ABOUT FOOD TECHNOLOGY ASIA

Food Technology Asia International Exhibition & Conference, one of the most promising and enduring exhibition held at Karachi Expo Centre. Food Technology Asia Exhibition is being organized at the most opportune time when the government is looking forward to expand the developing industries of the country, which have shown tremendous growth in the past few years. The exhibition would serve as a comprehensive showcase of the latest in technology, equipment and machinery as well as allied services, while providing investors with a definite outlook of the regional Food Technology industry and an opportunity to meet their prospective counterparts and business partners.

What you should know about Food Technology Asia

  • The most acclaimed event in the Food Technology industry
  • The Fair & Conference is an ideal entry point for foreign traders to embark upon the global Muslim market
  • Pakistan’s longest-running and largest food show where products are displayed with the machines, which processed them
  • Constitutes most effective, most successful and most sought products from all around the region
  • The Exhibition steadily upholds its records in bringing together local and regional players in the food industry
  • Gives small and medium entrepreneurs exposure, at the same time, skills and technology updates
  • Exhibits the latest global advancements in Food Technology technology

THE FOOD TECHNOLOGY SHOW Pakistan is a Principal Gateway to the Central Asia Republics having strong and long standing links with the middle East and South Asia .It has an Agri-based economy with a very well developed Agriculture Sector. Nearly 44 % of the labour is engaged in this sector. Human resources are strong and cost effective, transportation cost is low and has a large growing domestic market that of 140 million consumers. Maximum revenue is generated from the export of agriculture products contributing 26%. GDP to the economy.

ATTRACTIVE INCENTIVES FOR THE INVESTORS
Pakistan has the most liberal investment policy in South Asia Region which is opened to Foreign Direct Investment in all economic sectors esp. Agriculture Sector. No government sanctions are required and the investors can take benefit of attractive tax / tariff incentives packages, capital, profits, dividends, remittance of royalty, and technology and franchise fee allowed to projects in agriculture, international chains food franchise, social service & infrastructure. New incentives and further liberalization measures include:

  • Zero import duties on raw materials used in the production of exports, capital goods and plant and machinery and equipment not manufactured locally.
  • The import tariff on agriculture machinery (not manufactured locally) for registered corporate agricultural projects will be zero-rated.