Brazilian Fruit & Vegetable Growers Ready to Tap Country’s Export Potential

Hosted by Tropical Nordeste, a production project established on the northeast of Brazil in the state of Ceará and a G.A.P. Awards 2014 winner, the two-day event in Fortaleza, the capital of Ceará, highlighted how GLOBALG.A.P. Certification can help fruit and vegetable producers tap Brazil’s strong export potential.

Delegates included a number of leading fruit producers and certification bodies in Brazil.

Mr. Edson Brok, President of Tropical Nordeste and owner and Managing Director of Brok Fresh Fruits, the largest exporter of bananas in the country, opened the conference by speaking about the importance of certification for exporting producers in the country and the long partnership with GLOBALG.A.P.

Read more and see photos of the event here!