IMPRESSIVE FACTS ON IRAN FOOD + HOSPITALITY 2016

 Official Country Pavilions
 For the first time• Austria        • Italy• Spain
• China• The Netherlands• Switzerland
• Denmark• Poland• Taiwan
• Germany• South Africa
• Greece• South Korea

 Present again:• India• Turkey
 International participation -> growing tremendously

IMPRESSIVE FACTS ON THE IRANIAN MARKET

Mega market in the Middle East
• 80 million inhabitants

Iranian food imports *
• 12,695 bn US$ in 2014

Food trade with Iran *

• 18,259 bn US$ business

International sanctions on Iran lifted - results to be expected
• hundreds of new hotels
• thousands of new restaurants
• exploding business and tourist travel

* WTO 2014