This week, Bord Bia, welcomed a record number of international buyers from markets worldwide to Marketplace 2018.

As part of Marketplace International Event week, Bord Bia brought 25 Marketplace delegates from South East Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe and North America to visit Slaney Foods.  During their visit, the delegation was briefed on the Irish Beef Industry and also Food Safety and  Traceability. Following the presentation, the delegation had the opportunity to visit the Boning Hall and see one of the most modern deboning and trimming system in Ireland.

At Marketplace 2018, there was an additional 20 new countries represented compared to when it was last held three years ago.