Quintana Roo will export organic honey to the U.S. and Europe

The Quintana Roo bee keeping industry will export 864 tons of organic honey to the U.S. and the European Union, rendering the State as the primary producer of this natural sweet in Mexico. Luis Gonzalez Flores, Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development (SEDARU) in Quintana Roo, indicated that 351 bee keepers from 41 communities in the municipalities of Felipe Carrillo Puerto and Jose Maria Morelos, are going to export their production, which shall bring about economic out pour of up to US$2.9 million. Apis Alimentaria will be the company to manage this product’s exports, strengthening the State’s bee keeping industry, thus increasing the product’s profitability and getting Quintana Roo to participate directly in the international market of high quality honey exports.

El Financiero