Global Plant-Based Protein & Nuts Conference
How can buyers, sellers & traders in the plant-based protein and nut industries remain successful in a volatile world?
The Mintec Global Plant-based Protein and Nut Conference brings together leading industry experts to help you answer the critical questions and seize opportunities in these high growth, interconnected sectors.
Plant-based foods are worth an estimated $7bn in the US alone
The revenue from plant-based foods grew at almost 2.5 times faster than total food sales
Nut exports grew by $2 bn p.a. and have reached $34 bn
U.S. Peanut production is valued at over $1.28 bn p.a.
Plant-based food products are becoming a key driver of sales growth for grocery retailers nationwide, growing at a rate that is almost double overall food sales. According to SPINS retail sales data released April 6, 2021, grocery sales of plant-based foods that directly replace animal products have grown 27 percent in the past year to $7 billion.
According to the USDA the world trade in nuts is increasing by an average of 7.8% every year. At the same time, the export of nuts annually grows by $2 billion a year and has already reached $34 billion. With sales continuing to grow at more than 17.2% or $760 million per year.
To help you better understand these complex markets Mintec is bringing together a range of industry experts from across the plant-based foods and nut value chains to share unique perspectives provide critical essential analysis into:
• the state of the markets
• the possible effect of bottle necks
• raw material price changes & sector growth
• the place of new protein ingredients
• price trends changing buyer behavior
• how COVID is changing the industry
• the specification of new ingredients
Times shown are US Eastern Time. Please add 5 hours for UK; +6 hours for Central Europe and +14 hours for Australian EST
Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Giant Eagle Inc
Gastaldi Hnos. S.A
Hispania Nut Agents
Primex International Trading Corporation
Plant-Based Food Association
Frost Procurement Adventurer