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January 09, 2015

80th anniversary Green Week exhibition in 26 hall complexes

Berlin, 9 January 2015 – The International Green Week Berlin will be celebrating an anniversary when the world’s largest trade fair for agriculture, the food industry and horticulture opens its doors on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds for the 80th time. From 16 to 25 January 2015 more than 1,600 exhibitors will be presenting a global overview of foods and specialities as well as a comprehensive display of farming and horticultural products in 26 hall complexes. Some 500 companies from every region in Germany will be hosting a large display of authentic and local specialities from the individual federal States in eight halls. Over 400,000 trade visitors and members of the general public are expected to attend. Taking as its slogan ’Take your time’ Latvia, next year’s partner country, is making preparations to host its largest display to date in Hall 8.2. On the last three days of the Green Week (23 to 25 Jan.) the ’Allergy & Free From Show’ and the ’V Delicious Show’ targeting allergy sufferers, vegetarians and vegans will be taking place in Hall 26b.

Pointers to help find one’s way around: the display areas featuring farming exhibits are on the southern section of the exhibition grounds. The Road of the Federal States passes through the halls encircling the Summer Garden on the western side and the international food industry can be found mainly in the display halls on the eastern side of the grounds.

Overview of the halls

Hall 1.2b: BIO – More space for life

Hall 2.2: Russia

Hall 3.2: Farm Experience

Hall 4.2: The joys of rural life – working together for rural areas; Multi-talented wood with lots of attractions and consumer information, including for children

Hall 5.2a: nature.tec, the special exhibition on bio-energy and renewable resources, North Rhine-Westphalia

Hall 5.2b: Baden-Württemberg, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania

Hall 6.2a: Belarus, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Greece, India, Japan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Dominican Republic, Iran

Hall 6.2b: Gallery of German Wines and Sparkling Wines, Kitchen and Home Appliances, Market for Herbs and Spices; Madagascar, South Korea

Hall 6.3: Press Centre, trade fair management

Hall 7.2a: Ukraine, Kenya, Luxembourg, Rwanda, Cameroon, Iran

Hall 7.2b: Afghanistan, Morocco, Nepal, Sudan

Hall 7.2c: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ghana, Georgia, Canada, Kazakhstan, Tunisia, USA, UK

Halls 8.1, 10.1, 11.1: Everything for homes and gardens, indoors and outdoors, flowers, seeds, bulbs, plants, garden furniture, conservatories and greenhouses, gardening systems and equipment, DIY supplies, screens and sun protection elements, whirlpools, swimming pools, saunas and building systems

Hall 8.2: Estonia, UK, Ireland, Latvia (this year’s partner country), Lithuania, Norway, Portugal, Sweden

Hall 9: Floral Hall - Taking as its slogan “Culture inherits Nature“, it features a programme of stage events with a focus on gardening, horticultural shows, Urban Gardening Association, Landscaping Association

Hall 10.2: Mongolia, Romania, Hungary, Uzbekistan

Hall 11.2: Brazil, France, Paraguay, Poland

Hall 12, proBier Market: Beer from Germany and abroad, the combined display of the German Brewers Association (DBB) as well as food for visitors to sample.

Hall 13: Wine Culinarium: Wines of the World

Hall 14.1: Seafood Market, Fish Information Centre (FIZ) and Wine Culinarium: Wines of the World

Hall 15.1: Austria

Hall 16: Ukraine, Peru, Colombia, Turkey, Argentina

Hall 17: Italy, Liechtenstein, Switzerland

Hall 18: Australia, Belgium, Denmark, New Zealand, Netherlands, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa, Czech Republic

Hall 19: Protocol department, hostess service

Hall 20: Bremen, Lower Saxony, Thuringia

Hall 21a: Brandenburg

Hall 21b: Berlin, Saxony

Hall 22a: Hesse, Schleswig-Holstein, Food Dialogue: Federation of German Food and Drink Industries (BVE) and Federation of Food Law and Food Science (BLL)

Hall 22b: Bavaria

Hall 23a: Special show of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), ’Where ideas grow’ – consumers and agriculture – taking joint responsibility for humans, animals and the environment

Hall 23b: Saxony Anhalt

Hall 25: Different livestock shows in the ring every day, in a stadium-like atmosphere, federal livestock shows and competitions

16 to 18 Jan.: 4th FN National Stallion Show for Sport Ponies

23 to 24 Jan.: 4th National Uckermark Beef Cattle Show

25 to 26 Jan.: 9th Berlin Brandenburg Indoor Driving Championships

Hall 26: Agricultural machinery, direct marketing specialists, a forest biotope with wildlife, pedigree rabbits, hunting and fishing, nursery

The World of Pets: Aquarium/terrarium displays, pets and small animals, pet supplies

Hall 26b – from 23 to 25 January 2015 only:

‘The Allergy & Free From Show’ and “V Delicious’”