With the support of Flanders Investment and Trade (FIT) BLBA organized a seminar on ''Flemish food processing technology” on Wednesday 29th March 2017 at PHD House in New Delhi.

The opening speech was presented by Mr. Rajiv Dhawan, President BLBA, followed by the opening remarks by H.E. Mr. Jan Luykx, Ambassador of Belgium to India.

Mr. Alexis Bossuyt, Trade and Investment Commissioner FIT spoke about opportunities in Flanders whereas Mr. Daljit Singh, Head Agronomy & Production Mahindra Agri Solutions Ltd., addressed the opportunities in India for quality fruits and vegetables.

The keynote speech was given by Mr. Ignace Hindrick, Director BLBA as to why Flanders is a global reference in food processing.  Mr. Aditya Sinha shared his experiences about the BLBA mission to Flanders.

A fact finding report on Indian food processing was also released during the event followed by a Q&A session. The closing remarks were given by Mr. Amit Mittal, Director DMH Business Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

Many company representatives, officials from various Associations in food (processing) and agriculture, entrepreneurs and diplomats attended the seminar.

The event ended with a networking lunch.

The event sponsor was IG International and KVIR sponsored the fact finding report.