A meeting is held between the AIDA organization and actors of  “Association of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants ” (AMAP).

On Tuesday, June 13, 2023, a round table was held between the AIDA agency and various actors of  “Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants” (IBMA).

In this discussion, the representative of the “Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Industry”, at the same time the chairman of this association, Mr. Filip Gjoka, took the welcome speech, where he described how the situation of this sector is and the plans, strategies and projects that must be implemented for further develop because this is very important sector of the economy and exports.

The “IBMA” organization develop trainings related to alkaloids and pesticides.

Poisonous plants (alkaloids) and pesticides have emerged as one of the most important problems facing our market. The “IBMA” organization has become aware of this problem by undertaking a project for the training of farmers and collectors.

The project is the training of farmers to reduce the use of pesticides strictly prohibited by the EU and the cleaning and elimination of poisonous plants in the fields of cultivation or in wild aromatic and medicinal plants that were collected in different areas of our country. The training is taking place in every area of Albania from the Malesia e madhe with the sage plots to the South of Albania.

Business Associations and Exporters meeting with Financial and Economic Ministry.

On Thursday, May 11, 2023, a meeting was held between Business Associations and Exporters and Ministers of Finance and Economy and the Governor of the Albanian Bank. The purpose of this meeting was the devaluation of the euro.

In order to help the exporters of our country, from this meeting it was agreed that:
For businesses that export more than 70% of their turnover, the government guarantees:
1. VAT refund for only 3 days.
2. “Freezing” for exporters in non-payment of profit tax installments for the remaining period of 2023.



The Association of the Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Industry “IBMA” organizes on April 11, 2023 in the premises of the “Xibraku” Resort, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the national conference of the “Medicinal and Aromatic Plants” industry.

In this conference, there will be a wide participation of members of the Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, farmers, collectors, processors and exporters of plants and herbs.

They will also honor us with their participation in this conference: the Prime Minister of our country, Mr. Edi Rama, the Ministry of Agriculture and Entrepreneurship, the Diplomatic representative, representatives of various Business Associations, various media, etc.

This conference will be the largest and most important of the “Association of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants” ever held in Albania.

The topics of discussion will be the problems faced by the industry and opportunities to further develop this important sector of Albania.

With respect!

Chairman of “IBMA” Mr. Filipi Gjoka.

Meeting between AMAP – Association and Deputy Prime Minister of Albania Mrs. Senida Mesi

On Tuesday, June 26th 2018, Deputy Prime Minister of Albania Mrs. Senida Mesi, received on a meeting the board members of the Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Albania. During this meeting there was discussion of the issues that most disturb our industry and once again we strengthened the bridges of cooperation with the Council of Ministers.
Mrs. Mesi expressed amiability and support in her name and also on behalf of all government for this very important sector of Albanian Exports and to our local economy as a whole.


08 JUNE 2018

Second National Conference of AMAP
8 June 2018

We have the pleasure to invite you on the Second National Conference for the Association of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Albania. The main topic of this conference will be: “THE INCREASE OF THE QUALITY OF MEDICINAL PLANTS, GUARANTEE FOR OUR EXPORTS”
The meeting will be held on Friday, June 8th on 9:30-13:00, at Xibraku Resort, Tirane – Salla e Madhe. There will be participants and invited from: Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Entrepreneurship, AZHBR, AIDA, other important business organizations, Cultivators, Collectors, Processors and Exporters of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants from our country and the near region.

Management Board Meeting January 2018

30 january 2018

Among other things, in this meeting is approved the budget of the first six months of the year, the change of the administrator, the addition of board members and discussion of board members about the problems of the industry.