Auténtica Premium Food Fest makes Andalusia the nerve centre of the Mediterranean Diet

Auténtica Premium Food Fest makes Andalusia the nerve centre of the Mediterranean Diet

September 23, 2023

Auténtica Premium Food Fest, the most relevant meeting of distribution managers, wholesalers, importers, specialised shops, catering, gastronomic chefs and retail sector of the food industry, will host more than 5,000 professionals in FIBES Seville, in the capital of Andalusia, on 25th and 26th September. Crespo stressed that “this congress will position our land as the nerve centre of the Mediterranean Diet”.

 India, a potential market of 300 million consumers for Andalusian olive oil and olives

India, a potential market of 300 million consumers for Andalusian olive oil and olives

companies with 55 Indian agents in a commercial meeting that took place in the cities of Delhi and Bombay, from 19 to 23 June.

 The Andalusian agrifood sector grows by 7.3% and breaks export records

The Andalusian agrifood sector grows by 7.3% and breaks export records

September 23, 2021

Andalusia’s agri-food exports reached 7,756 million euros in the first seven months of 2021, its best historical record for a January-July period since comparable data has been available (1995), thanks to year-on-year growth of 7.3%. This is a strategic sector, which will contribute more than 5,000 million euros of the positive foreign trade balance to the regional economy in 2021. This significant increase is due to the remarkable activity of the Andalusian agro-industry, which is growing not only in sales but also with a strong increase in the number of exporting companies, up 19.8% year-on-year to 3,522, according to Extenda data.

 Andalusia will produce 1,050,300 tonnes of olive oil in the 2021-2022 season

Andalusia will produce 1,050,300 tonnes of olive oil in the 2021-2022 season

September 23, 2021

Olive grove production next season will exceed one million tonnes of olive oil (1,050,300 tonnes) and 5.25 million tonnes of olives for milling in 2021-2022. In the case of oil, this quantity represents a reduction of 5.5% compared to 2020-2021 and a decrease of 4.5% compared to the average of the last five seasons. This was announced by the Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, and Sustainable Development of the Government of Andalusia, Carmen Crespo in Expoliva.

 Agri-food exports grow by 4.5% and reach a new all-time high

Agri-food exports grow by 4.5% and reach a new all-time high

Andalusia’s agri-food exports reached 4,766 million euros in the first four months of 2021, its best historical record for a January-April period since comparable data has been available (1995), thanks to year-on-year growth of 4.5%. This is a strategic sector, which contributes 3,320 million euros of positive foreign trade to the regional economy; it provides […]

 Fields in Andalusia are now caring for by 5G drones

Fields in Andalusia are now caring for by 5G drones

Some areas of Andalusia are already working with drones and 5G technology to fumigate fields