2018/12/03 - The XIV edition of the Deoleo Report analyzes the situation of the olive sector and calls for a redisign of the current production and marketing model of olive oil, which has led to "the devaluation of the product". The company defends the integration with the production, while it considers that "only betting on the value against the price and volume strategy" the olive oil sector can grow both in Spain and in foreign markets.
2018/09/03 - Under the slogan "Logistics and Agricultural Markets", from April 24 to 28, the 13th edition of the International Agriculture Show of Morocco (SIAM) will take place in Meknès-Mequínez (Morocco). Its organizers expect a good attendance record as it is the main fair for the sector in the African continent and the meeting point of the whole agricultural field in Morocco.
2018/08/03 - Organized by View Widen and with different conferences located in Beijing and Shanghai -the venue of celebration of SIAL 2018-, the set of meetings is presented as an opportunity to locate and get in touch individually and personally with buyers from the asian food sector. The event, with seven years of experience, guarantees an exclusive meeting environment.
2018/07/03 - The III International Congress on Virgin Olive Oil, Olive Oil and Health will take place from May 18 to 20 at the Íbero Museum in Jaén. The new edition of this international symposium will bring together the latest scientific evidence linking virgin olive oils and health and will develop an intense informative activity to spread this knowledge throughout society.
2018/06/03 - Under the title "The olive oil sector of the EU, promoting innovation and sustainability", Copa-Cogeca and the European Parliament will organize a high-level conference in Brussels tomorrow, March 7, bringing together leading experts from the entire european sector and will be attended by the European Commissioner for Agriculture, Phil Hogan. The objective of the event is to analyze the success factors of the olive sector in the European Union and identify options for its development in the coming years.
2018/05/03 - On the occasion of the celebration of the VII edition of the World Olive Oil Exhibition (WOOE), the World Meeting of Olive Oil, the Golden Room of the IFEMA Fair Club hosted on Thursday, March 1, an interesting working breakfast in which representatives and industry experts debated various issues that are dominating the headlines in these times. Here is an extract of the meeting, which will receive more extensive treatment in the next issue of Mercacei Magazine.
2018/02/03 - Located between Avignon and the northern valley of the Luberon, next to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a beautiful village of just 20,000 inhabitants dominated by the river Sorgue and crossed by canals that resembles a set of tiny islands. Among the beautiful antique shops situated along the canals and attractive wheels that give the city a particular charm, is this establishment dedicated to extra virgin that stars in the Delicatessen section of Mercacei Magazine 93.
2018/01/03 - The International Food, Beverages & Food Service 2018 Exhibition is preparing its largest edition in recent years, consolidated as the internationalization and business reference platform for the food sector industry throughout the world. As a novelty, in this edition the Olive Oil Bar will be segmented into three exhibition zones according to the type of juices: conventional production EVOO, organic production EVOO and specialties.
2018/28/02 - A study by ICEX reveals that the Dutch, increasingly aware of health and the importance of a low-fat diet, are consuming less fats (-9%), in favor of olive oil, whose consumption maintains an upward trend (+10.52%) in the last five years. The report estimates that, annually between 2017 and 2022, the demand for olive oil in the Netherlands will grow by 11.9% in volume.
2018/26/02 - In 2017, Andalusia achieved a new record in exports of olive oil reaching € 2,961 M in sales, exporting practically twice as much as Italy (€ 1,507 M). By provinces, according to specific data provided to Mercacei by Extenda, Seville -with 47% of the total- continues to lead sales abroad, with an invoice of € 1,382 million and a growth of +13.2% compared to 2016; followed by Córdoba, Málaga and Jaén, in this order.