SABIC Strategic Partner To Dates Conference, Signs Mou With Agriculture Ministry To Develop Palm Industry | Arab Fertilizer Association
SABIC Strategic Partner To Dates Conference, Signs Mou With Agriculture Ministry To Develop Palm Industry
Published on: Saturday 12 May, 2018
Under the patronage of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz, and in the presence of Prince Faisal bin Bandar, Riyadh Governor, the Dates International Conference and Exhibition was launched in Riyadh on April 12, with SABIC as a strategic partner.
The SABIC pavilion also informed visitors of the company’s Sustainable Agriculture Research and Development Center (Estidamah), which is specialized in identifying practically applicable solutions for the development, improvement and implementation of sustainable agriculture technologies in Saudi Arabia.
SABIC also took part in a number of panel discussions and workshops that addressed several key topics. They included the role of governments in economic and knowledge integration to develop the palm and dates sector; marketing of dates locally and internationally; contribution of small and medium enterprises to this sector; nutritional and economic value of dates; and the standards of sound agricultural practices.