Companies from Georgia, beneficiaries of the EU4Business ‘Eastern Partnership: Ready to Trade’ project, have secured more than €600,000 worth of orders from international buyers at Anuga 2021, the world’s leading trade fair for food in Cologne, Germany.
Producers from Georgia exhibited a variety of organic products at the fair, including dried fruits, nuts, and tea.
During B2B meetings, Georgian companies established more than 107 new business contacts with leading companies from all over the world, including Germany, the Netherlands, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Poland, Canada, Ukraine and Bulgaria, and received orders for their products from 20 buyers.
The ‘Ready to Trade’ project helps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from Eastern Partnership countries produce value-added goods following international and EU market requirements while connecting them with buyers from global value chains and markets.
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