About the Programme

Our Hosted Buyer Programme is a special incentive programme for decision makers of high-volume buyers to meet and network with exhibitors of FDM2024. 

Decision makers of the following categories are invited to participate in the programme:

“My target was snacks and beverages from Malaysia, and I found some potential suppliers that I’d love to contact further with"

Satomi Ichikawa, Tokyo Food

Participation Requirements

  • Participant must be a decision maker and able to make purchasing decisions on behalf of their organisation.
  • The company must be a registered company in their home country with a declared annual turnover of minimum USD100,000 per annum*, OR;
  • The company must be a registered company in their home country and possesses import authority in their home country or a member of a prominent trade organisation*
  • The company must be actively sourcing for products & services with intent to purchase within the next 12 months.
  • The participant must not have participated in the Hosted Buyer Programme for FDM2023.


*The organiser reserves the right to request for supporting documentation and to refuse applicants on grounds of insufficient documentation.


Successful applicants will be entitled to

  • Flight subsidies and hotel accommodation, subject to terms & conditions.
  • Access to buyer/VIP lounges
  • Priority access to meetings through the FDM business matching application