The three-day long largest show on food processing sector “7th BAPA FoodPro International Expo 2019” will begin on Thursday at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the city.
Bangladesh Agro-Processors’ Association (BAPA) and Rainbow Exhibition and Event Management Services Ltd (REEMS) will jointly organise the expo.Two expositions “9th Agro Bangladesh Expo 2019” and “6th Rice & Graintech Expo Bangladesh” will be held under the 7th BAPA FoodPro expo.
The exposition has been organised with a view to introduce the Bangladeshi local market with the international market and to create a bridge with the international technology and products.
Organisers made the disclosure at a press conference held at Economic Reporters’ Forum (ERF) in the city on Tuesday.
BAPA FoodPro International Expo 2019 committee president, also chairman and CEO of Pran-RFL Group, Ahsan Khan Chowdhury, BAPA senior vice-president SM Jahangir Hossain, and Rainbow Exhibition and Event Management Managing Director Chanmohan Saha were present at the press conference.
Around 380 organisations from 15 countries will participate at the expo. Besides, the fair will consist business matching session along with technical sessions where industry experts will present their views on specific topics about the sector.
Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque will inaugurate the show and Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi will be present at the closing ceremony.The 7th BAPA FoodPro International Expo 2019 is Bangladesh’s only show on food products, food processing and packaging products and machinery.