The first week of August is all about agriculture in Tanzania. From August 1st onwards, agricultural fairs are organized all over the country, culminating in the national holiday Nane Nane on August 8th. A team from the Netherlands Embassy flew to the southern town of Mbeya to explore opportunities for agriculture in the re...
The Dutch government and a group of companies active in the potato industry are set to build a Center for the development of the Potato Industry in the southern Tanzanian town of Mbeya. Senior Government officials signed a manifesto to begin the project during the Tanzania Agribusiness Event in The Hague on May 31st.
Met de lancering van een Nederlands-Tanzaniaans aardappel expertisecentrum stond de ‘Tanzania Agribusiness day’ op woensdag 31 mei grotendeels in het teken van piepers. Toch werd er over veel meer sectoren gesproken: ook veeteelt, fruitteelt en visserij kwamen aan bod.
The Embassy commissioned Match Maker Associates to carry out a study that provides an analysis of the performance and sourcing of fruits and vegetables from Kenya and Tanzania to various markets. The study maps the availability: what is produced where and when & what is available. It also gives a clear overview of the suppl...
A delegation from the Dutch Embassy in Kenya and Tanzania travelled to Mwanza in December 2016 to explore the potential of the agricultural sector in the area and to see whether and how Dutch businesses can contribute. Below you will find a special report of the visit.