On March 12 to 14 Seafood Expo North America returns again to the Boston Convention and Exposition Center. The gathering brings together seafood and food industry representatives from around the world. The Maine Lobstermen’s Association is hosting a free bus trip and entry to the Expo for MLA members and supporters on Monday, March 13.
This exposition features seafood suppliers from 50 countries showcasing their products to North America’s seafood buyers. Exhibitors offer nearly every type of fish, seafood, and seafood-related product and services in demand in the North American market. Attendees also can take part in the Expo’s conference program, which addresses current issues, new regulations, innovations and trends, and explore the new product showcase.
Many Maine seafood companies will be exhibiting at the Expo this year, including Cozy Harbor, Luke’s Lobster, Bean Maine Lobster, DC Air & Seafood, Greenhead Lobster, Inland Seafood, East Coast and Westmorland.
The Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative (MLMC) will have a booth at the show. In addition, the MLMC is partnering with the Maine Center for Entrepreneurs to host a Maine Lobster and Seafood Reception on Monday, March 13 at the Exchange Conference Center. All Maine lobster exhibitors, dealers, lobstermen, buyers and industry members are invited to attend. A group of international buyers, who are visiting the show as part of a buyers’ mission hosted by Food Export Northeast, also will attend. The social event will feature innovative lobster dishes as well as select seafood products including an oyster bar.