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Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sheikh Zayed Road
As one of the most popular events for food and beverage, and food processing and packaging machinery, Gulfood will attract professionals and decision makers from around the world. Dubai will host Gulfood and if you plan on exhibiting, or simply visiting, get in touch with us today for a free travel quote.
event information


The upcoming Gulfood 2021 will gather together F&B professionals from around the world for 5 days of premieres, discussions and business deals. More than 5000 companies will exhibit their products and services at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre (DICEC).
Close to 98,000 visitors will come to Dubai for the Gulfood 2021 dates, 21 - 25 February. The food and beverage trade show will provide them with the information they need to be relevant in this competitive and constantly changing sector.

Past editions

what makes this event special

What makes it special

Gulfood Dubai's main 8 segments represent a global picture of the industry. Attendees are treated to the latest in the areas of Beverages, Dairy, Fats and oils, Health, wellness and free-from, Meat and poultry, Power brands, Pulses, grains and cereals, as well as World food.
In addition, Gulfood 2021 boasts highlights such as the Discover Zone for recently introduced products and Gulfood Innovation Summit. The summit delves into topics like futuristic food, licensing, foreign markets' outlook, new technology and social media.

what's new in this event edition

What is new for Gulfood

Big Data and automation were among the key themes during the previous Gulfood, along with eco-friendly packaging solutions and innovative ingredients. They will remain significant for the industry for years to come and the related developments in the sector will be followed up during Gulfood 2021.
A number of new features enriched the Gulfood experience and will be continued in 2021. The closed business CxO Club connects exhibitors and buyers, the Start-Up Programme combines a pitch platform and conference sessions, while the Health Lab presents healthy ingredients and products.

quick info

Organiser:DWTC - Dubai World Trade Centre
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:Gulfood 2021
Sectors: Food and beverage / Food processing and packaging machinery
Visitors:Tickets for Gulfood 

important facts

  • 5000+ exhibitors in 2018
  • 120 country pavilions
  • 120,000 sq m of exhibition area
  • 90,000+ visitors
trade fair location
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre location map

Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Coordinates: 25.2238, 55.287