In an endeavor to foster their networking with the main market players and potential international partners of the essential oils industry, representatives of EMAP visited the International Federation of Essential Oils and Aroma Trades (IFEAT) Conference that took place in Rome, Italy from September

21-25, 2014. During their visit, EMAP team has identified potential partners, explored international institutional cooperation and discovered different international study tours and training programs for project beneficiaries. EMAP also discussed with international experts in the essential oils sector

the need to upgrade essential oils industry in Egypt through improving the applied techniques and practices.

Following their mission trip, EMAP representatives addressed their outcome plan to key industry representatives and consultants, showing their intentions to organize study tours and trainings for project beneficiaries.