Pakistan Citrus Week begins Wednesday
The Pakistani Consulate in Jeddah will kick off Pakistan Citrus Week at Manuel supermarket in Jeddah’s Star Avenue Mall on Wednesday.
The citrus promotional campaign, organized by the commercial section of the Pakistani Consulate, will run until Jan. 23.
It will include in-store promotion and display of kinnow at Manuel supermarket. Customers can buy different varieties of the fruit from the supermarket at promotional rates.
Visitors can taste the fruit and delicacies made from it at the inaugural event on Wednesday. The event will be attended by members of the food committee of Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry ( JCCI), foreign diplomats, leading businessmen in the food sector, community members, media representatives and customers of Manuel supermarket.
Pakistan is the sixth largest producer of kinnow and oranges in the world, with around 2 million tons annually produced.