Economy Minister Dimitris Papadimitriou invited the foreign entrepreneurs to invest in the food and beverages sector and particularly in the innovative small and medium sized enterprises that activate in Greece, in his speech at the inauguration of the 63rd International Food Exhibition “Summer Fancy Food Show 2017” in New York.
Papadimitriou was toured to the Greek pavilion by the president of Enterprise Greece Christos Staikos which organised the Greek participation.
The minister underlined the exhibition’s importance on the promotion of the Greek products and its penetration in the foreign markets.
He noted that the food factory is a very promising sector with extrovert characteristics of dynamic extension and furthermore is at the cutting edge of the new growth model promoted by the government.
The Greek participation under the slogan “Invest in Taste” constitutes the most important strategic action in a market of broad extent and size, said Staikos.
41 Greek export companies from the food and beverages sector participated in the Greek pavilion.