BAPA FoodPro Int’l Expo to begin Thursday

Published : 26 Sep 2023 09:04 PM

The largest show on Food Processingsector of Bangladesh ‘9th BAPA FoodPro International Expo 2023’ will take place from September 28-30. The three-day long fair will be held at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB)in Dhaka. 

It has been announced through a press conference held at the capital’s Economic Reporters Forum (ERF) office on Tuesday.  

Bangladesh Agro-Processors’ Association (BAPA) and Rainbow Exhibition & Event Management Services (REEMS) are jointly organizing the expo with the support of Ministry of Agriculture.

The expo will remain open for all from 10 AM to 7 PM. More than 200 companies from 20 countries including Bangladesh, India, Thailand, South Korea, Taiwan, China, Germany, Singapore, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, Malaysia, Italy, USA, UEA and Switzerland will display their products and services at the fair.

In addition to this fair, two other co-located Expo named "11th Agro Bangladesh Expo 2023" and "Food Ingredient Expo 2023" will also be held at same time.

Addressing the program, Ahsan Khan Chowdhury, Chairperson of the fair committee and Chairman and CEO at PRAN-RFL Group said, “The agro-processing sector of the country is doing well. This sector is one hand, working on  food security of our country, on the other hand it also enriched our economy by earing foreign currency through exporting the products. The agro-processing sector can represent itself of their capability to the world through this international fair.”   

Md. Iqtadul Hoque, General Secretary of BAPA, said, BAPA has been working relentlessly for the development of the food processing sector since its inception. BAPA’s aim is to ensure the growing development of the sector and move forward in keeping pace with the international level. 

BAPA Vice President Abdul Majed, Executive committee Members Nazmul Haque, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Al Imran, Moin Uddin, Syed Md. Mustafa, Nur A Alam Dewan and other members of the organization were also present at the program.