2022 – Dec 9, 2022 Food Show PLUS SIAL China Shanghai, China

SIAL China is the largest and fastest growing food show in China.  Join Food Export at the show and take advantage of their Food Show PLUS services. 

Dec 7, 2022 – Dec 9, 2022 Food Show PLUS Food & Hotel Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Food & Hotel Vietnam is where the Food, Beverage & Hospitality industry converge and get immersed in an extraordinary journey of experiencing the most wide-ranging food & drink products, hospitality technologies and innovations across the globe.  Join Food Export at the show and take advantage of their Food Show PLUS services. 

Dec 8, 2022 – Dec 11, 2022 Taipei Construction & Building Materials Show Taipei, Taiwan

The Taipei Building Show is the largest building show in Taiwan.  The show attracts over 61,000 visitors and buyers including architects, builders, interior designers, and other professionals from related industries. 

Dec 15, 2022 – Dec 18, 2022 Cairo WoodShow Cairo, Egypt

Cairo WoodShow speaks loudly for itself as one of the largest and most developed international exhibition in Africa and the MENA region for Wood & Woodworking Machinery industry. 

Jan 5, 2023 – Jan 8, 2023 Consumer Electronics Show Las Vega, NV

CES is the most influential tech event in the world.  This is where the world's biggest brands do business and meet new partners, and the sharpest innovators hit the stage. 

Jan 17, 2023 – Jan 20, 2023 SHOT Show Las Vegas, NV

The SHOT Show is the largest and most comprehensive trade show for professionals who sell products related to the shooting sports and hunting industries. It is the world's premier expo of combined firearms, ammunition, cutlery, outdoor apparel, optics, and related products and services. 

Jan 30, 2023 – Feb 2, 2023 Arab Health Dubai, UAE

Where the world of healthcare meet!  Long established as the "must attend" event in the industry, Arab Health attracts regional and international healthcare professionals who value the power of learning, networking and business

Feb 20, 2023 – Feb 24, 2023 Gulfood Dubai, UAE

Gulfood is the world's largest annual food and hospitality show! With almost 5,000 exhibitors participating from over 120 countries, it is where the latest tastes, trends and innovations are unveiled. 

Mar 8, 2023 – Mar 10, 2023 VIV Asia Bangkok, Thailand

Focusing on the complete feed-to-food chain, VIV Asia is the premier platform for industry leaders to connect and trade with top international buyers, distributors, and decision makers from across Asia and beyond. 

Mar 14, 2023 – Mar 18, 2023 CONEXPO-CON/AGG Las Vega, NV

Largest construction trade show, CONEXPO-CON/AGG is the gathering place for all persons involved in all segments of the construction, aggregates and ready mixed concrete industries. 

May 9, 2023 – May 11, 2023 DEFEA Athens, Greece

A high-profile international defence exhibition where international companies present land, naval, aerospace, national and cyber security defence systems. 

May 15, 2023 – May 17, 2023 Zoomark International Bologna, Italy

Zoomark is the international showcase for companies producing pet food, care and comfort products, as well as the whole of the pet industry supply chain, from raw materials to processing, from machinery to packaging, logistics and services. 

Jun 19, 2023 – Jun 25, 2023 Paris Air Show Paris, France

The Paris Air Show remains the largest aerospace event in the world.  The show is a special time for every company, providing an occasion to meet up with all the key players in the aerospace industry, seize fresh commercial opportunities, present their expertise and innovations to the world, and form technological and industrial partnerships.