K-Food Fever Receives Taiwan's Largest Food Fair

Online Team
21 Jun 2023

Total export consultation results of $30 million...Healthy Food and Home Meal Popularity

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (Minister Jeong Hyeong-geun) and the Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (President Kim Chun-jin) participated as Korean Pavilion at the 33rd Taiwan International Food Fair (FOOD TAIPEI 2023) held in Taipei, Taiwan, from the 14th to the 17th, resulting in export consultations of $30 million.

Marking its 33rd anniversary, the "Taiwan International Food Fair" is Taiwan's largest food fair, and as it is the first offline event since COVID-19, more than 4,000 companies and 30,000 buyers and distribution workers from 30 countries, including Korea, the U.S., the U.K., Thailand and Brazil, visited the site. In particular, the International Food Tech Fair, the International Packaging Industry Fair, and the International Hotel and Restaurant Fair were also held, allowing visitors to see the entire food industry around the world at a glance.

Accordingly, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and the corporation formed a "Korean Pavilion" with 16 excellent exporters and six companies in Jeollanam-do and promoted various K-foods such as pears, mushrooms, kimchi, samgyetang, ginseng, and traditional liquor.

In particular, in order to target the rapidly growing health functional food market after the pandemic, various health foods such as red ginseng products, health drinks such as citron and kombucha, and perilla oil were exhibited to attract visitors.

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