September 5, 2014
To promote the essential role that wholesale and retail markets play in ensuring the sustainable access, availability and distribution of a diverse variety of quality fresh food products, whilst maintaining competitive prices and the highest standards of service and food security, throughout the international community.
Mercasa promotes and manages, with the Municipalities of each city, the network of Food Units composed by 23 big wholesale distribution complexes, all over Spain. The Network of Mercasa has more that 7 million square meter, 1 million of them devoted to net market surface, and 2 million square meters of Complementary Activity Zones in which a number of companies of distribution, logistics, products, preparation and handling, restaurants, catering, etc are present. Learn More
The Wholesale Market of Prague was set up as the first wholesale market in the former Czechoslovakian Republic and it is the only wholesale market of this kind in the Czech Republic. It was set up in the 1991 by the reconstruction of the buildings being used for the large - scale production in agriculture by that time. Nowadays it works as a subject of private law in the region of the capital city of Prague in the area of almost 11 hectares. Learn More
WUWM normally holds each year, in spring and autumn, a wholesale/retail conference open to both members and observers; the venues alternating between Europe and the rest of the world.