A study was commissioned by Horticulture Promotion in Kosovo (HPK) to explore export opportunities for Kosovo horticulture products in four neighbouring countries, Montenegro, Albania, FYR of Macedonia and Serbia. The field work was undertaken in July and August 2009. The main objectives were:
This document presents an analysis by SPHPK of import and export data of fresh fruit and vegetables in Kosovo in 2004 collected by the Kosovo Customs Service and channelled through MAFRD.
The products covered in this analysis are those that could be produced in Kosovo and comprise - for fruit: watermelons, melons, apples, pears, nectarines, peaches and strawberries, and, for vegetables: tomatoes, onions, leeks, cabbage1, carrots and peppers.
This analysis does not include any estimation of the degree of penetration of the Kosovo market by imports.