Dutch-Ukrainian forum 2017
Dutch-Ukrainian Forum on the production and processing of vegetables, fruits and berries, Nova Kakhovka 2017
Dutch-Ukrainian forum for the production and processing of vegetables and fruit was held in the framework of the Dutch working visit to Kherson region headed by Carolien Spaans, Agricultural Counsellor of the Embassy of the Netherlands in Ukraine. The event took place in Nova Kakhovka city at the Premier entertainment centre on 10th of October, 2017.
Main subjects of the forum were: technological aspects of improving the quality and competitiveness of vegetables, fruits and berries production as well as storage technologies, post-harvest handling and processing of these agricultural products. Apart from other topics speakers also highlighted export perspectives and demand formation on Ukrainian market.
Technological session of the forum was opened by Carolien Spaans, Agricultural Counsellor of the Embassy of the Netherlands in Ukraine. In her speech Ms. Spaans mentioned that: “The Netherlands have a high estimation of Kherson region potential and perspectives for the development of new agricultural technologies as well as experience exchange for the purpose of enhancing world markets entry”.
Representatives of Dutch and Ukrainian companies prepared very interesting and meaningful presentations about the general trends of the world market of berries and fruits, the potential of Ukraine and in particular Kherson Oblast in this area, optimization of the production cycle and use of resources, modern technologies in the production and storage of berries, fruits and vegetables.
Ihor Ivanyk, director of RID Logistics Solutions Ukraine, gave a speech on the topic “Organization of control and accounting of fruit and vegetable products based on the application of mobile weighing technology.”
The next day, October 11, a delegation of representatives of Dutch companies visited the enterprises of the region: “Green Team” LLC, Agrotek, “Knyaz Trubetsky Winery”.
Detailed conference report