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Cyprus participates in fresh produce trade show in Berlin

The Cyprus Ministry of Energy, Commerce and Industry and the Cyprus Trade Centre in Berlin, participated with a state pavilion in the international fresh produce trade show “Fruit Logistica 2024”, which took place in Berlin between February 7 and 9.

According to a press release by the Ministry, seven Cypriot companies producing and trading agricultural products, such as potatoes, avocadoes and citrus fruits, took part in the exhibition.

The companies from Cyprus presented their products to a large number of potential partners, laying the foundations for new collaborations, it adds.

Fruit Logistica takes place every year in Berlin and is considered one of the leading fruit and vegetable fairs held in Europe, attracting thousands of trade professionals and visitors from all over the world, it said. This year’s event hosted around 2,800 exhibitors from 94 countries, and welcomed visitors and buyers from more than 140 countries.

The Ministry, the press release says, actively supports the efforts of Cypriot companies to strengthen their exposure abroad and the penetration of Cypriot products into new markets.

For this purpose, it notes, the Ministry assesses positively the participation with a state pavilion in major international exhibitions.