Croatia’s agriculture is characterized by an abundance of resources and potential for agricultural production and processing, and the successful cultivation of a large number of crops is the result of diverse natural conditions in a geographically small area, as well as of various cultural influences to which it was exposed throughout history.
Green Week live
Croatia, divided into four distinctive regions – Istria, Slavonia, Dalmatia and Central Croatia – will be presented at the Green Week by fifty exhibitors, large and small agri-food companies and family farms, alongside a national restaurant with traditional dishes.
Croatia is exporting agricultural and food products in 144 countries, of which the first 15 export destinations account for the 85 per cent of the total export of those products. Products from 135 countries are present on the Croatian market, and in this case the first 15 countries account for 87 per cent of the total import of agricultural and food products.
The delicious pašticada and Lino Lada cake proved to be a smash hit amongst the visitors, including the dignitaries.
The meetings were centered on the improvement of economic cooperation and the recognizability of Croatian agricultural and food products on foreign markets, as well as on the priorities of the Croatian presidency over the Council.
A gift package of Croatian products was awarded to the lucky 100000th visitor, who marked the record attendance figures achieved in the first weekend of the fair. A total of 400,000 visitors are expected by the end of the fair, which employs 10,000 people.
Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković opened the Green Week in Berlin, the leading ten-day international agricultural event, whose partner country in this year is none other than Croatia.
The Ministry of Agriculture and the Croatian Chamber of Economy invite you to the opening ceremony of the Green Week, which will be attended by hundreds of visitors and exhibitors from 60 countries in the period from 17 to 26 January 2020, in Berlin, with Croatia as this year’s partner country.
Croatia has been taken off the list of EU member states subject to strict measures of restriction of the trade in live pigs and their products due to classical swine fever. The measures were enforced in the area of the Vukovar-Srijem, Karlovac, Sisak-Moslavina and Slavonski Brod-Posavina counties.