Virtual B2B MX-NL Fruit Matchmaking Program for Dutch and European Importers

  • Date 20 January 2021 - 21 January 2021
  • Time 08:15 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Organisation
    • Holland House Mexico
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Virtual B2B MX-NL Fruit Matchmaking Program for Dutch and European Importers

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Holland House Mexico (HHM) and United Producers of Mexico (UPM) invite you to the

Virtual B2B MX-NL Fruit Matchmaking Program

The aim of the matchmaking program MX-NL Fruit Matchmaking Program is to create sustainable and valuable relationships between growers of agricultural products in Mexico, including mango, avocado, lime, berries, grapefruit, papaya and pineapple; and Dutch importers who focus on the Dutch and European markets.

Special invitee: Guatemala

Participants

On the Mexican/Guatemalan side, only growers in possession of the necessary certificates to be eligible for export to Europe (Fair Trade, Global Gap, Organic, SMETA) are admitted to the program. For Dutch importers, both importers focused on the Netherlands and other countries in Europe are welcome.

Note: The entire event will be in English (including matchmaking sessions)

Preliminary Program

Wednesday 20 January 20 (15.15 - 19.30 hrs CET)

  15.15 - 15.55 -  Matchmaking Sessions

  16:00 - 16:15 -  Welcome - Embassy of The Netherlands in Mexico (Erik Plaisier & Desirée Colomé)

  16:15 - 16:30 - Introduction of Holland House Mexico & United Producers of Mexico including tips for successful matchmaking & sourcing tips (focus on sustainability) - (Carin Verbree & Lia Bijnsdorp)

  16:30 - 16:40 - Main Sponsor Message - Control Union

  16:40 - 16:55 - Europe´s growing fruit import market (Gerald Baal - Transfer)

  17:00 - 19:30 - Matchmaking Sessions

Thursday January 21 (15.15 - 19.30 hrs CET)

 15.15 - 15.55 -  Matchmaking Sessions

 16:00 - 16:15 - How to increase sales in Europe (Astrid Astillon)

 16:15 - 16:30 - Creating a competitive advantage in Europe (Jorge Narvaez & Lia Bijnsdorp)

 16:30 - 16:40 - Main Sponsor Message - LiquidSeal

 16:40 - 16:55 - Sourcing trends (Coen van Iwaarden - Nature´s Pride)

 17:00 - 19:30 - Matchmaking Sessions


In preparation of the event, all participants will receive a personalized agenda for the matchmaking appointments and a mission booklet with concise information about each participant.

Costs

Participation in the Virtual MX-NL Fruit Matchmaking Program is FREE for Dutch importers. In the case of no-show, $50 USD + VAT (16%) will be charged per missed appointment.

Questions?

Feel free to mail us: events@hollandhousemexico.com

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