Food importers are companies that purchase and import food products in substantial commercial quantities on a wholesale basis.
Basically, they import products from all over the world, based on their specific market needs and requirements.
Usually they select suppliers according to certain criteria and cooperate with them on on a long term contracts.
This way importers are able to plan and manage their supply chains more efficiently.
For their shipments food importers are using all kind of transport modalities, including sea freights, air freights and road transport.