VALUMICS partners FIAB and UoI will be at ALIBER Alimentaria 16 – 19 April 2018, Barcelona

By 16th April 2018January 22nd, 2020No Comments

Alimentaria 2018 is the largest fair in the food sector in Spain.

VALUMICS partner FIAB (the Spanish Federation of Food and Beverage Industries) is a partner organization to the event. FIAB will promote innovation and internationalization of the food and beverage sector at Alimentaria 2018.

VALUMICS project co-ordinator Sigurdur Bogason, from the University of Iceland, will be presenting “Improvement of Food Value Chain in H2020 VALUMICS project” under the Strategic Projects Session.

From the event website:

“Alimentaria 2018 will once again be the international business center for all professionals in the food, beverage and gastronomy industry. A must for innovation, the latest trends and the internationalization of the sector.”

“The Food and Beverage industry is the most important in Spain, represents more than €96,400 million in turnover, € 27,500 million in exports, transforms 70% of the raw material and generates +480,000 jobs”.

Event statistics

Total exhibitors: 3,896

International exhibitors: 1,013 from 63 countries

Total visitors: 140,386

International visitors: 42,117

Visiting countries: 143