Spain: Patatas Aguilar celebrates its 50th anniversary and announces investment of 4 M€ in new equipment

Last Friday, Patatas Aguilar celebrated its 50th anniversary with an event in Valencia that brought almost 250 industry people together, including employees, customers and suppliers of both table/fresh potato and seed potato companies, including representatives of the Dutch-based seed companies HZPC and Agrico. The celebration was attended by the Autonomous Secretary of Agriculture and Rural Development in Spain, Francisco Rodríguez Mulero; including representatives of Carrefor and Consum, as well as numerous agents of the potato production sector. Guests arrived in Valencia from different areas of Spain, France and the Netherlands. The Valencian company has become a leading name in the potato sector, with 50,000 tonnes marketed each season and an annual turnover of almost 20 million Euro. More