Food & Wine 2016

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Special conditions of travel for importers and distributors from EU and third countries.

The IV Inward Mission will join Spanish enterprises in the Wine and Food sector from La Rioja and importers and distributors from USA,  Japan, Norway and EU (United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic, Denmark, Austria, Holland, Poland, Sweden…).

The event consists of:

  • B2B meetings. Bilateral business meetings (30’ each one) previously established in individual agendas, between companies and importers.  
  • Visits to Rioja companies’ premises also previously established in individual agendas (according to the selection made by each importer)

The Business Federation of La Rioja is the promoter of the event, co-organized by Business Organisations from the above mentioned countries, member of the Enterprise Europe Network (the Business Network of the European Commission).


Main topics

  • DOCa Rioja wine. 
  • Sausages
  • Tinned vegetables
  • Olive oil.
  • Ready meal. 
  • Other beverages
  • Other.

How does it work?

  1. Register and publish your profile and your collaboration wishes.
  2. Browse the participant list and book meetings with parties you are interested in.
  3. Shortly before the event you receive your meeting schedule.


Why to participate if you are a Rioja company:

  • About 45 importers especialised in wine or food products will attend the event at La Rioja, coming from 15 top international markets: USA, Japan, Russia (wine), Germany, UK, Nordic countries, Austria, Denmark, Poland, Netherlands, France....
  • You can meet them in the B2B event, to make business, to receive feedback about prices and working of distributions channels in other markets. 
  • You will be able to show your company and your products to potential international partners from several countries. 


Why to participate if you are an importer:

B2B Meetings and visits to top Spanish companies:

  • Enterprises in the Agrofood Sector from the most important agrarian and agrofood industrial area in Spain (Ebro River Valley- La Rioja): Sausages (serrano jam, chorizo…), Tinned vegetables (peppers, artichokes, mushrooms, asparagus, etc.), Olive oil, Ready meal, other.
  • Wine in Denomination of Qualified Origin Rioja, from the first DOCa in Spain. 



closed since 26 May 2016
Registration 15 Mar – 26 May
Meeting Selection 12 May – 30 May
Event 1 Jun – 2 Jun
Language English
Costs Only Spanish companies: 470 € (+21% VAT)
Venue Calle San Millán 23-25
Logroño, Spain
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 99
Meetings 592
China 6
Denmark 2
France 6
Germany 5
Japan 1
Netherlands 1
Poland 5
Russia 9
Spain 58
United Kingdom 2
United States 5
Total 100
Profile Views
Before Event7473
After Event 3896