It’s close to home, the regulations are the same and the organic market is growing in all key states. With Germany, the world’s second largest growing at nearly 11% in 2015 and France also exceeding 10% growth, the Western European market remains the most significant value export market for UK organic businesses. Easy to see why more than 21% of Soil Association certified export product heads to Germany and France.
For more information on key markets in this regions, have a look at our comprehensive Global Guide.
We recently attended the international trade show for organic products, NatExpo in Paris, France. Read more here
Regional News & Events
Biofach, Messe Nuremburg, 14th to 17th February 2018 - Nuremburg, Germany.
With 2535 exhibitors (71% international) and 51,453 visitors, Biofach is the world’s largest and most important international trade fair for organic food. Department for International Trade (DIT) grants are available to reduce exhibitor costs. Find out more
The GB Organic Showcase - Prague, Czech Republic - 22nd February 2018
The British Chamber of Commerce Czech Republic invites UK companies to showcase UK organic food, drinks, cosmetics, household products, clothes, personal care products and more. Products will be displayed at the showcase in Prague on February 22nd to key buyers, retailers, distributors, shop owners and other organic professionals in the Czech Republic. Businesses can either attend in person or send BCCCR your products and they will display them for you at the British Embassy or another suitable venue in Prague.
The price to join the showcase is £290 (excl. VAT). Expressions of interest to be sent to Petra Skrbkova at firstname.lastname@example.org by 22 January 2018.
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