SME Times News Bureau | 24 Jun, 2021
a bid to boost agricultural and processed food products exports, APEDA
in collaboration with Indian embassy has organized a virtual buyer
seller meet (VBSM) with Algeria where key stakeholders in the
agricultural value chains from both the countries participated.
than 100 participants including exporters, processors and traders of
agricultural commodities from India and Algeria participated in the VBSM
titled ‘Opportunities in Agri-sector between India and Algeria’
organized on Wednesday.
to the ongoing Covid19 pandemic, the export promotion programmes were
not possible to be organized physically. APEDA has been organizing a
series of VBSMs with various countries for providing platform to the
exporters and importers.
the VBSM held with trade and government officials from Algeria, the
scope of increasing exports of India’s Geographical Indications (GI)
certified agricultural products were discussed.
Export potential of
products including cereals, animal product, non-basmati and basmati rice
etc to Algeria were discussed during VBSM.
with APEDA and Indian embassy officials, trade representatives
including officials from All India Rice Exporters Association, The Rice
Exporters Association, All India Food Processors Association, importers
from Algeria including Sarl Agro Plast Compant, Eurl kbline, Haddadi
Med Business Export and others participated in the VBSM.