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Special — Asia Fruit Logistica
Photo report: Asia Fruit Logistica 2013
Asia Fruit Logistica 2013 took place from 4th -6th September in the Asia World Expo in Hong Kong. “Asia Fruit Logistica offered a unique and highly valuable combination of business, networking and learning opportunities for visitors and delegates,” said Gérald Lamusse, managing director of Asia Fruit.....
Fabio Zanesco - VI.P Sales Manager
"Asia, a sort of open space for fruit and vegetable produce"
Fabio Zanesco (in the photo), Salers Manager for VI.P., l'Associazione delle Cooperative Ortofrutticole della Val Venosta, shares with FreshPlaza readers his impressions coming back from Asia Fruit Logistica."If compared to other international events, the numbers of exhibitors and visitors are obviously.....
Breakthrough for Salanova in Hong Kong
Rijk Zwaan triggers Asian consumer with new products
During the Asian Fruit Logistica Rijk Zwaan presented the new melon variety Golden Emerald. The melon has been specially developed for the Asian market and is distinguished by quick ripening and a very sweet taste. According to Jan Doldersum this is the perfect melon for the Asian consumer. "This melon is.....
"Huge interest in Belgian fruit and vegetables"
Happy hour at VLAM during Asia Fruit Logistica
VLAM organised a group stand at Asia Fruit Logistica for the Belgian fruit and vegetable sector from September 4 to September 6 for the third time. This fair participation is part of the 'Premium Quality, Perfect Taste', which is focussed on the fresh market outside of Europe. On Thursday 5 September there.....
US: Pear bureau NW hope to enter Chinese pear market
Kevin Moffitt, president of Pear Bureau NW will be traveling to Asia this week and will be discussing the latest developments now that China has opened their doors to U.S. pears."We have shipped now just about 10 to 12 containers from last seasons crop. I think about a third of that were red pears and now.....
Strong Tasmanian presence at Asia Fruit Logistica
Yesterday the Premier touched down in Hong Kong for the Asia Fruit Logistica. The three day expo is one of the biggest fruit and vegetable trade shows in the world."The size you can't even begin to imagine... to find our three cubicles full of our Tasmanian fruit growers was quite something. They're telling.....
First ever awards at Asia Fruit Logistica
The first ever Asia Fruit Logistica awards took place on Tuesday 3rd September in Hong Kong, there were three categories for the award.Zespri’s President of Global Sales and Marketing Dan Mathieson was presented with the Marketing Campaign of the Year award. Asia accounts for around 60 percent of Zespri’s.....
Trade mission in Hong Kong
Spain: Murcia seeks to expand table grape market in Asia
With support from the Spanish State Secretary for Trade, Jaime García Legaz and the President of the Spanish Region of Murcia, Ramón Luis Valcárcel, APOEXPA will have a stand at Asia Fruit Logistica, which is to take place between 4 and 6 September in Hong Kong, for the first time in ICEX history. The stand.....
Infia introduces "F concept" packaging at Asia Fruit Logistica 2013
Infia, a leading company in plastic packaging for fruit and vegetables, must know very well the potential of the Asian market - having already attended its first Asia Fruit Logistica in 2007 and still coming back with some regularity.The supply and end market from places like South America is shifting to the.....
Kay Bee Exports to exhibit at Asia Fruit Logistica
Kay Bee Exports is one of India’s leading integrated fruit and vegetable exporters with annual revenues exceeding US$ 15 million. They have won five consecutive export awards. Kay Bee specializes in Indian pomegranates, mangoes and vegetables like okra, baby corn and chilli peppers. The company air-freight.....
Turkish lemon season promises bigger volumes
With the Turkish lemon season about a month away, growers and shippers are anticipating volumes larger than the ones seen last year.“This year, we expect 30% more lemons than last year,” said Aysel Oguz, export specialist for Eren Tarim. “The quality is also looking good.” More volume, however, could lead to.....
Business forum adds value for visitors at Asia Fruit Logistica
Asia Fruit Logistica visitors can now attend a Business Forum of two information sessions per day on the show floor. Held within the exhibition and accessible to all visitors, the Business Forum is designed to offer useful information and practical insights for trade visitors from throughout the value-chain......
Asia’s fresh produce hub ready to roll
As Asia fruit Logistica and Asiafruit Congress prepare to open their doors at AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong next week, visitors and exhibitors can expect to find a bigger show with even more to offer. With almost 10 per cent more companies from over 20 per cent more countries exhibiting, the event is more.....
To attend Asia Fruit Logistica for second time
Asia increasingly attractive for UNIVEG
UNIVEG will be represented for the second time at Asia Fruit Logistica in Hong Kong. Attending Fruit Logistica confirms UNIVEG’s ambition to grow its sales and sourcing activities in Asia, an increasingly attractive market for the Group.Asia Fruit Logistica ensures a pan-Asian focus, with senior buyers and.....