In cooperation with the BiH Foreign Trade Chamber (FTC), USAID/Sweden FARMA II project supported, and participated in, an exhibition by ten BiH companies at the 2016 edition of the China-CEEC Investment & Trade Expo (June 9-12).

This is the second time that BiH companies have participated in this fair and the main support for the fair comes from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and provincial and municipal governments and the BiH FTC.

Of the ten companies exhibiting, four were from the MAP & Honey sector and during the Expo these companies were assisted by the USAID/Sweden FARMA II MAP Sector Lead.  The other six companies were wine and spirit producers and one trader.  The fair had a total area of 5,000m2 and a total of 226 exhibitors came from 16 countries in Central and Eastern Europe. 

The BiH stand was well visited and buyers showed the most interest in honey & honey products along with natural cosmetics and jams and juices.