Industry Profiles

30 Sectors

We have begun the process of creating Industry Groupings to facilitate partner and opportunity searches by activity rather than by country.
These initial 30 Groups will no doubt expand as we develop the Exporters Almanac in the future.

For each of these Industry profiles we provide:

1. Business Networks
& Online Markets

2. International Trade

3. Industry

4. Industry

5. International Trade

6. NACE & SIC Code

Food, Tobacco & Drink

NACE: C10; C12; C28.9.3; G46.3

SIC: 20; 21

Market Places:
Oil & olives, wines & liquors, preserves, pasta, delicacies, cheese, meat & cured pork, fruits & vegetables, sweets, coffee, fish & seafood, ready meals, cereals, vinegar, drinks, frozen products
Dairy products, coffee, eggs, fish, meat & poultry, fruit, vegetables, herbs & spices, nuts, potatoes, flowers & ornamental trees.
The EX-TRADE is a European trading centre for buyers and sellers of shell eggs of all types and qualities, as well as egg products.
Global Food Mate
Food (Fruit, vegetables, rice, pasta, egg products etc.) & Beverage
Bulk olive oil
Pan European Fish Auctions
The Pefa auction system started its operating in 1998. Fresh, farmed and processed fish and other kinds of frozen fish products
Wine, spirits, and related equipment and services (trading and promotional/marketing support)

Business Networks & Online Markets
Food and beverage products such as bread & biscuits, egg products, health food, fruit, vegetables, alcohol & wine and much more
Food B2B E-Marketplace
Frozen B2B connects buyers and suppliers of frozen food, from frozen food inquiries to Mergers and Acquisitions.
Global Wine & Spirits
Wine and spirits
Products from the organic agriculture industry in different categories, such as groceries, textiles, animal feed, drinks, media, health foods, oils, meat and more
The Global Food and Wine Importers Directory
It is a directory of food and wine related companies
Tradeworlds - Bakery and Confectionery
Tradeworlds - Beer
Tradeworlds - Cheese
Tradeworlds - Coffee
Tradeworlds - Food
Tradeworlds - Fruit
Tradeworlds - Garden
Tradeworlds - Mineral Water
Tradeworlds - Natural Food
Tradeworlds - Pasta
Tradeworlds - Sausages
Tradeworlds - Seafood
Tradeworlds - Spices
Tradeworlds - Tea
Tradeworlds - Tobacco
Tradeworlds - Vegetables
Tradeworlds - Wine
Sweet Grocery; Savory Grocery; Frozen; Dairy; Chilled; Drinks; Personal Care

