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Cuba wishes to import Bulgarian food products again

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Cuba wishes to import again Bulgarian food products, as well as to develop joint enterprises in food industry.

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This was stated by Cuba’s Minister of Food Industry Maria del Carmen Concepcion on a meeting with BojidarLukarski, Bulgarian Minister of Economy and the delegation accompanying him in Havana.

The portfolio of business opportunities that Cuba proposes in this field was represented at the meeting. MrsConcepcion specified that there already are foreign joint ventures entering the local market, such as the French “Perno Ricard” in the distribution of Cuban rum.

The country already has 11 similar projects and 14 new ones were prepared for production activities in the field of food industry, such as production of dairy and meat products, coffee, dairy industry, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, canned food.

Minister Lukarski outlined that one specific opportunity was to restore the production of Bulgarian yoghurt for the Cuban market by our state company LBBulgaricum, owned by Ministry of Economy.

laviAngelov, the Execvutive Director of the company, started talks about that with representatives of Cuban counteragents.

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