The leading exhibition for the coffee and tea industries with conference. The cooperation between the COTECA Coffee, Tea and Cocoa Global Industry Expo and the coffee campus of the German Röstergilde was a great success. More exhibitors, more visitors, lots of expert talks and the best atmosphere at the exhibition stand. From September 7 to 9, 2016, around 200 exhibitors from around 40 nations presented their products and innovations in the coffee, tea and cocoa sectors. Around 3,600 trade visitors traveled to Hamburg to get information and to attend the accompanying lectures and workshops. The visitors were very satisfied with the course of the events - 91 per cent praised the good information possibilities, 93 per cent the possibility of comprehensive expert discussions and the exchange of experience, 90 per cent the very good possibilities to establish and maintain international contacts.
Visitors are buyers from the coffee roasting and tea packing industries largely with a focus also on visitors from service, wholesale and distribution segments.
Major focus is on all the quality raw product, equipment, machinery, supplies and services required to bring coffee, tea & cocoa products to market. Also a major focus on the service industries including the brands themselves and will include regional pavilions.