Announcements

Job offersmore »

Tweeting Growers

Last commentsmore »

Top 5 - yesterday

Top 5 - last week

Top 5 - last month

Exchange ratesmore »




Mexican enthusiasm for Orchids and Anthurium

Each year at the beginning of November one of the largest agricultural fairs in Mexico takes place, called the Expo Agro Alimentaria. This trade fair is organized in the city of Irapuato, in the state of Guanajuato.

At this spacious trade fair you will find everything in the field of agriculture and horticulture. It has more than 1,000 stands with a demonstration area of hundreds of agricultural machines and a showroom of almost 4 hectares for the different indoor and outdoor cultivations.

In the middle of this trade show, Anthura’s stand was set up in the Holland pavilion. Their slogan ‘Unlimited in Varieties offering unlimited possibilities’ took up the back wall of the stand and was highlighted with a wide variety of colours of the exhibited varieties.

This year, one of our customers also took part in the fair with his own stand, with the aim of selling finished products at the show. Before the show started there were some nerves in play, because it was their first time at the fair, but the plants sold like hot cakes.


Expo Agro Alimentaria in Mexico

Mexican horticulture
Developments have occurred rapidly in the Mexican horticultural sector over the past few years. More and more growers are willing to make the necessary investments to be able to produce more efficiently and to improve the quality of the end product.

Consumers are willing to pay extra for a Phalaenopsis of high quality. Production of Phalaenopsis has grown over the past year and it is expected that this growth will continue in the coming years.

For more information:
Anthura
www.anthura.nl

Publication date: 2/17/2017

 


 

Other news in this sector:

8/16/2017 Ethiopia pockets 271 mln USD from flower, horticulture export
8/16/2017 CAN: Ontario flower growers fear minimum wage hike
8/16/2017 Dutch export of flowers and plants to Eastern Europe grows significantly
8/15/2017 "Consolidation in horticulture to continue"
8/14/2017 "Cost of land has become a prohibitive factor in Kenya"
8/14/2017 Uganda: Flower exporters set to invest $17.8m in value
8/14/2017 Kenya's post-election unrest leads to worker shortage
8/11/2017 Kenya's flower exports: Increase in volume and value
8/11/2017 FCC: Stronger Canadian dollar not all bad news for farmers
8/11/2017 Romania: Hoghilag is called the Land of Tuberoses
8/10/2017 Royal FloraHolland closes Florists Clock sooner than expected
8/9/2017 Flower farms affected by Kenyan elections?
8/9/2017 NL: Clock Presale exceeds last year’s final figures
8/9/2017 India: Floods in Bengal’s flower growing hub trigger shortage concerns
8/9/2017 US (ME): More wedding parties say ‘I do’ to local flowers
8/9/2017 China’s e-commerce floral market in 2017: an analysis
8/8/2017 India: Bangalore flower prices double in days
8/8/2017 Ethiopia seeks new markets to boost horticulture exports
8/8/2017 Suriname: 'There is a potential to grow sufficient flowers here'
7/21/2017 NL: Drop in turnover due to low price for cut flowers

 

Leave a comment: (max. 500 characters)

  1. All comments which are not related to the article contents will be removed.
  2. All comments with non-related commercial content, will be removed.
  3. All comments with offensive language, will be removed.




  Display email address

  new code