“Bulgaria and France have the potential to renew their relations in agricultural trade”. This statement was made by agriculture and food minister Prof. Dimitar Grekov during a meeting with His Excellency Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes, Ambassador of R. France to Bulgaria, held at MoAF. Minister Grekov pointed out that our country had the capacity to export mutton and lamb for France, as well as fruits and vegetables with very good taste qualities. “I will be glad if some French companies take part in our specialized expositions”, said further the minister. “Bulgaria and France have a very long tradition in the viticulture and wine production sector and we are willing to cooperate in this area”, pointed out the French ambassador.
Minister Grekov extended an invitation to the minister for agriculture, food industry and forestry of the Republic of France to visit Bulgaria.