Economy May 13, 2019 | 10:11 am

Agro Fair, over 160 companies look to export local products

Santo Domingo.- Over 160 exporting companies visited the country to do business, promoted by the International Food, Tobacco and Agrifood Beverages Fair 2019.

The entrepreneurs aim to acquire local products such as coffee, pineapple, mango, cocoa, bananas, aromatic herbs, tropical flowers, processed products and oriental vegetables and especially produced in greenhouses, the Dominican Agribusiness Board –JAD- said in a statement.

JAD executive director Claudia Chez said the fair is a space that promotes the country’s export products. “This is the result of the efforts of more than 15 institutions, which shows that the public-private partnership creates synergy and promotes improvements.”