Minister to attend Brussels show
FERGUS Ewing, Scotland’s Rural Economy minister, is to address a reception in the Scottish pavilion on the first evening of Seafood Expo Global in Brussels in April.
He will be visiting the exhibition, which runs from April 24-26, to support Scotland’s seafood companies,. There will be 18 Scottish firms taking space within the national pavilion in hall nine, and a further 10 will be exhibiting on separate stands, in halls five, eight and nine.
All Scotland’s main salmon producers will be in Brussels, along with representatives from the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation, seafood suppliers, and technology companies.
The Scottish pavilion will feature a seafood bar and lounge, where Scottish seafood will be prepared and served throughout the exhibition, which is in its 26th year.
Patrick Hughes, head of Seafood Scotland, which is coordinating the pavilion, will welcome Scottish show goers and their guests.
Above: Fergus Ewing