Gulfood 2022 - 27th International Exhibition of Food, Beverage, Equipment for the Hotel, Restaurant and Culinary Business of the Gulf Countries

Country:United Arab Emirates
Exhibition Center:Dubai World Trade Centre
Address:Dubai World Trade Centre

The annual Gulfood exhibition is the largest specialized exhibition in the world and the Gulf and Middle East region. Gulfood is particularly popular with visitors from the region, as more than 95% of food products are imported to the Gulf countries, which, together with significant re-exports to the UAE, estimated at US $ 15.8 billion, make Gulfood an important event.

Gulfood is the world's largest and most influential annual food and beverage trade show, with an unprecedented number of visitors, exhibitors and business transactions conducted over the four days of the show.
Gulfood is an important international platform with over 5,000 companies from 120 countries and over 97,000 visitors from 185 countries. For this, the exposition area of ​​the Dubai DWTC shopping center has been increased to 127,000 sq. m due to temporary pavilions with an area of ​​23,000 sq. m.

Hundreds of specialists from companies producing halal products from 50 countries participate in the largest exhibition-in-exhibition Halal World Food - recognized as the world's largest annual exhibition of halal products. The global presence at Gulfood is confirmed by 120 official national pavilions.

“Gulfood has become an important part of the business plans for the global food industry. The show is consistently achieving new results, growing from year to year, and its global status is undeniable,” said Helal Said Almarri, CEO of organizer of the Dubai World Trade Center. "Gulfood provides billion-dollar trading opportunities for local, regional and international manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and retailers."
The world's 24th largest annual food and beverage trade show, Gulfood 2019, once again solidified its reputation as a dedicated trading platform for F&B professionals from around the world to showcase the latest innovations from a 5,000-exhibitor showcase spread over 93,000 sq. m at the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC).

The 25th anniversary edition of Gulfood was a celebration for everyone. At the Gulfood 2020 exhibition, about 98,000 visitors got acquainted with the products and services of more than 5,000 companies from 193 countries and territories, which occupied an exhibition area of ​​about 120,000 sq. m.
Among the visitors to the Gulfood exhibition are owners and employees of super and hypermarkets; grocery stores; manufacturers, importers, exporters, distributors of food and beverages; hoteliers and restaurateurs (including fast food restaurants); government departments responsible for supplying hospitals, hospitals, civilian and defense facilities; transport companies; night clubs and hotels.

Associated exhibition events:

INGREDIENTS Middle East - International Exhibition of Ingredients, Additives, Fillers for Food and Beverage Industry


RESTAURANT & CAFE Middle East - International Exhibition of Equipment, Technologies, Products for the Catering and Restaurant Business


Within the framework of Gulfood, the International Forum of the Middle East Food Industry will be held, within the framework of which a number of technical sessions, presentations, and round tables will be held.

Gulfood Profiles:
Baking and pastry
Food and drinks
Food ingredients
Food packaging and labels
Equipment for marking, barcode and weighing
Machines and equipment for the food industry
Refrigeration equipment
Equipment for hotels and services

Dubai is an outstanding shopping and commercial center, innovative, dynamic - a city with a rich entrepreneurial business culture.

Dubai is the main trading gateway for the markets of the Middle East, North and South Africa, India, as well as a number of CIS countries. The market covers 31 countries, 2 billion consumers.