International Trade & Standards Organisations
The mission of the Africa Rice Center is to contribute to poverty alleviation and food security in Africa, through research, development and partnership activities aimed at increasing the productivity and profitability of the rice sector.
European Flavour Association
Our members are flavour houses and National Flavour Associations from across Europe. We offer them guidance, scientific excellence and coordination in common projects.
European Snacks Association
Dedicated to advancing the savoury snacks industry.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
The FAO is the specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.
Food Contact Additives Sector Group
What we do We promote together with other members of the value chain the safe use of additives in various food contact materials applications.
Our mission is to facilitate the development of an environment in which all European food and drink companies, whatever their size, can meet the needs of consumers and society, while competing effectively for sustainable growth.
International Alliance of Dietary/Food Supplement Associations (IADSA)
IADSA was created to meet the increasing need for expertise, knowledge and experience on issues relating to supplements. Today, we are the global platform to guide the evolution of policy and regulation in the sector.
International Association for Food Protection
IAFP represents a broad range of members with a singular focus — protecting the global food supply.
International Bartenders Association
International Center of Excellence in Food Risk Communication
IFIC is dedicated to the mission of effectively communicating science-based information on health, nutrition and food safety for the public good.
International Cocoa Organization
Global organization, composed of both cocoa producing and cocoa consuming member countries.
International Coffee Organization
The main intergovernmental organization for coffee, bringing together exporting and importing Governments to tackle the challenges facing the world coffee sector through international cooperation.
International Council of Beverages Associations
ICBA represents the global beverage industry.
International Dairy Foods Association
IDFA represents the U.S. dairy manufacturing and marketing industries and their suppliers with a membership of nearly 525 companies within a $125-billion a year industry.
International Food and Agribusiness Management Association
IFAMA is a membership organization that brings together the world's leading scholars and students, industry and NGO professionals, and policy makers to improve the strategic focus, transparency, sustainability and responsiveness of the food and agribusine
International Food and Beverage Technology Association
IFBTA is a nonprofit trade association, promotes the use of technology within the global food and beverage industries with a specific focus on education, certification, standards, research and networking.
International Food & Beverage Alliance
IFBA member companies represent the global leaders of the food and non-alcoholic beverage industry. We employ more than 3 million people worldwide and had combined annual revenues in 2016 of over USD 410 billion.
International Foodservice Distributors Association
IFDA is the premier trade association for the foodservice distribution industry. IFDA contributes to the growth, development, and success of the food service distribution industry.
International Foodservice Manufacturers Association
IFMA works to improve industry practices and relationships while equipping every foodservice manufacturer with the tools to navigate their future with confidence.
International Food Services Executives Association
IFSEA is the U.S. industry's oldest association for those furthering their hospitality careers. known for helping members and non-members earn food service certificates, scholarships, and more.
International Grains Council
An intergovernmental organisation that seeks to: Further international cooperation in grains trade; Promote expansion, openness and fairness in the grains sector; Contribute to grain market stability and to enhance world food security.
International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association
Founded in 1933 as the Retail Tobacco Dealers of America, the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) is the oldest, largest and most active trade association representing and assisting retailers of premium tobacco products and their suppliers.
International Society of Beverage Technologists
ISBT is the only international society dedicated to the scientific and technical aspects of the non-alcoholic beverage industry.
Produce Marketing Association
PMA is a trade organization representing companies from every segment of the global fresh produce and floral supply chain. PMA helps members grow by providing connections that expand business opportunities and increase sales and consumption.
Slow Food International
A global, grassroots organization, founded to prevent the disappearance of local food cultures and traditions, counteract the rise of fast life and combat people’s dwindling interest in the food they eat.
SNAC International
SNAC International is the leading international trade association for the snack industry. SNAC International represents over 400 companies worldwide, including snack industry suppliers, marketers and manufacturers.
The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association
IFWTWA is a 1981-era California mutual benefit not-for-profit corporation with a public charter to evaluate and improve the travel and hospitality industry.
Tobacco Europe
Tobacco Europe is a source of knowledge about our industry, and we can provide insights into our member companies’ combined experience and expertise, covering a wide range of tobacco and non-tobacco related subjects.
World Food Travel Association
WFTA is a non-profit and non-governmental organization (NGO) and has become the world's leading authority on food and beverage tourism. Today the Association serves a community of 50,000+ professionals in 139 countries.

Industry Directories
Africa Business Pages
Best Food Importers
Verified food & beverage importers\distributors in 160 countries.
Best Food Importers
Verified food & beverage importers\distributors in 160 countries.
Beverages Industry - Global Database
Beverages  - Trade NOSIS
Dairy Products and Egg Products - Trade NOSIS
Fats Oils - Europe Bloombiz
Fats Oils - TradeBoss
Food And Related Products - Ezilon
Food Beverage - CompanyList
Food Beverage - Global Companies
Food - Europe Bloombiz
Food Industry - Global Database
Food - TradeBoss
Grain Mill Products, Starches and Starch Products; Other Food Products - Trade NOSIS
Halal Link
Halal Link is a European B2B and B2C platform that brings together suppliers, buyers, transporters, certification bodies, consultants, brokers and related service providers from Europe and across the world, giving them an online platform to do business.
Meat, Fish, Fruit, Vegetables, Oils and Fats - Trade NOSIS
The Global Food and Wine Directory
Tobacco International
Tobacco products - Trade NOSIS
Vegetables - Europe Bloombiz
Vegetables - TradeBoss
Wine And Beverages - Ezilon

