The introduction of the GLOBALG.A.P. Version 5 Standards for produce and for aquaculture were the main deliveries at our TOUR stop in Guayaquil, Ecuador. In the context of this national event, the Ecuadorian Government confirmed that it plans to align its agricultural standard with GLOBALG.A.P.

Sebastian Muñoz, General Manager of GlobalForum, organizers of the GLOBALG.A.P. TOUR 2015 in Ecuador, said, " Ecuador is a Latin American leader in the development and implementation of safe and sustainable Good Agricultural Practices. Being a host country to organize events such as the GLOBALG.A.P. TOUR is undoubtedly, a contribution to the strengthening of the Ecuadorians agro-productive sectors".

More than 100 participants gathered at the GLOBALG.A.P. Tour 2015 in Ecuador, which was well received by producers, producer associations, consultants, auditors and government agencies. During the two-day conference, participants discussed various key issues concerning food safety and sustainability.