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Have a lovely month, and happy exporting!!
France, as a lot of countries, is a place that you definitely should consider if you want to export health food and drink products. The French Food & Beverage consumption amounts around £158 billion. It consists in around 16.000 companies that employ almost 400.000 individuals which is quite similar to the situation in the UK. According to Euromonitor, France is the 2nd largest packaged food market in Europe and the 5th largest in the world. France and the UK are close partners when it comes to doing business. Indeed, France is the UK’s third trading partner in terms of export sales according to Worlds to Export.
Scandinavia has long been THE place to prosper for health and wellness brands. The Nordic countries are a fertile region for natural and organic product exporters. The market provides opportunities for British wellness food producers to gain new customers abroad. Take a look at our findings about the Swedish food and drink landscape!
Arriving in Dubai for the Gulfood exhibition
Earlier this year the Bolst Global team attended the annual Gulfood exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Center to represent our clients and develop their businesses internationally, as well as to build on our business insights into the global food and drink industry.
Kuwait is a country that you seriously should consider if you want to export food and drink products. The country has a high level of openness to global trade, an evolving financial market and low corporate tax rates. Kuwait offers a mix of modern and traditional customs. The local population is young and love to consume. They are keen on foreign products, especially western brands with a high popularity for the British brands. Kuwait wants to reduce the dependence with oil and is willing to invest more and more in the food and drink sector, in this perspective, the market could be full of opportunities for your food and drink brand!