Upbeat Russian marketThis article was originally published in Foodnews
GROWING interest in the Russian food and drink market has led to a 14% increase in exhibition space at the 17th World Food Moscow exhibition, which took place on 23-26 September. In 2008, World Food Moscow hosted 1 308 companies from 61 countries, covering an area of 25 128 sq. m. The fruit and vegetable sector saw the most impressive growth, with exhibition space rising by 1 000 sq. m to 4 500 sq. m.