Greek companies heading for Asia



Great prospects await several Greek companies after securing agreements with companies in Seoul, Tokyo, Taipei, Shenzhen and Hong Kong.

The agreements come after a business mission to the respective Asian markets organised by the Greek-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in cooperation with the Greek-Asian Business Council.

During the business mission more than 140 meetings were held for Greek businessmen, which created the conditions for future export deals.

The key object of the mission was to promote Greek products to major Asian markets, to strengthen existing partnerships and to search for new trade avenues through a series of contacts and discussions with local import and distribution companies.

The mission visited five Asian cities, Seoul on 17-18/9, Tokyo on 19-20/9, Taipei on 21-22/ 9, Shenzhen on 24-25/9 and Hong Kong on 26/9.

The participating companies were:

From the food industry EVRIPIDIS who presented a series of olive oil products from Crete, ENNEA with virgin olive oil, olives, honey, currants, OLYMPIAN GREEN with olive oil and olives from the Peloponnese, the PHARMEX group with 3 activities, (HELENVITA / SUPERBREAKFAST), MARKO with construction activity, GA BIO PRODUCTS with organic products, and ISOMAT who although could not attend will be exploring cooperation opportunities with Asian companies that have expressed interest.