Our office facilitates U.S. agricultural exporter participation in Iberian trade shows, and hotel, restaurant, and retail store promotional events (please click below to learn about upcoming events).
Events and Shows in Spain
March 15-17, 2018
Iberzoo + Propet
Propet is the merger of two trade shows into one to meet demand and benefit the pet sector as a whole. It brings together a wide cross section of players: manufacturers, distributors, importers, specialist retailers, veterinarians and clinic staff, animal trainers, dog groomers, laboratories and all types of companies that work with this professional sector from Spain, Portugal and other foreign markets. This single, annual event will provide increased opportunities for business, training and will raise the profile of the industry. This is not an FAS endorsed show, but if you are interested in visiting or participating, please contact us: AgMadrid@fas.usda.gov
March 16-18, 2018
Barcelona Beer Festival
The Barcelona Beer Festival (BBF) is Spain’s premier craft beer festival and has become the event of reference for this sector in Southern Europe. Six successful editions have already been held, with the number of attendees growing from 10,000 in 2012 to 32,000 in 2017, building on a loyal audience who appreciates craft beer. All signs point to increased attendance and exhibitors again this year. This is not an endorsed event, but if you are interested in visiting or participating, please contact us: AgMadrid@fas.usda.gov
April 16-19, 2018
Alimentaria, the leading trade show for food and drinks in Spain, takes place bi-annually in Barcelona and attracts thousands of buyers and leaders in the food manufacture and distribution sectors, both national and international. In 2016, almost 4,000 exhibitors from 70 countries participated in the show. The show received the visit of 140,524 professionals, 35 percent from abroad. Alimentaria offers one of the best opportunities to increase U.S. exports of food and agricultural products in Spain. This is not an endorsed show, but if you are interested in visiting or participating, please contact us: AgMadrid@fas.usda.gov
May 7-10, 2018
Salon de Gourmets
The Salon de Gourmets is a major European event dedicated exclusively to delicatessen products. In its latest edition, almost 1,400 exhibitors participated in the show, presenting over 35,000 delicatessen products, attracting the attention of the 80,000 professionals who visited El Salon. This is not an endorsed show, but if you are interested in visiting or participating, please contact us: AgMadrid@fas.usda.gov
October 18-20, 2018
Fruit Attraction is the signature International Trade Show for the Fruit and Vegetable Industry. In 2017, with 1,500 companies from 34 countries and 68,161 professionals from 110 countries visiting the show; the trade show fulfilled its objective of creating an effective business scenario for agents in the sector. This is not an endorsed show, but if you are interested in visiting or participating, please contact us: AgMadrid@fas.usda.gov
Please call us or email us for any information.
Phone: 91-587 2555
In addition, we can assist U.S. exporters with sales missions to Spain and Portugal. Our professionals know many of the prospective Iberian Peninsula buyers, the local business conditions, distribution patterns and outlets, as well as local consumer’s preferences.