70 companies to join agri, livestock expo

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Thursday, June 5, 2014

AROUND 70 companies in the country will be exhibiting in the Davao Agriculture and Livestock Expo 2014, which will open today until June 8, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center at SM Lanang Premier.

The event is organized by Mandaluyong-based organizer CMB Events Management and is supported by the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industries Inc. (DCCCII).

Project manager Cel Maliwat, in an emailed statement to Sun.Star Davao, said the exhibitors will be coming from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.


The organizers are expecting some 10,000 participants to attend the three-day expo.

"The goal of the event is to update and showcase the latest technologies in the field of agriculture and livestock," she said.

They are expecting to generate around P100 million in sales during the expo.

Aside from the expo, free seminars on hog raising and other agribusiness-related seminars will also take place.

"We are expecting a good turn out as we will be holding this event annually," Maliwat said.

The event is sponsored by B-Meg, Jiabao Feed Vet Agro Products, Bowa Agricultural Equipment, and Julu Enterprises Inc.

Media partners include: Sun.Star Davao, Mindanao Times, Business World, Marid Agribusiness Digest, and trabaho.com.

Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on June 06, 2014.


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