Thanks to investments in logistics support such as warehouses (product storage, standardization and packaging), logistical vehicles for road transport and specialized staff, it was made possible to start since February 2017 the collection process of the production produced by farmers in the area.
Agrocon Albania is thus gradually being transformed into a strategic point of the area for the production and distribution of fresh vegetables for export.
Collection of the surrounding area production shall be an innovation giving an impulse to the development and empowerment of local farmers.
Products that shall be collected are seasonal products, such as tomato, cucumber, pepper, cabbage salad, leeks and eggplant. The production shall be collected from the following areas: Divjaka, Lushnja, Drenovica, Zharez, Goricaj, Gorican, Kutalli, Frakull with an extent up to 40 km.
In addition, some of the most demanded fruits are watermelon, melon, grapes, cherries, peaches, nectarines and chestnuts. This production shall be collected from the following areas: Lushnja, Berat, Kavaja, Elbasan, Korça, Devoll and Tropoje.
The market needs vegetables and fruits throughout the year, but the possibility of exportation is limited to short periods such as March-June and October-December each year. The quantities foreseen to be collected and sold shall initially be around 500 -1500 tons/year.