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Take your chance to export!


European buyers are always on the lookout for high-quality fruit and vegetables because the demand is high, regardless of seasonal fluctuations. 

For you as supplier of fresh produce , this means reliable sales opportunities for your products in Eurpe. 

When choosing their trading partners, European buyers pook for quality and price, but also for short and transparent supply chains. 

Senegal has a lot to offer Europe.

Its geographical proximity to Europe means short transport routes. Freshness and quality of the goods are preserved, costs and effort are reduced. 

Thanks to the warm climate in your country, you can offer your products outside the normal harvest times and thus guarantee continuous product availability. This is an option that European companies urgently need in order to remain competitive. 

Use these competitive advantages for your export success.  

The European market attaches great importance to quality and food safety. IPD supports you in meeting these requirements. 

We prepare you for all the quality standards and European certifications so that you will gain the trust of your future trading partners. Together with IPD, you can successfully market your products in Europe.


  • Targeted contact brokering to suitable buyers in Europe

  • Precise preparation for the European market

  • Matchmaking: trade fairs, virtual events and personal meetings

Learn more about our services!

Our products from Senegal
Fresh limes lie on a table

Fresh produce

From delicious mangoes to exquisite avocados, onions, papayas, citrus fruits, green beans or okra: Europe needs your products!

IPD prepares you successfully for the Europeam market and connects you with interested buyers of fresh produce. 

We support you in successfully selling your products to Europe.

If you offer products from Senegal, then entering the European market could be profitable for you. We are happy to inform you about your opportunities and possibilities. 

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Your contact for Senegal
[Translate to Englisch:]

Thomas Derstadt

Expert Sourcing + Markets

Fresh produce (Brazil, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Senegal)