International Fair of Tourism, taking place within International “Lorist” Fairs, will be held from 3rd to 5th October, at Novi Sad Fair. In order to provide exhibitors with the best possible results regarding their exhibits, find new partners, expand their businesses and position their services on foreign markets, Novi Sad Fair will organise B2B meetings on Thursday (3rd) and Friday (4th) October.

Although it is too early to summarize the concrete sales results during the Fair, according to the preliminary data of the Business Association of Importers and Exporters of Agricultural Machinery members, the value of the contracts and created offers for the sale of agricultural machines will amount to about EUR 20 million, which represents one fifth of the annual turnover in the agricultural machinery market.

Prime Tech company’s mulcher for land clearing, exposed at the stand of Novi Sad’s company named VGP, is the most expensive exhibit at the 86th International Agricultural Fair. It costs €497,000 without VAT and VGP believes that after two recent presentations, in spite of its price, they will find a buyer.

And they have the answer why.

“Due to special attachments, its application is wide and equally efficient in clearing of forest, agricultural or extremely rocky terrains. There are no obstacles for it,” the commercialist in VGP, Petar Severdija explained. 

This self-propelled mulcher weighs 29 tons, and only the attachment for land clearing weighs six tons. It is powered by a 475 hp engine.

The International Agricultural Fair is the largest event in the field of agriculture in Southeast Europe and the most important manufacturers from this sector of the economy exhibit on it, whose offer  arouses a great interest of agriculturers, but also of many others who rely on the agrarian sector.

A Simmental bull named Little Boy (Malisha), weighing 1,710 kilograms, secured the title of the biggest bull at this year's International Agricultural Fair, and compared with the average, he is three times heavier and bigger.

Without the use of innovative technologies in agriculture, there is no progress – it was indicated yesterday the seminar on "Innovative Technologies in Agriculture" organized by the Italian Foreign Trade Agency of the Italian Embassy Department for the Promotion of Economic Cooperation.

The International Agricultural Fair in Novi Sad, the most important and the largest trade fair event in South-East Europe, in the presence of Minister of Agriculture Branislav Nedimovic, local and foreign officials and numerous guests, was opened yesterday by the mayor of Novi Sad, Milos Vucevic, who stated that agriculture is a serious opportunity of Serbia that has to be utilized to the full.

Following the agricultural producers and recognizing their needs, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management will present at this year's International Agricultural Fair in Novi Sad at a stand in the Hall "Master" with a significant participation at the Food Exhibition, then by supporting the organization of the National Livestock Exhibition, as well as by the organization of ongoing lectures, workshops, round tables.

Novi Sad Fair gathers in May all significant participants of agribusiness in this part of Europe, but also representatives of agricultural branches related to the agriculture.