Mangoes, berries, avocados, candy potatoes, contemporary herbs and ginger are just some examples of the big selection of merchandise on provide on the Import Promotion Desk (IPD) at Fruit Logistica, which takes place in Berlin from 8 to 10 February. Patrons will discover many merchandise which can be in excessive demand on the stand.

The import promotion initiative will current greater than 20 firms that may provide these merchandise reliably in top quality. They arrive from Egypt, Côte d’Ivoire, Ecuador, Ghana, Kenya, Colombia, Morocco, Peru, Senegal, Vietnam and Ukraine.

“The present growth on the markets exhibits the significance of diversified procurement administration. Creating and rising international locations specifically may be various procurement markets to counteract provide bottlenecks. IPD helps European firms in increasing their very own commerce community, taking up new companions along with current suppliers and spreading their danger.” says Dr Julia Bellinghausen, Head of IPD.

The demand curve for berries has been rising for years. Accordingly, IPD has included many berry producers in its programme. At Fruit Logistica, the venture of the German Federal Ministry for Financial Cooperation and Growth is presenting blueberries from Ukraine and Colombia. IPD has been energetic in Ukraine since 2018 and has additional expanded its involvement through the warfare (see background info).

Mangoes and lots of different unique fruits, comparable to pitahayas, granadillas, ardour fruit, physalis, limes and bananas, come from the IPD accomplice international locations Ecuador, Colombia and Peru. As well as, many African firms additionally develop mangoes, e.g. Egypt and Ghana. For avocados, too, IPD provides varied procurement choices with South American and African international locations of origin. IPD accompanies producers from Kenya in addition to from Colombia and Peru to Fruit Logistica.

The favored candy potato enriches the Egyptian vary. The producers can even convey a big choice of greens, together with garlic, onions and sugar snap peas, in addition to citrus fruits, grapes and strawberries to the commerce truthful. Recent herbs and ginger are in significantly excessive de-mand. Corporations from Kenya and Morocco will likely be presenting their vary of contemporary herbs in Berlin – together with basil, thyme, sage, rosemary, mint and lemongrass.

Underneath the motto “Worldwide Sourcing for Europe”, IPD invitations you to affix their networking occasion at its stand in Corridor 25 C03 on 9 February at 5.30 pm. Get to know the idea, the sourcing technique and the choice standards of IPD and meet the IPD consultants and particularly the businesses within the IPD programme.

Go to IPD at Fruit Logistica: Corridor 25 C03.

For extra info:
Daniel Oppermann
IPD
Tel: +49 (0) 49 30 590 099 575
Electronic mail: [email protected]