Expocity Albania, in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Albanian Export Center, brought the “Food & Drink Festival 2018” fair for the third consecutive year.
The main purpose of this fair is to promote typical Mediterranean products, exchange information and get acquainted with the latest news of the food industry.
The third edition of the Food & Drink Festival is conceived under the motto “Eat. Drink. Educate “, offering not only an exhibition space but also conferences, seminars, trainings, tastings and festive settings.
The peculiarity of this fair is that apart from the bigger companies and brands present in the Albanian market, small enterprises, specialized in Albanian products of tradition, also participate.
This is a very good way to recognize and promote products that are not easily available in the broader range, such as products from some small farms that have quality organic produce.
This year will be organized a Summer Contest, where better quality wines will be selected by a specialized jury.
On behalf of the Ministry of Agriculture, he welcomed Deputy Minister Mr.Dhimo Kote, who among others mentioned Brand of the network of shops with typical Albanian products “edua”.
In continuation of this initiative he invited all subjects to get the right to use this brand at the Regional Economic Development Agency and then to prepare their projects for the establishment of shops with typical Albanian products, based on 50% of the value of up to 2 million ALL.
“Our mission as Agriculture Minister is to continue to promote those who run faster, to highlight success and to support, but to have serious relationships with serious states that bring products to our country, so we will function as a chain, being part of the European Community, “said Mr. Kote.
News Source: MBZHR