Third edition of the International Cabo Verde Agribusiness Fair begins on 29 May

18 May 2015

The 3rd edition of the International Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) Agribusiness Fair begins on 29 May at the Cabo Verde International Fair facilities with the participation of over 100 domestic and foreign companies, the Cape Verdean press reported.

The first two editions of the International Fair Agribusiness were attended by over 150 companies and the event is an initiative of the Business Development and Innovation Agency of the Ministry of Rural Development and the Leeward and Windward Chambers of Trade, Industry, Agriculture and Services.

The purpose of the International Agribusiness Fair, according to its organisers, is to promote, stimulate small and medium enterprises and boost the supply of goods and services, especially to the tourism sector, which has seen rapid growth in the last decade.

Alongside this fair, the Windward and Leeward Chambers of Commerce will promote the 3rd Promotion Event for Business Growth (Acexx).

With the 3rd Acexx chambers of commerce intend to facilitate trade relations between suppliers and customers, promoting face-to-face commercial meetings. (macauhub/CV)