Valencia Represents At Organic Food Iberia
Organic Food Iberia, the new International Professional Organic Fair of the Iberian Peninsula, which will take place next June in Feria de Madrid (IFEMA), has seen a significant improvement in its support in Spain. The Region of Valencia, the Spanish region with the greatest potential for organic production in the country, will participate in organic food trade with its own stand and dozens of companies.
For those unfamiliar, Organic Food Iberia, according to their website, is the “exciting new trade event dedicated to promoting the organic food and wine industry to key organic buyers. Organic Food Iberia is an event with sound organic principles, promoted in close consultation with the organic industry to establish itself as the definitive networking, educational and business event of the year. Organic Food Iberia will take place at IFEMA, Madrid on the 6th and 7th of June 2019.”
Therefore, it should come as no surprise that The Region of Valencia, who will have a massive presence at the fair, is already the second Spanish region with the greatest presence of industries and processing companies devoted to organic production with nearly 1,400 companies and 17% of all organic production based in the region which also includes Castellón and Alicante.
Valencia has also consolidated as one of the main exporting powers in the organic sector. In addition to these specialized companies, 4.6% of the Spanish organic acreage is already located in this Region, which has recorded the greatest increase in the whole country with 1 in 10 hectares in Valencia already classified as organic.
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