October 21, 2016
Ukrainian producers have significantly increased the range of products represented at the biggest international exhibition SIAL in France, which took place on October, 16-20.
Once again, the largest international food exhibition SIAL 2016 took place in Paris. At the event there were various categories of food duly represented by producers and traders from different parts of the world. Now we can claim with confidence that organic, gluten-free and totally biological, and also innovative and completely new category of high quality food products are major trends in the global food production.
Steaks et boulettes de légumineuses were awarded a gold medal this year for their organic meat substitutes of pulse based products. The winning French producer ICI & LA Le Boucher Vert sampled the steak and ball forms made of chickpeas, green peas or lentils, sort of vegan protein sources. The silver prize was given to Les moulins à champignons, a line of porcini, morels or mixed forest mushrooms that are dried and sold as a condiment like salt or pepper for dishes. French company Sabarot made the products debut back in March. Meantime, two products got the bronze award. Peru’s Sociedad Agricola Viru was recognized for its Chef Quinoa line of quinoa and fruits in single-serve jars with a spoon in the lid. The varieties included blueberries, coconut, mango, papaya, passion fruits and pineapple. The second bronze award went to Puigrenier, a French company that offers what it calls a new concept in steaks. La Cave a Viande, translated as The Meat Cellar, is a line of refrigerated, individually vacuum-sealed packaged premium cuts of beef that have been aged for a minimum of 21 days in a cold chamber. The products are sold in wooden boxes with cooking instructions.
This year, the Ukrainian producers have significantly increased the range of products represented at this major event of the food industry in the world. This time, more than 50 companies from Ukraine were present at the event, according to estimates of representatives of PEOL Group. Overall, the exhibition featured more than 7,000 representatives of food companies and more than 160 000 of professional visitors and potential buyers from 105 countries of the world.
Ukraine has been represented in the various product categories, ranging from commodities to finished food products. At this time, the share of manufactured goods was significantly greater in comparison with the previous events of this kind and has reached more than 70% of the total weight of the submitted products.
The 21 Ukrainian food companies and more than 100 products have been integrated in the national booth, which was organized by the Kiev Chamber of Commerce. The guests of the exhibition noted high-quality design of the exhibited goods from Ukraine featured by distinguished photos of beautiful Carpathian Mountains and fields of Ukraine.
Among the Ukrainian companies at the fair, it is worth to mention the following:
In its turn, PEOL Group presented the following agricultural companies and food producers at the SIAL fair:
Notably, PEOL Group has been receiving instant feedbacks on cooperation and partnerships soon after delivering of presentations. In total, PEOL Group representatives met with more than 4 000 foreign companies - participants of SIAL - and 300 of them confirmed their interests in deliveries of products from Ukraine.
The vast majority of visitors of SIAL were aware in details on the categories of products of Ukrainian supply. They especially emphasized the export potential of our country, both on the commodity markets and in some segments of the processed products.
Upon a five-day involvement and talks with the participants, PEOL Group presents analysis of the effective demand for Ukrainian products in the context of the country's most active buyers of Ukrainian produce:
The next most expected significant event, where Ukrainian companies can find new markets will be Gulfood exhibition, the largest in Asia and the Muslim world exhibition http://www.gulfood.com, to be held in February-March 2017 in Dubai, the UAE.
PEOL Group has already started to actively prepare for that significant event in the world of food and invites the Ukrainian producers for cooperation, especially those who are planning to expand the geography of their product presence in the world.
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