Speakers from leading bottlers Eckes Granini, Berri and Conserve Italia, as well as from Canadean, Florida Department of Citrus and Abecitrus
, feature on an agenda which focuses on the prospects for growth in juice and juice drinks as competition in the drinks sector intensifies.
Garcia is the head of Abecitrus
, an organization of Brazilian citrus growers and processors similar to the Citrus Department.
O Brasil e o maior produtor de laranja do mundo, produzindo em 2007, aproximadamente, 447 milhoes de caixas (Agrianual, 2008); alem disso, lidera as exportacoes de suco concentrado, exportando, na safra de 2006/2007, 1.393.864 toneladas (Abecitrus
No one likes to lose it, be they Florida citrus growers or Brazilian producers of electronics," says Ademerval Garcia, president of citrus group Associacao Brasileira dos Exportadores de Citricos (Abecitrus