Bulgarian honey export to Iran



IranBulgaria launches procedure for Bulgarian honey export to Iran. Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva officially handed a letter on procedure’s launching to her counterpart Mahmoud Hojjati, Minister of Agriculture of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The meeting between the two ministers was held within the visit of the official government delegation led by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov in Tehran, Iran. Continue reading

Bulgarian poultry meat export to Japan



JapanBulgarian companies are now allowed to export poultry meat and its products to Japan. This became clear during a meeting between Minister Agriculture and Foods Desislava Taneva and Japanese Ambassador H.E. Takashi Koizumi.  The two parties have agreed upon the veterinary and other medical certificates and examinations that Bulgarian products need to comply with to be imported in Japan. Japan has stated that it considers Bulgaria to be a country free of the highly contagious influenza virus.
During the previous meeting between the two officials in November last year, the speeding up of the procedure for authorizing the export of poultry and its products to Japan was discusses. Desislava Taneva then underlined that the main task of the government is to support the organization of small producers to find markets for their products. ”Currently all Bulgarian food producers are looking for new markets,” stated Taneva. ”Our country has reached good standards and this is the right moment for us to present our work on the world market.”

The budget for coupled support is the maximum possible in the EU



sm“The budget for coupled support in Bulgaria is the maximum possible in the European Union”, announced Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva during the presentation of changes in the Ordinance for specific requirements for dairy products before the branch representatives, which was held in the town of Smolyan (in the picture) . Continue reading

An increase of 16% in greenhouse production during the last year




Taneva-Kj“During the last year an increase of 16% in greenhouse production is reported”, announced Minister of Agriculture and Food Desislava Taneva during a conference themed Yes! To Bulgarian Regions – Kardzhali, held in the town of Kardzhali. She underlined this shows the data from the analysis of the implementation of coupled support under the 2016direct payments campaign. Continue reading

Bulgarian dairy products export to China



taneva 2016-09-17Bulgaria and China have signed a protocol on export of Bulgarian dairy products. With this protocol on veterinary and health requirements for dairy products creates conditions for the export of Bulgarian dairy products. The document was signed by Desislava Taneva, Bulgarian Minister of Agriculture and Food and Zhang Qinrong, Continue reading