Fruit, Vegetables, Potatoes: Positive development of scheme participant number
The number of scheme participants at the supply chain fruit, vegetables, potatoes remained to be at a high level. This shows the current evaluation of the QS Qualität und Sicherheit GmbH.
The positive trend of the recent years has continued. Currently 31,102 scheme participants in this supply take part at the QS scheme (as of 1 January 2016). Compared to the quarter before, especially at the stage production a significant increase can be recognized. In total, 430 farms more than 2015. Compared to 1 October 2015, 202 additional companies from Germany and from abroad decided to participate at the QS scheme (13.756 in total). A similar picture emerges with Logistics companies. Here, the number of scheme participants increased by around 11 percent so that now a total of 206 companies are eligible to deliver goods into the QS scheme.
The current numbers of scheme participants are calculated each quarter by QS Qualität und Sicherheit GmbH and are listed for you here.