Portuguese food and beverage companies gathered again from 23 to 25 February 2022 to present their quality food export offering at the Digital Agrifood Summit Portugal. The fully digital tradeshow provided Portuguese producers and exporters with the opportunity to meet and connect with international buyers.
Organised by the Portuguese Agrofood Cluster (PortugalFoods, Inovcluster, Agrocluster and Portugal Fresh) in partnership with ViniPortugal, the initiative showcased the best of Portuguese agri-food sector.
Portuguese fruit, vegetables, fish, canned goods, meats, oils, confectionery and other quality products now reach 185 international markets. With an export value of €6.34bn in 2021 (to November) and excellent forecasts for 2022, the Portuguese agri-food sector is committed to maintaining the strong growth rate it has experienced over the last decade, representing 12% of all Portuguese exports in 2020.
The digital event included a virtual showroom of quality products on a platform on which Portuguese exhibitors held business meetings with buyers from more than twenty countries around the world. There were themed workshops and an area dedicated to current trends.