Hellenic Export Promotion Organization

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Hellenic Export Promotion Organization

Also called HEPO. An organization that works with Greek companies seeking to expand into foreign markets. HEPO helps companies abide by Greek export policies and with foreign governments to promote Greek products. It especially works in the agricultural, industrial, service-oriented and technological sectors. It is based in Athens with offices in Thessaloniki and Ioannina.
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What had been a predominantly wine-producing island is now up for sale by the Greek government, hectare by hectare to developers, with no protection of the same industry and culture that HEPO spent three days promoting.
HEPO, under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance and Economy and the Ministry of Development, collaborated with Greek food and beverage trade associations to bring retailers to the conference.
As part of the Conference, HEPO organized an exhibition of food and wines, with the largest number of foreign attendees ever to participate in such an event in Greece.
This past August, I was invited by HEPO, the Hellenic Export Promotions Organization, to visit Athens in order to gain an appreciation of Greek culture, cuisine, and beverages, as well as to observe the homecoming of the Olympics.