Western Australian food and beverage companies will be showcased to international buyers through the Taste WA trade mission this week. 25 food buyers from markets including China, Indonesia, Israel, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Taiwan will visit WAa, touring the metropolitan, South-West and Great Southern regions. The week-long program will allow visitors to connect with local agribusinesses, sample high-quality food and beverages, and gain an insight into their provenance and quality. The visit is hosted by the state government, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA and Austrade. “Buyers will attend producer site visits, paddock to plate dining experiences and undertake business matching events with WA producers, alongside visits to a selection of outstanding tourism attractions,” said regional development minister Don Punch:
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