International Agricultural Fair in Guatemala

Ornamental plants are part of agricultural export products to be exhibited from March 12nd to 13th, 2015 in the trade fair Agritrade & Expo 2015, to be held in Antigua.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

From a statement issued by the Guatemalan Exporters Association (-AGEXPORT-):

In order to meet the demand for new market niches, the Commission on Ornamental Plants at AGEXPORT is inviting farmers to participate in the agricultural platform AGRITRADE Expo & Conference, an event which will be held on 12 and 13 March 2015 in Santo Domingo Hill, Antigua Guatemala, as there will be very high level buyers who are interested in the sector.

Among ornamental plants companies taking part in AGRITRADE, are IKEA, Waterdrinker from Holland, and there will also be a visit by the President of the Association of Importers of plants and flowers from the USA and Executive Editor of the journal Floraculture International, informed the Commission Coordinator of Ornamental Foliage and Flowers at AGEXPORT, Brigitte Obrock.

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