Welsh Government

Food and Drink Wales - Growing together

The Food and drink industry is a rising star in the Welsh economy – with lots of potential to grow.

The Welsh Government wants to increase sales by 30% to £7 billion, and we have an Action Plan in place to do just that. We’re confident that through working together with businesses, we can do it. Our new improved website explains how this will happen.

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Food Sectors
The range of produce coming out of Wales is impressive.
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Action Plan
Towards Sustainable Growth: an Action Plan for the Food and Drink Industry 2014-2020
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Innovation Centres
Centres of excellence provide technical support and help with product development
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Food Tourism and Culture
Food and drink, hospitality and tourism are essential partners in Wales.
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Exporting is central to growth for many businesses – but careful planning and preparation are essential to gaining a competitive edge.
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How we can help
Food and drink is a priority economic sector in Wales, with 170,000 people contributing to gross sales of £17.3 billion.
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Locating in Wales
If you are planning your next growth phase, there are compelling reasons for developing your business in Wales.
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Key Facts
Tens of thousands of business, billions of pounds of income, huge amounts of food and drink being exported – that’s...

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This is a celebration. This is Wales.
Celebrate Welsh Food and Drink
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BlasCymru/TasteWales 2019

National and international trade event and conference, bringing together the leading exponents of the food and drink industry in Wales, providing an opportunity for buyers and producers to develop new business.


October 7th 2017
Recruitment is now underway, please note the deadline for receiving your application form is 5 May 2017 .
November 7th 2017
We would like to invite you to participate in a food and drink trade development visit organised on behalf of the Welsh Government to France (Paris). Click here for full...
February 18th 2018
Recruitment is now underway to exhibit with the Welsh Government under the Food and Drink Wales banner at Gulfood, Dubai 18 February – 22 February 2018. D eadline for receiving...