In the period of 2-5 April 2007. in St.Petersburg, Russia, held “11th Exhibition for food, drinks and ingredients INTERFOOD 2007�. In the organization of Directorate for development of small and medium-sized enterprises and USAID-MCP 4 enterprises from Montenegro are participating under common name “Made in Montenegro� (Mesopromet, Crnagoracoop, Martex and MI Goranovic).
On this exhibition the stand “Made in Montenegro” got the prize for the best designed stand. This significant appreciation on such prestige exhibition is the challenge for participating companies, and in the same time the encouragement for other Montenegrin companies.
This appreciation represents also an award for effort that those enterprises gave in their marketing access, not just on this exhibition. Montenegrin companies had a number of contacts with very concrete offers concerning the signing of pre-contracts and contracts. The quality of meat products of companies “Mesopromet�, “Martex� and “Goranovic�, coffee and confectionery products of “Crnagoracoop� evinced on this exhibition within very strong competition from this part of Europe. A big number of distributors express their willingness for distribution of products from Montenegro.
Directorate for development of small and medium-sized enterprises and USAID-MCP which cooperate several years successfully organized the access on this exhibition. This project also showed that good organization and cooperation of governmental institutions, international donors and private sector could gain the results.