Friday, 22 May 2015
Imports of foods and beverages in Romania expected to grow in 2015
Dear Food Producers, are you looking to export or develop current exports in the emerging markets in Europe? Then perhaps we can collaborate.
Romanian consumption of foods increased by 22% in June 2015.
In Romania, the VAT for foods and non-alcoholic beverages was reduced from 24% to 9% starting with 1st June 2015. The imports of fresh or chilled fish (excluding fish fillets and other fish meat) in Romania have registered approximately 31.8 million EUR in 2014, up by almost 12% compared to 2013, while the imports of blue-veined cheese and other cheese containing veins produced by Penicillium roqueforti have recorded almost 3.2 million EUR in 2014 in Romania, up by approximately 25% compared to 2013.
According to FRD Center research, the imports of salted, dried or smoked hams have gone up by 147% in 2014 compared to 2013. while the imports of fresh or chilled tomatoes in Romania have recorded approximately 44 million EUR in 2014, up by 30% compared to 2013.
All these are expected to go up even more in 2015 due to increasing local demand.
Are you interested to enter the Romanian market? Feel free to contact me for more details at firstname.lastname@example.org and / or tel: +4021 4111459/ 60/ 61
FRD Center provides market entry to the Emerging Markets in Europe, such as Romania, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic etc., market research in Eastern Europe and the region, B2B matchmaking in the CEE and SEE, M&A assistance in Romania, in CEE and SEE.