Exporting spices and herbs to Europe

Europe offers interesting opportunities for companies that export spices and herbs. The increasing interest in international ethnic cuisines combined with the healthy living trend offers opportunities for exporters from developing countries. European importers are also looking for high-quality and sustainably sourced spices and herbs, which can provide opportunities for suppliers interested in following production and sustainability standards. On this page you'll find answers to important questions about how you can get spices and herbs on the market in Europe.

Stay informed

Want to be the first to know about new publications?

Subscribe to our newsletter

Picking herbs

Other sources

Export Value Chain Analysis
Overview of commissioned value chain analyses for the development of business cases

The European Spice Association (ESA)
Information on legal and non-legal requirements and GAP-guidelines

Fachverband der Gew├╝rzindustrie
Statistical information about the German spice industry and information on industry guidelines

Sustainable Spice Initiative (SSI)
News and other information about sustainability in the spice industry

Spice Board India
A lot of information about the worldwide spices market, including up-to-date price information

ITC Market Insider
News about the worldwide spice market, including information about prices