Diversified Communications and Fira de Barcel...
Diversified Communications and Fira de Barcelona

Seafood Expo Global moves to Spain

Photo: Fira de Barcelona

The 28th edition of Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global will take place at Fira de Barcelona from April 26 to 28. Coming from Brussels, it will be held for the first time at Fira de Barcelona, bringing together more than 1,500 exhibiting companies from 76 countries. Organised by Diversified Communications, Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global will host 59 national and regional pavilions, occupying more than 39,500 m2 of net exhibition space at the Gran Via venue.


It will showcase the latest innovations in seafood products, such as fresh, frozen and canned products, as well as processing and packaging materials and equipment, supplies and quality control, as well as hygiene and sanitary services. Constantí Serrallonga, general manager of Fira de Barcelona, emphasised: "we are very excited to host the first edition of the largest seafood industry show in Barcelona.
„We chose Barcelona because of its size and experience.“
Liz Plizga, vice president, Diversified Communications
The addition of Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global to Fira's portfolio places our institution at the epicentre of the food industry's trade show calendar, joining other major events such as Alimentaria&Hostelco, Barcelona Wine Week and the Gastronomic Forum Barcelona".Liz Plizga, vice president of Diversified Communications Group, said: "After 27 years in Brussels, we hope that our first fair in this fantastic city will be a success.

We chose Barcelona because of its size and experience in hosting international trade events, the variety of hotel options and its eminent position within the maritime industry." In addition to the exhibition area, Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global will include an extensive conference program to analyse the industry's main challenges and showcase its latest innovations with the participation of more than 60 international experts.

www.seafoodexpo.com/global

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