What is PROFEL?
PROFEL is the European Association of Fruit and Vegetable Processing Industries. PROFEL represents over 500 companies in 13 European countries through national associations or direct company membership.
Processed fruits and vegetables are recognized for superb retention of micronutrients. This quality explains why the nutritional value of frozen vegetables and canned vegetables is comparable to t...Read more
Canned and frozen fruit and vegetables can be purchased in convenient portions, ready-peeled and prepared, and because they have a long shelf-life, consumers are able to plan their meals effective...Read more
Economics The processed fruit and vegetables sector is a true European sector. Most of the products are grown on European fields. The sector provides employment to more than 200.000 people in Europ...Read more
News & PressJul 28, 2017 PROFEL Press Release - Shortage of fruit raw material
Jun 28, 2017 PROFEL Press Release - Fruit and vegetables processors and fresh producers jointly call for closer cooperation to answer European food challenges
Jun 09, 2017 PROFEL Press Release - European vegetable crops affected by dry weather conditions
How to become a member?
PROFEL membership is open to national associations and companies which meet certain criteria. PROFEL’s product group meetings and General Assemblies provide an efficient platform to exchange information on trends in production, consumption, trade and the market situation identify common problems with sector-specific policy dossiers, find common solutions that result in concrete actions to defend the interests of industry and more.