BiH wines presented at Wine and Gourmet Fair in Tokyo
23.04.2019 at 10:09
BiH wines were presented once again at the renowned 95th Liquor and Gourmet Fair, held in Tokyo on April 10-16, Foreign Investment Promotion Agency in BiH (FIPA) stated.
Wines Tvrdoš Monastery (Trebinje), Vranac 2015, Nuić Vineyard (Ljubuški), and Pošip 2015 were presented.
More than 1000 kinds of wines from 28 countries were presented and sold at the fair in Tokyo. Around 25 000 bottles were sold during seven days of the fair.
Representative of BiH Foreign Investment Promotion Agency in Japan Shigehiko Nishihama presented BiH wines directly to Japanese consumers.
Thanks to his efforts, BiH started exporting wine to Japan in January 2014. Company M&P Corporation from Tokyo decided to start import from two wineries in 2014 - Nuić Vineyard and Tvrdoš Monastery Wine.
Nishihama also presented culture and tourism of BiH to Japanese visitors, which was an important contribution to BiH in Japanese market.