Entrepreneurs invited to Gulfood 2024

The Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan Republic announces the acceptance of exporters' applications for participation in the single country stand at the Gulfood 2024 international food exhibition, which will be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on February 19-23, 2024.

Maximum number of exporters to participate in a single country stand – 20 companies.

The participants will be selected on competitive basis.

Areas of the exhibition: Food

HS code

Product name

07

Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers

08

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

09

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

1604

Prepared or preserved fish; caviar and caviar substitutes prepared from fish eggs

17

Sugars and sugar confectionery

19

Preparations of cereals, flour, starch and milk; pastry cooks products

1806

Chocolate and other food preparations containing cocoa

20

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants

21

Miscellaneous food products

2201

Waters, incl. natural or artificial mineral waters and aerated waters, not containing added sugar, other sweetening matter or flavoured; ice and snow

2202

Waters, incl. mineral waters and aerated waters, containing added sugar or other sweetening matter or flavoured, and other non-alcoholic beverages

 

Organizer of competition: The Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan Republic; Export and Investment Promotion Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan – AZPROMO.

The competition will be held in AZPROMO on November 14, 2023 according to the “Rules for the organization and conduct of the competition for the selection of exporters who will participate in support measures”, approved by the decision № 470 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 31 October 2018.

Selection criterions:

  • Production capacity of exporter on products to be demonstrated – 10 points;
  • Export potential of products to be demonstrated to the target country – 10 points
  • Whether the enterpreneur has previous export experience (indicating the quantity of exported products) – 5 points;
  • Minimum passing point due to the sum of criterions – 20 (twenty) points.

To participate in the single country stand, the following documents should be submitted to AZPROMO:

  • Application;
  • Conditions for participation in the support event;
  • Documents or information on the entrepreneur's production and export potential and previous export experience;
  • Certificate or certificates received from the tax authority about the last one-year turnover and tax debt;
  • Bank account statement (indicating transactions carried out during the previous 365 days of submission of the application).

Documents should be submitted until November 3, 2023 at the following address: Export and Investment Promotion Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan –  AZPROMO, Baku Business Center, Neftchilar ave., 32, Baku, AZ1000.

For further information please contact:

Samira Mammadova

AZPROMO – Head of Division of the Affairs on the Export Markets of the Export Promotion Department

Tel: (+994 12) 598 01 47/48 (internal 36 24)

E-mail: samira.mammadova@azpromo.gov.az

Kanan Muzzafarli

AZPROMO – Lead specialist of Division of the Affairs on the Export Markets of the Export Promotion Department

Tel: (+994 12) 598 01 47/48 (internal 36 30)

E-mail: kanan.muzaffarli@azpromo.gov.az

Mob: (+994 55) 604 25 44