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24 – 25 October 2019
GRAND MEN SENG HOTEL
MAGALLANES ST. | DAVAO CITY
PHILEXPORT DAVAO is pleased to announce that it will mount the SAGING, ATBP. BANANA FORUM AND BUSINESS MATCHING EVENT on October 24-25, 2019 at the Grand Men Seng Hotel, Magallanes St., Davao City.
The event will focus on the non-Cavendish banana sector namely Cardaba/Saba/Lacatan varieties. The activity is aimed at defining the sector’s influence in the development of the banana industry given its prospects for export. Industry players and stakeholders will deliberate on strategic interventions to address the critical concerns and identify initiatives that may change the course of industry development given its potential for growth.
The two-day gathering of farmers/producers, processors, traders and buyers, production inputs and facilities providers, logistics and shipping companies, exporters, buyers, government agencies and industry association will also provide opportunities for business partners to ink out agreements on transactions beneficial to each partner.
Topics of interest during the forum include among others prospects of commercial production of non-Cavendish bananas, good farming practices, verified studies on banana disease management, market quality standards requirements, technology innovation programs, marketing linkages and many more.
Cardaba/Saba/Lacatan farmers’ cooperatives and associations, individual growers, banana product processors, traders/consolidators and buyers, production inputs and post-production supplies and facilities providers and other players in the banana value chain are all invited to be a part of this worthy undertaking.
Other than the forum, there will also be a Business Matching session and a Mini-Exhibit that will showcase products and program services that support the industry.
For details, please coordinate with the organizer, the PHILEXPORT DAVAO at email@example.com or call (082) 321-7177 or get in touch with Mobile No. +63 9177913330.