Dates: February 23-24th, 2017
Time: 09.30-17.30h
Location: Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam


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Do you want to buy directly from cocoa farmers, but have no leads? Do you need chocolate equipment or do you want to learn about making your own chocolate? Are you looking for networking and business opportunities within the cocoa sector? Then, the Chocoa Trade Fair is definitely interesting for you!

Want to exhibit? find information at the bottom of this page or contact us to know the options.

Want to visit? You will meet and trade with cocoa producers, producers of cocoa products, chocolate makers, traders, service providers and equipment manufacturers. The complete range of cocoa is available, from Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean to Asia, including the winners and nominees of the Cocoa of Excellence competition. Whether you are a long standing chocolate manufacturer looking for new sources or a bean-to bar-artisan, at Chocoa you’ll be in touch with the latest trends.

The Chocoa Trade Fair is a market place to facilitate new contacts between cocoa growers, chocolate makers, importers, suppliers of equipment and service providers in the cocoa sector. Besides getting the chance of exploring the worlds best cocoa in one place, we will organize pre-arranged meetings and live matchmaking. What does it mean? Members of our team will walk around, listen to your needs and match you with exhibitors on the spot.

To be updated on the latest developments or for more information about exhibiting at the Trade Fair, send us a note here by mail, including your contact details. Combine your participation or visit to the Chocoa Trade Fair with:

Did you miss the Chocoa Trade Fair in 2016? Have a look at the Brochure of the Trade Fair, which contains the company profiles of our exhibitors.

Chocoa 2017 will host 150 stands and 9.000 visitors during all Chocoa events. See the full Chocoa programme 2017 here.

Market place






Making your own chocolate: it is a process that requires skill and precision. How do you select good cocoa beans? Where do you buy them? How do you find the right recipe, and the best machines for making your chocolate? And how do you market your chocolate?

The seminars of the Chocolate Makers Forum take you into the world of small scale chocolate making, provides solutions to practical challenges and inspires you to make your own chocolate. HERE you will find the full programme of the Chocolate Makers Forum of Chocoa 2017.

Academy programme


During the European Markets Academy, you will join us on a journey through the heart of the cocoa industry in Amsterdam. Starting the day with a workshop programme at the historical trade center the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam, you will be learn about the European market for chocolate. More on the programme here


Exhibitors 2017 (already confirmed)

Pro-Ecuador – Peruvian Pavilion – Diamond – FBM – SGS – Esaica – Chocolatemakers – Agiboo – Sumar – Control Union – VacQpack – Mashpi Chocolate / SEVERSAL-Biocacao – Nahua – APROCAFA – Chocolate del Caribe – FedeCacao – AgriExperts – Ingemann Cacao – Chipas y Tabasco – BancoEx – TRICOCOA Ltd. – Forest Finance –GoGround Beans&Spices – Regal Chocolates – Zarcao S.A. – Esmeraldas (Eloy Alfaro) – Conexion Chocolate – Abocfa – Montecristi chocolate – Avalmarti – Villacuyaya – Kacau chocolate – Fine Chocolate 

Why exhibit at Chocoa 2017?

Meet cocoa buyers, chocolate distributors and other professionals in the cocoa supply chain and do business. Benefit from reduced rates for the European Markets Academy, the Conference and the Grand Diner du Chocolat. More information below and contact us to be present and we can include you in the matchmaking!

Brochure Chocoa 2017_pdf
Floor plan Chocoa 2017
Features Chocoa-2017
Registration form Chocoa 2017

Spanish documents:
Brochure 2017 ES_pdf
Features prices Chocoa_ES 2017
Plano Chocoa 2017
Registration form Chocoa ES 2017

Chocoa trade fair

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