Marc Evrard is the Commercial Director at Belgian Fruit Valley (BFV). Marc has over 30 years of experience in the fresh produce industry and has spent the last few decades growing Belgium’s fruit and vegetable export trade. His former role with BFV focused on negotiating market access protocols. Marc played a significant role in opening up the Indian market for Belgian pomefruit exports in 2009 and achieved market access for Belgian pears to the Chinese market in 2010. Currently he is overseeing all commercial activities at BFV. BFV is Belgium’s largest top fruit growers association, representing over 50 per cent of the country’s fruit producers.