Tag: Feta cheese

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greek products ‘protected’ after major EU–China agreement

The European Union and China signed a protected Geographical Indications (PGI) agreement on Wednesday which had major benefits for the continents products, including a range of Greek products. Greece’s Prime Minister, Kyriakos…

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greece is Open for Business: PM

Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis appeared on the Chinese tv network CGTN on Tuesday, where he declared “Greece is open for business” and noted the country’s major comparative advantages as a trade hub…

USA won’t take a slice of import duty on Greek Feta 1

USA won’t take a slice of import duty on Greek Feta

Greece’s Agricultural Development & Foods Ministry announced on Wednesday that the US will not impose import duties on Greek Feta cheese. This follows the revocation of a previous US decision which would…

Greek Feta cheese takes a slice of French market 5

Greek Feta cheese takes a slice of French market

Greek Feta cheese exports to France grew by 11.74% in value and 49.50% in volume in 2017 according to recent Eurostat data. Greece is the top supplier of Feta cheese to France,…

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Friends of Feta rush to protect its slice of market

Greek academics have taken the unusual step of creating a Feta-friendly club in an effort to protect the iconic cheese. Agricultural University of Athens professors, journalists and consumers association (EKPIZO) founded the…

Why Feta is the healthiest cheese in the world 7

Why Feta is the healthiest cheese in the world

Feta is Greece’s most famous cheese and according to many recent reports from dieticians and doctors around the globe, it’s also the healthiest cheese option in the world. Mainly made from sheep…

Greece wants its fair slice of Protection on Feta cheese 9

Greece wants its fair slice of Protection on Feta cheese

Greece’s Rural Development and Foods Minister Vangelis Apostolou has demanded that the country’s famed Feta cheese has the same protection it currently enjoys, in the new free trade agreement between the European…