WorldFood Istanbul – 2016

The WorldFood in Istanbul is one of the leading Asian food exhibitions with international participation. Here presenting companies from around the world the latest trends, products and technology of food production to marketing. The WorldFood is communication and information platform in the industry and offers, in conjunction with the concurrent exhibition Ipack, the exhibiting companies the opportunity to present themselves to a broad audience.

The WorldFood will take place on 4 days from Thursday, 01. September to Sunday, 04. September 2016 in Istanbul.

IPACK-2016 (International Packaking and Food Processing Systems Exhibition)

Ipack Turkey is the country’s longest running packaging event, featuring a wide range of food processing, storing, packaging supplies and equipment from around the world. The exhibition brings together international producers and provides them with an invaluable platform to share their products and to develop and increase their business in Eurasia.

Turkey Packaging Outlook

Istanbul is Turkey’s powerhouse. The city is the country’s economical capital and is where over 14 million people reside.
In recent years the packaging industry in Turkey has developed due to a growth in population and living standards, rapid urbanization, diversification of consumer goods and an increase in exports. Furthermore, the county’s expanding middle class has led to investments in the area of food manufacturing, healthcare and construction, providing significant opportunities for international packaging suppliers looking to enter the market.

Turkey – In figures

Turkey’s population exceeds 77 million -the 17th most populous country in the world and one of the largest markets in the region

The country’s young population are emulating western consumer patterns and demanding more choice

The country is ideally located in both South-eastern Europe and South-western Asia, making it a favorable destination for foreign direct investment.

Average GDP per capita in 2014 equaled US$10,000 – a substantial consumer market.