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24-26 April 2019
Perpignan - France

The international business gathering of the fruit & vegetable sector taking place in France!

Superfruits in the spotlight: persimmon, pomegranate, kiwi and blueberry!

Prescheduled B2B meetings with 120 international buyers The organic sector at the heart of the event Harvest forecasts exclusive preview Fruits and vegetables Transport and logistics Process and packaging
Prescheduled B2B meetings with 120 international buyers The organic sector at the heart of the event Harvest forecasts exclusive preview
     
Fruits and vegetables Transport and logistics Process and packaging
Prescheduled B2B meetings with 120 international buyers The organic sector at the heart of the event
   
Harvest forecasts exclusive preview Fruits and vegetables
Transport and logistics Process and packaging
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Review of previous editions

2018 : Garlic, onion and shallot were the stars

medFEL 2018

  • Spotlight on potatoes and sweet potatoes
  • 250 exhibitors (+1%)
  • 6,037 international visitor admissions (-5% due to strikes°
  • 120 international VIP buyers
  • 3,534 B2B meetings between exhibitors and VIP buyers
  • 2,300 kg of fruits and vegetables recovered by the non-profit association A.N.D.E.S. who will ventilate on solidarity groceries, “Restaurants du Coeur
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2017: Potatoes and sweet potatoes were the stars

medFEL 2017

  • Spotlight on potatoes and sweet potatoes
  • 6,362 visitors, a 4% increase over the previous year
  • 250 exhibitors and 120 international buyers recruited by Sud de France Développement
  • More than 5,000 B2B meetings.
  • 14 conferences and harvest forecasts led by internationally renowned experts
  • The organic sector and SIQO (quality and origin identification labels)… satisfied all the visiting professionals
  • Innovation took centre stage at MedFEL 2017 with the very first edition of the Challenge FEL’INNOV by MedFEL. The selected solutions were classified into two categories:
  • 1/Smart farming from the field and throughout the logistics chain - The winner: Agrishare for its WeFarmUp solution (based in the Haute-Garonne region)
  • 2/Biocontrol and sustainable crop protection - The winner: Nimaplants for its Aphid Protect solution (based in the Gard region) - The Public’s Favourite: Portuguese company Asfert Global for its Kiplant Immass solution.

2016: Salad is the star

medFEL 2016

  • Salad is the star: over 29 salad professionals, two conferences specially dedicated to the product and a dedicated pavilion.
  • 6122 visitors (i.e. an extra 5% when compared to the visitors in 2014)
  • medFEL's hallmark: B2B meetings organised between producers and buyers from 54 countries were one again a resounding success
  • The organic sector is increasingly represented with 49 companies
  • 246 exhibitors with over 30 transport and logistics companies and over 42 technical service providers
  • Over 100 VIP international buyers from all four corners of the globe, including Algeria, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, the UAE, Spain, Israel, Italy, Kuwait, Netherlands, Portugal, Qatar, Sweden and the Czech Republic
  • 13 conferences and harvest forecasts led by internationally renowned experts

2015: The Apple is the star

medFEL 2015

  • The Apple is the star of our yellow edition: over 42 apple professionals, two conferences specially dedicated to the product and a pavilion presenting every imported and exported apple variety.
  • 5855 visitors (i.e. an extra 10% when compared to the 5315 visitors in 2014)
  • 1615 foreign visitors (i.e. 27.5%)
  • 5632 B2B meetings organised between producers and buyers (i.e. an extra 29% compared to the 4538 meetings in 2014)
  • Creation and successful launch of the MedFEL Tech gathering more than 50 companies specialising in packaging, graders, fertilisers, seedlings, machines, water treatment, etc.
  • 240 fresh fruit and vegetable producers, transporters and logistics companies from the Mediterranean
  • An increasingly represented organic trade (35 companies)
  • 148 VIP international buyers from around the world including India, Vietnam, Peru, Kenya, the Ivory Coast, Senegal, Tunisia, Bahrain, Dubai, Russia, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, Spain and Portugal
  • 10 conferences and harvest forecasts led by internationally renowned experts

2014: a spotlight on melons and watermelons

medFEL 2014

  • 5,315 visitor tickets (+10% vs 4,894 in 2013)
  • 241 fresh fruit & vegetable producers, carriers and logistics specialists from the Mediterranean countries
  • More than 4,000 B-to-B meetings organised
  • 107 international VIP buyers from 35 countries worldwide
  • 10 debates and crop forecasts led by internationally-renowned experts
  • 2 new countries of exhibitor: Portugal and Greece

 

General Commissioner:

Adhesion Group
35/37 rue des Abondances
92058 Paris La Défense Cedex - France
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Press contacts:

Adhesion Group - Catherine Bourguignon
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A'DOCC - Laurent Panayoty
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AD'OCC - Jérôme Bouchindhomme
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Contact in region:

AD'OCC - Chantal Passat
3840 Avenue Georges Frêche
34470 Perols
CS 10012 - 34477 Perols cedex
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