On February 12, 2020 Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to Japan M. Arstanbaev visited the exhibition “Food Table in Japan 2020”.
On February 12-14, 2020, one of the largest food industry exhibitions in Japan, the Food Table in Japan 2020, is being held at the Makuhari Messe exhibition complex (Chiba). In this event, the Kyrgyz Republic is represented by the companies LLC Nocturn, ALE Association of Beekeepers of the Kyrgyz Republic, PE Nectar, LLC Aman-Greenfood LLC, LLC Ala-too Honey, LLC OSKO, SPK Alish-Dan ”, Which present the unique products of beekeeping and dried fruits of the Kyrgyz Republic. The exhibition is a tool for promoting Kyrgyz goods to the Japanese market (restaurant chains, cafes, hotels, etc.). Visitors to the exhibition are also large companies (supermarket chains, department stores, kombini - convenience stores).
The event is annually attended by about 80-90 thousand people. Participation at the exhibition provides a unique opportunity for domestic entrepreneurs in establishing business contacts with partners from Japan.
Companies of the Kyrgyz Republic visit Japan at the invitation and with the support of the Japan Association for Trade with Russia and the Newly Independent States (ROTOBO), as well as with the assistance of the Agency for the Promotion and Protection of Investments of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in Japan.
Currently, honey produced in the Kyrgyz Republic is becoming more popular every year in Japan, which can be purchased at some Japanese supermarkets and through world-famous e-commerce platforms like Amazon Japan, Rakuten and others.