On 22 November, the official opening of the international online event Organic Export Days 2022 – Ukraine, Albania, Serbia took place which was organised with the support of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine (hereinafter referred to as “Ministry”). The State Institution “Entrepreneurship and Export Promotion Office” (EEPO), national project Diia.Business, Organic Initiative and supported by Switzerland within the framework of the Swiss-Ukrainian programs “Higher Value Added Trade from the Organic and Dairy Sector in Ukraine” (QFTP) and “Organic Trade for Development” (OT4D) were the event organisers from Ukraine. Importers, representatives of international trade organisations and exporters from Ukraine, Albania and Serbia will be able to participate in B2B meetings, which will be held online from 22 November to 2 December 2022 on the B2Match platform.
During the official opening, the event participants had the opportunity to learn about the organic sectors and the export potential of Ukraine, Serbia and Albania. The event consisted of three sessions for each country where Ukraine was represented first.
Presentations of Ukrainian speakers:
- Mr Taras Vysotskyi, First Deputy Minister, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
- Mr Andrii Remizov, Director, State Institution “Entrepreneurship and Export Promotion Office”
- Mr Sergiy Galashevskyy, General Manager, Organic Standard LLC
- Ms Natalie Prokopchuk, Organic Component Coordinator, Swiss-Ukrainian Program “Higher Value Added Trade from the Organic and Dairy Sector in Ukraine” (QFTP)