Economic & Commercial Section
The Embassy was present once again at the most important design exhibition in the UK, 100% Design, held at Earls Court Exhibition Centre, between 19 to 22 September.
The Embassy was present once again at Speciality Fine & Food Fair, which took place from 2 to 4 September in Olympia, London.
The Embassy was present once again at the principal cup of the British polo season, played between El Remanso and Cortium. The attendance was estimated in around 18.000 people.
From 26 to 28 June the Argentine Embassy was present with a stand at the “5th annual Agriculture Investment Summit”.
On the 26th, the Argentine Embassy sponsored a reception with a Tango show, as well as Argentine wines and beef tasting.
For the second year running, The Argentine Embassy had a National Pavilion at Taste of London, the most important restaurant show in London.
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One of the main high handicap tournaments of the British season, since 2009 has been developed annually and it lasts for 3 days. The Embassy took part in this event for the first time in the 2011 edition and was present once again this year.
On 22-24 May Argentina participated at the London International Wine Fair once again, one of the most important trade shows for the wine industry in the world.
Together with Argentina, many other countries also participated with National Pavilions, as was the case with Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Croatia, France, Georgia, Hungary, India, Italy, Spain, US, New Zealand, South Africa, Portugal, Russia, Rumania, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turquey and Uruguay, among others.
There were around 42 Argentine Wineries at the fair. Most of them gathered under The Federal Council of Investments (CFI): Bodega Del Desierto, Carelli, Domados, Don Cristóbal, Familia Cassone, Finca Martha, Fincas Rewen, Mauricio Lorca, Muñoz De Toro Wines, San Huberto, Funckenhausen Vinyards, Garbin Estate, Goyenechea, La Guarda, Cooperativa La Riojana, The Vines of Mendoza, Valcosta Estate, Valle De La Puerta, Viña Qaramy, Viñas Don Martín, Zorzal Wines, Familia Zuccardi and many others with their importers.
In order to celebrate Argentine wines’ success at this fair and market, a reception was held at the Ambassador’s Residence for all the participating wineries from Argentina, as well as importers, restaurateurs, press, sommeliers, Government representatives of Mendoza and British Members of Parliament, among others guests.
On April 17 the Embassy was once again present Malbec World Day, an international celebration dedicated to our most emblematic grape.