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  • 3-5- November 2020
  • Dubai World Trade Centre

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Speciality Food Festival

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  •   3-5 November 2020
  •   Dubai World Trade Centre

SEAFEX now at The Speciality Food Festival

SEAFEX now at The Speciality Food Festival

SEAFEX is the largest seafood sourcing event in the MENA region

SEAFEX is the largest show in Middle East, Asia and Africa for seafood professionals to network, do business and discover new trends disrupting the industry.

The next edition will take place alongside The Speciality Food Festival, from 3-5 November 2020. 

The show features global seafood companies trading in all kinds of seafood-related products and services. 



Excluding aquatic plants, world fish production is projected to reach 194 million tonnes by 2026, with most of the growth concentrated in developing countries, particularly in Asia*.

*Food & Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO)

Attracting seafood professionals from across the Middle East, Africa and Asia


  • Hoteliers
  • Executive Chefs
  • Restaurateurs 
  • HORECA Professionals
  • Bars & Clubs
  • Caterers
  • Resorts & Spas


  • Distributors
  • Exporters
  • Importers
  • F&B Traders
  • Wholesales
  • Trade Associations
  • Government Institution 


  • Supermarkets
  • Hypermarkets
  • Fast Food Chains
  • Fishmongers
  • Fish Markets


  • Quality Control
  • Packaging Services
  • Foodtech
  • F&B Development 
  • Consultancies
  • Culinary Schools
  • Bloggers & Influencers
  • High-end Corporate Gif Producer 


Middle East & North Africa Seafood Market to Grow at 5.2% CAGR

Growth between 2018-2023 is expected to be driven by regions such as the Middle East and North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Did you know?

saving In Egypt, consumers tend to prefer buying processed seafood compared to fresh products, as it is cheaper.

label Private label has become a significant player in Seafood, focusing more on product premiumisation. The share of private label is predicted to rise, with grocery retailers increasing the variety and quality of products to meet consumer demand. 

basketGrowing retail modernisation and the increasing convenience trend continue to drive growth in Algeria.

The Global Seafood Landscape Whitepaper is part of the wider Gulfood Global Industry Outlook Report, a comprehensive study performed by Euromonitor International. It features the Gulfood Voice of the Industry survey findings, where over 1,600 senior industry professionals discussed the industry's confidence, challenges and drivers.

  • Market Trends & Drivers
  • Competitive Landscape
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Confidence Index

Fill the below form to receive your FREE copy of the Global Seafood Landscape Whitepaper


Sponsors & Partners

A big thank you to our valued sponsors and partners for being a part of the show.