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Freshfel topics and activities
Freshfel is a European association located in Brussels representing the interests of the fresh fruit and vegetable sector. As such, Freshfel keeps in close contact with the European Commission, European Parliament and the Council.
Some of the topics Freshfel is involved in are: trade and customs, food & plant safety, food quality, innovation and research, health and nutrition, agriculture, environment and consumption.
The Freshfel Secretariat as well as the members often participate in EU Advisory Groups, EU Expert Committees and Civil Dialogue Groups on topics such as Agriculture (DG Agriculture), trade (DG Trade) as well as health, nutrition and food safety (DG Santé). Freshfel is also participating in the EU Platform for Action on Diet, Physical Activity and Health. Freshfel also joined the EU Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste in 2016.
More information about Freshfel’s activities can also be found in the latest Activity Report.