Mercabarna values

A driving force for the economies of Barcelona, ​​Catalonia and Spain

  • Employment centre: more than 700 companies providing 7,500 direct jobs
  • Total turnover of the companies onsite: €5,000 millions
  • Sales channel for the local agriculture, fisheries and livestock sectors
  • Catalyst for local business and restaurants
  • Generator of synergies, economies of scale and concentration
  • Promoter of competitiveness and business innovation
  • Strategic gateway for food from Catalonia, Spain, the Mediterranean area and countries in the Southern hemisphere, with destinations worldwide
  • Leadership in fresh food in the Mediterranean
  • International leadership in managing food platforms

Improving the health of the people of Catalonia

  • Great concentration of fresh produce companies to ensure the best value for money when it comes to food
  • Maximum supply and variety of fresh produce
  • Food safety
  • High level of specialisation and professionally qualified staff
  • Supports the Mediterranean diet
  • Sponsors children's campaigns for healthy eating

Supporting social values

  • Fighting food waste
  • Promoting healthy eating habits
  • Respectful of the environment
  • Promoting employment