Facts and figures

Trade fair yummex Middle East 2017

Show date

The Event for Sweets and Snacks Professionals

18 - 20 September 2017

Koelnmesse GmbH
Dubai World Trade Centre Co. LLC
Event frequency Annual
Conceptual sponsor AISM - the German Committee for the International Sweets and Biscuits Fair (ISM)
Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai International Convention and Exhibiton Centre
Opening times For visitors:
18 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
19 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
20 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
For exhibitors:
18 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
19 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
20 September 2017: 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Admission fee Free of charge to trade professionals
No persons under the age of 21 allowed
Stand rental fees m² Space only: USD 425.00/m²
All inclusive Package: USD 495.00/m²

Media Package: USD 300.00
Insurance Fee: USD 150.000

All stand rentals fees are plus VAT.
Product segments: Products in packets ready to sell in shops
  • Cocoa, chocolate, chocolate products
  • Sugar confectionery
  • Biscuits
  • Snacks foods
  • Savoury snacks, ready-to-eat
  • Fruit snacks and vegetable snacks
  • Other
Show profile yummex Middle East is the successful satellite exhibition of the world-famous ISM Cologne. yummex Middle East is the No.1 platform for producers and manufacturers of the sweets, confectionery and snack industry
to present their products and innovations to the Who-is-Who of the MENA region.
Hall occupancy

Construction and dismantling periods
Za'Abeel Halls 2-3

Build up: 15 - 17 September 2017
Dismantling: 21 September 2017
Exhibitor profile Producer and manufacturer of products in packets ready to sell in shops under the following headings: Cocoa, chocolate, chocolate products, Sugar confectionery, Biscuits, Snacks foods, Savoury snacks/ ready-to-eat, Fruit snacks and vegetable snacks and other.
Visitor Profile
  • Catering company & contract caterers
  • Wholesale & Retail confectionery trade
  • Bakery operation & confectioners
  • Trade chains and their regional branches
  • Hotel & Resort management
  • Confectionery Importer & Exporter
  • Food Manufacturers
  • Restaurant/Café/Club/Bar management
Co-located Events Dubai International Hospitality Week present:

yummex Middle East
The Event for Sweets and Snacks Professionals

The Speciality Food Festival
7th edition of the region's only premier exhibition focused on the gourmet food market

6th edition of the region's premier seafood exhibition for the MENA region

The Hotel Show Dubai
(organised by DMG Events Middle East)

A Gulfood Hospitality Equipment and Food Service Expo
Figures for the previous event (2016)
Gross exhibition space
364 companies from 47 countries
10,000 m²
8,180 trade visitors from 83 countries
Project Management International:
Koelnmesse GmbH, Germany
Mr. Fabian Ströter
Tel.: +49 221 821-2801
e-mail: f.stroeter@koelnmesse.de
Middle East:
Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE
Mr. Rintu Mathew
Tel.: +971 4 308-6037
e-mail: rintu.mathew@dwtc.com
Website www.yummex-me.com