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AVIANZA returns to Gulfood Dubai, the largest agri-food fair in the Middle East

  • This international food and beverage supply exhibition has started today and will end on Friday, February 23 at the Dubai World Trade Center 
  • The interprofessional has a stand (Hall 1. S1-L69) where to show visitors the great capacity of the Spanish poultry industry in terms of innovation, digital transformation, healthy eating and nutrition  
  • As part of its internationalization strategy, AVIANZA is carrying out this action through its agreement with ICEX

Dubai, February 19, 2024.- The 2024 edition of Gulfood Dubai began this morning at the Dubai World Trade Center, establishing itself, once again, as the largest fair in the Middle East dedicated to the food and beverage industry. One more edition AVIANZA, the Spanish Interprofessional Association of Poultry Meat, is present with an information stand with ICEX, as part of its internationalization plan. 

Until this Friday, the interprofessional organization will present to distributors, the restaurant sector and consumers the benefits of the Spanish poultry industry, which is an international benchmark for its capacity for innovation, transformation and adaptation to new challenges in terms of food. healthy, nutrition, animal welfare and food safety and quality. 

Jordi Montfort and Marta Lafarque, general secretary and head of the internationalization area of AVIANZA, respectively, are in charge of the association's space – HALL 1, stand S1-L69 – where it is already receiving personalities, companies and associations interested in generating synergies with the Spanish poultry sector. 

Likewise, on Wednesday, February 21, from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm, AVIANZA organizes a Masterclass under the #PoultryfromSpain campaign in the TOP TABLE GULFOOD space with the renowned Spanish chef Iker Zapata Errasti (Restaurante Tagomago, Dubai), who will perform a succulent recipe with Spanish poultry meat as the protagonist.  

Spanish poultry companies such as Procavi and Coren are also present at this international fair. Gulfood Dubai is the largest agri-food meeting in the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia and Oceania. The Spanish Interprofessional Association of Poultry Meat joins this scenario to give visibility and promote Spanish poultry farming. More than 5,000 exhibiting companies and institutions are invited to participate in this edition and visitors from more than 120 countries are expected to arrive.

For Jordi Montfort, general secretary of AVIANZA, “it is essential that the association has a presence in such prestigious international events as Gulfood Dubai. These fairs represent an irreplaceable platform to present and exalt the excellence of Spanish poultry products in an area that is so strategic for our international expansion plans, such as the countries of the Middle East."

Visits to the AVIANZA stand. From left to right. María Naranjo, director of the Food Industry at ICEX; Jordi Montfort and Marta Lafarque, general secretary and head of internationalization of AVIANZA and José Miguel Herrero, general director of the Food Industry of MAPA.
Representatives from MAPA, OFECOME Dubai and ICEX have been visiting the AVIANZA stand in Hall 1-S1-L69 today.