From March 31 to April 2, the IX International Exhibition for Flowers Business, Horticultural Technology, Landscape Design and Floristry — Flowers & HorTech Ukraine 2015 took place in the International Exhibition Centre.
60 companies from 6 countries of the world participated in the exhibition this year. Over 5.5 thousand people visited this significant flower business event.
Askania–Flora traditionally participated in the Flowers & HorTech Ukraine 2015. This year, over 3.5 thousand guests visited the company’s stand, decorated in patriotic style.
Programme of Flowers & HorTech Ukraine 2015 was rich and varied. Besides the overview of thematic and vivid stands of the exhibitors, the guests were able to visit floral shows of the Dutch masters and displays of the Association of Ukrainian Florists; to see presentation of the Love Ukraine Project, which included a headwear display of Nataliia Aheieva Floristry School.
Within the Flowers & HorTech Ukraine 2015, the Ukrainian Florists Union supported by the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands held a Ukrainian–Dutch round table “Flowers Unite Us”, where representatives of large floral business companies of Ukraine, leading Dutch and German plant breeders, representatives of foreign companies were gathered. The discussion included the situation in Ukraine flower market, market development trends, 2015–2016 assumptions, question of interaction of Ukrainian and foreign companies in the flower business, etc.
After summing up the results of this year exhibition, the organisers begun active preparations for the upcoming, the tenth anniversary exhibition Flowers & HorTech Ukraine.