Foodnews Processed Foods Forum

Venue: Sheraton Lisboa

Location: Lisbon, Portugal

Event Date/Time: Apr 19, 2004 End Date/Time: Apr 20, 2004
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Focusing on the market for canned and jarred fruit and vegetables, the conference will provide the latest in-depth information on the key issues affecting production, demand and trade around the world. Like other Foodnews conferences, the Foodnews Processed Foods Forum will be an unrivalled opportunity to network with the leading figures in an industry worth €16.2 billion in Europe alone in 2003.

Speakers include:

- Costas Apostolou, President, EKE, Greece
- Jose Maria Garrido, Chairman, Halcon Foods, Spain
- Cesare Concilio, Export Director, La Doria, Italy
- Rudi Richards, Chairman, South African Fruit and Vegetable Canning Association
- Rich Hudgins, President, California Canning Peach Association, USA
- Rod Groundes-Peace, European Marketing Director, Cirio Del Monte NE Ltd, UK
- And many more!

Highlights include:

- Canned Peaches from Greece: When Will Production Recover?
- The Outlook for Canned Pineapple Production in Thailand
- Alternative Suppliers of Canned Deciduous Fruits: Argentina, Chile and South Africa
- EU Quotas for Chinese Mandarin Imports and their Impact on International Trade
- The Increase in China’s Production of Canned Peaches and Fruit Cocktail Products
- The Impact of EU Enlargement on the Market for Processed Fruit and Vegetables
- Canned Tomato Production in Italy
- The Outlook for Canned Tomato Production in China
- Demand for Canned Fruit and Vegetables in Foodservice
- New Packaging for Processed Fruit and Vegetables: Tubs and Retort Packs
- Thai Sweetcorn Production: A Threat to French Domination?
- The Market for Canned Fruit and Vegetables in Germany
- The Market for Canned Fruit and Vegetables in the US