Industry News
Acquired Taste
Acquired Taste offers a unique point of view by telling stories of: chefs, farmers, artisans, restaurateurs, designers, architects, artists and photographers. These people are integral parts in how we consume, learn and experience food.
Bakery Online
Bakery equipment, ingredients, food additives, consulting services, transfer and processing equipment, etc.
BBC Good Food
Beverage Online
Equipment and beverage ingredients
Crave Hong Kong & Macau
Crave is Hong Kong’s modern breed of premium, gastronomic magazine. Our monthly glossy was launched with the idea that a combination of informative restaurant reviews, recommendations from food critics as well as tantalising recipes would go a long way in helping readers make decisions as to where to dine and what’s hip in the world of gastronomy.
Drinks International
Drinks International is the only magazine devoted exclusively to the global spirits, wines and beers market, providing our readership of international drinks buyers with news on all the latest developments and trends within the global drinks industry.
Drinks World
Eurofruit Magazine
Eurofruit is the leading magazine for fresh produce buyers and suppliers in Europe and the Middle East.
Fish Information & Services
Information about the global seafood industry.
Food Chain International
Food Chain is designed for the entire spectrum of the food & drink industry. Launched in April 2001, FoodChain has firmly established itself as a must-read magazine in this multi-billion pound market. Food Chain covers the important issues facing senior buyers and executives in the food & drink production industry, the distribution and wholesale market, major hotel, contract catering, pub and leisure chains. In each issue, Food Chain’s editors interview top executives from successful companies, allowing them to share their best practices and give readers an insight into the issues affecting them and allowing them to learn from these examples.
Food & Drink Business Europe
Food & Drink International
The hallmark of Food & Drink International is in its editorial approach. The magazine has a policy of using experts in their fields in order to ensure editorial integrity and independence. Top names in the sector regularly contribute with incisive opinion and valuable advice.
Food & Home Entertaining
Food Processing is the go-to information source for the entire food and beverage industry. Learn about new products, manufacturing best practices, equipment and ingredients for food and beverage processors.
Gourmet Traveller
Grocery Retail Online
The latest industry news, insights, and analysis.
La Cucina Italiana
The platform offers its members access to the world's largest emarket for buyers and sellers. Large directory with standardised fine wine prices. Specialised storage and transport service for importers and exporters. Official valuer for many leading wine funds. Cellar Watch collector offering
Directory, news and reviews about olive oil. Magazines dedicated to the olive oil industry.
Supplying news, prices and information to the global sugar and ethanol industries.
The Drinks Business
AS the global leading drinks trade publication, the drinks business is at the forefront of what is happening in the drinks industry. We are determined to maintain our reputation by reacting to the latest developments and trends, as well as making a contribution to the trade with analysis, debate and opinion.
The Grocer
The Grocer, which celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2012, leads the market as the UK’s only paid-for online service and weekly magazine with coverage of the whole FMCG sector. Customers range from directors of the large multiples to independent retailers, wholesalers and suppliers, as well as growers, food processors, manufacturers, key opinion formers and the national media.
Tobacco Business
Tobacco Business is not your typical B2B magazine. As a publication of Tobacco Media Group (TMG), Tobacco Business is the only magazine that encompasses all categories of tobacco and smoking products, including premium tobacco, smokeless, cigarettes, vapor, pipe tobacco and new this year, the alternative market.
Tobacco International
Since 1886, Tobacco International has been the tobacco industry’s leading trade journal for tobacco product manufacturers and the leaf trade, providing readers with the most cutting-edge tobacco-related news coverage to be found anywhere. Our ongoing commitment to the tobacco community creates a perfect platform for your advertising needs.
Tobacco International
Tobacco Reporter
Tobacco Reporter’s mission is to help readers succeed in their jobs by providing relevant, timely and accurate information. That entails more than simply reporting the news. When covering a story, we ask not just “What happened?” but also, “How will it affect your business?”
Tobacco Review
International industry tobacco publication "Tobacco-Review" - the oldest and the leading publication all around the ex-Soviet territory, dedicated to the history, problems and development of tobacco industry and tobacco business in Russia/CIS and worldwide as well. "Tobacco-Review" was the first who opened in the Russian Federation the niche of independent industry publications, gave by itself the push to appearance of different tobacco sources, our followers and imitators.
Tomatoes, processed tomatoes, sauces, ketchup, all goods and services related to the tomato industry (seeds, chemicals, machinery, packaging)
WorldFishing & Aquaculture
Informing the global fishing industry since 1952.
World Newspapers - Beer provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.
World Newspapers - Coffee & Tea provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.
World Newspapers - Food provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.
World Newspapers - Health provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.
World Newspapers - Spirits provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.
World Newspapers - Wine provides links to thousands of news sources covering every world's country and many of subjects.

International Trade Events
10times List - Bakery & Confectionery
10times List - Food & Beverages
10times List - Meat, Poultry & Seafood
10times List - Tea & Coffee
10times List - Wine & Spirits
TradeFairDates - Bakery 1
TradeFairDates - Bakery 2
TradeFairDates - Bakery And Confectionery
TradeFairDates - Brewing
TradeFairDates - Catering Hospitality
TradeFairDates - Fancy Foods
TradeFairDates - Food 1
TradeFairDates - Food 2
TradeFairDates - Foods & Beverages
TradeFairDates - Gastronomy
TradeFairDates - Nutrition
TradeFairDates - Semi Luxury Foods
TradeFairDates - Speciality Fine Foods
TradeFairDates - Spirits
TradeFairDates - Sweets & Chocolate
TradeFairDates - Tobacco
TradeFairDates - Truffles
TradeFairDates - Wines