Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation, and Livestock reported that 28 production and trade companies from Afghani have participated in Gulfood 2021 International Exhibition.
The expo is being held between the 21st and 25th of February in the Dubai international exhibition center.
This exhibition is an important and exceptional opportunity for Afghan merchants to introduce local agricultural and livestock products at a global level.
Afghan traders reportedly participated in the exhibition with the assistance of USAID and with the coordination of the Ministry of Agriculture.
The Afghan-made products exhibited in the event are saffron, herbs, processed fruits, dried fruits, honey, and different other products.
In this international exhibition where more than 85 countries participate annually, products across the world find chances of getting awarded contracts worth millions of dollars.
Gulfood is the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition.
Ministry officials told media, that afghan products were welcomed and more than $100 million worth of deals were signed for the sale of Afghan agricultural and livestock products.