Delegation from Taiwan to promote orchids in Russia

A Council of Agriculture-led delegation is to travel to Moscow on Wednesday next week to take part in a two-day promotion of Taiwanese agricultural products.

Orchid growers are hoping to develop a direct export market in Russia for moth orchids.

At present, Taiwanese moth orchids are sent to the Netherlands and then exported to Russia, Taiwan Floriculture Exports Association executive director Chuang Ping-huang (莊炳湟) said.

Since such orchids are a high-value product, growers could earn a higher revenue if they could be shipped directly to Russia, Chuang said.

Read more at the Taipei Times (Jake Chung)

Publication date:

Receive the daily newsletter in your email for free | Click here

Other news in this sector:

© 2020

Sign up for our daily Newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest news!

Subscribe I am already a subscriber