Welcome at German Sweets

German Sweets e.V. (German Association for the Promotion of Chocolate, Confectionery, Biscuit, Snack and Ice-cream Exports) is the committed export partner of the German confectionery industry.Founded in 1977, our organisation meanwhile counts around 100 companies from the manufacturing sectors chocolate products, sugar confectionery, fine bakery wares, cereals, snacks, and raw pastes among its members. As of 1997, we have also admitted manufacturers of confectionery-related products, as extraordinary members.

We simultaneously serve as a reference office for professional buyers and importers from all over the globe. We are nevertheless a non-profit organisation.

You will quickly and easily find contacts in our Sweets Export Guide (SEG). And don’t forget to try out our SEG app for iPhone®/iPad®. More information, click: SEG

10th Anniversary of the Dubai Confectionery Trade Fair - German Confectionery Exporters Were There from the Very Beginning

The Dubai confectionery trade fair, previously called Sweets Middle East and now known as Yummex, celebrates its 10th anniversary. German sweets member companies were there from the very beginning in this key growth region. Since 2010, the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) has supported the attendance of the German confectionery manufacturers with a national joint exhibition booth. more
SIAL 2016: German Confectionery Makers Generally Optimistic but Concerned about Rising Protectionism in Europe

Numerous German confectionery manufacturers presented themselves at this years SIAL in Paris, both in the German joint exhibition booth of the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) as well as in their own booths. Overall the fair enjoyed a good international attendance, on the part of both exhibitors and visitors. [...] more
German Confectionery Generates Great Interest in Shanghai und Seoul

German Sweets staged an Asian trip to Shanghai and Seoul exclusively for its members. Attending a trade fair, members had the opportunity to present their companies and their own products to Chinese and Korean buyers. Over 80 trade visitors attended the information events and product presentations conducted in cooperation with the chambers of foreign trade and commerce. The programme was rounded off by visits to local food retailers and market information events. more
29.01.  - 01.02.2017
ISM Cologne 2017

The world’s leading calendar event for confectionery and snacks, the International Sweets and Biscuits Fair (ISM) starts in Cologne on january 30 until february 1st,2016
Nearly 80 German Sweets member companies took the opportunity for meeting current customers and acquiring new customer with a variety of their products and product innovations. more
01.01.  - 31.12.2016
International Trade Fairs 2016

Stated below we offer you a list of international trade fairs of the confectionery industry.

For more information on the latest updates of German Sweets Exhibitors at international trade fairs, please click German Sweets Trade Fairs Calendar 2016 more


01.01.  - 31.12.2016
International Trade Fairs 2016

Sweets Night 2017


German Sweets Süßwarenexportförderung e.V.
Schumannstraße 4 - 6
53113 Bonn
Tel.: +49 228 26007-41
Fax: +49 228 26007-86