Within the weekend of 19-21 October, the fourth version of ExpoPlantas, the Colombian Nursery Business Display, happened in Fusagasugá, Colombia. With 80 exhibitors from 8 international locations and 1,000 skilled guests, the display exceeded expectancies. Luis Corsini, Key Account Supervisor LATAM was once provide on the sales space of distributor L&G Agroflowers and seemed again on a a success display.
But even so more than a few workshops, visitor audio system, and a popularity rite, there was once additionally a competition held for ‘Best possible Plant Subject material’ on show on the display.
The judges awarded the Begonia Most sensible Hat White with the second one position within the Best possible Out of doors Product class in keeping with flower measurement, form, lawn efficiency, and botanical efficiency. Curiously the target audience of the display, most commonly growers, rated the Most sensible Hat Rose Bicolor as the most efficient.
But even so the Begonia Most sensible Hat, the Cyclamen Wintry weather Ice additionally had a notable advice from the judges within the class of Best possible Indoor Product. Cyclamen is an overly demanded product and is well known via Colombian growers.
Really feel the power in Colombia
Luis is proud of the trends he sees in his house: “Colombia is a brand new marketplace for our merchandise, with plenty of thrilling alternatives. Lately, the point of interest is on reduce plants. Colombian growers are in a position to provide a high quality flower with low-tech manufacturing strategies. There are many other vegetation that may develop below the similar stipulations.
“Colombia is a springboard marketplace for different Latin American international locations and will act as a catalysator for the opposite markets within the area. We now have two vendors and plenty of trials operating, for example, in Dahlias, in collaboration with growers and different companions. Particularly in seeds, we’re going to run numerous trials so as to add new sequence to this marketplace. You’ll be able to in point of fact really feel the power!”
Michael van Baekel, Head of Advertising Trade World, provides: “We see slightly some doable within the Columbian marketplace. No longer simplest because of the presence of technically professional growers. But in addition, in comparison to an enormous marketplace like Brazil, there may be much less lengthen because of Nation Get entry to. That is most certainly for the reason that decorative export trade is slightly large in Colombia. So, there may be extra governmental focal point on compliantly bringing in seeds in comparison to different international locations within the area. In keeping with those traits, you’ll be able to say Colombia is in point of fact a flower nation.
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