The Chocoa Trade Fair is a meeting place for cocoa producers and distributors, offering network and sales opportunities



The 2016 Chocoa Trade Fair will be organised on Thursday and Friday February 4th and 5th. On February 5th the Chocoa Conference will be held.

The objective of the Chocoa Trade Fair is to provide a market place, to facilitate new contacts between cocoa growers, chocolate makers, importers, suppliers of equipment and service providers in the cocoa sector. 

We are currently working on the programme. Want to stay informed and updated? please send us at note here by mail, including your contact details. 

Always dreamed of making your own chocolate but got no clue where to start? Want to buy directly from cocoa farmers, but got no leads? Want to expand your cocoa network? Are you importing chocolate or other cocoa products and are you looking for new opportunities? Then, the Trade Fair is definitely interesting for you!

Cocoa growers from several countries will bring their beans and cocoa products to Amsterdam. Producers from Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru Ivory Coast, Tanzania and many more will be present. Buyers can test and taste raw or roasted beans, liquor and other cocoa products. Suppliers of equipment and service providers can demonstrate their products to a broad audience in the cocoa sector. There will be seminars on solutions for challenges of small scale cocoa marketing and chocolate production, such as small scale chocolate making, storage, logistics and more.

Are you a supplier of equipment to the cocoa and chocolate sector and do you want to meet potential customers? Are you looking for new business opportunities in the field? Would you like to give a presentation to an audience of professionals or potential customers? Come to the Chocoa Trade Fair 2016 in Amsterdam! 

The Trade Fair is organised in collaboration with our knowledge partner Royal Tropical Institute and the Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries (CBI) and supported by the Netherlands Council for Trade Promotion (NCH).

For further information and participation please contact us by mail.

Download the following forms here:

Chocoa Brochure 2016 - English

Chocoa Brochure 2016 - Espanol

Application form Chocoa 2016







Thursday February 4th & Friday February 5th 2016
Thursday 09.30 - 17.00
Friday 9.30 - 15.30

De Beurs van Berlage | Damrak 243 | 1012 ZJ Amsterdam


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Event: CHOCOA 2016
Event ID: 26288AF