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Global Grain Geneva 2015

On November 10-12, 2015, members of the Agro Grain South team visited Global Grain Geneva, the largest annual event in Europe dedicated to grain trading, which makes it the best place to get real-time market information and conduct business from the most advanced companies in the world.

The annual Global Grain Geneva 2015 conference was attended by more than 1,200 delegates from 65 countries. For three days, the teams, representatives of the largest organizations from all over the world, exchanged experiences and contacts, got acquainted with new technologies for their further use and shared the peculiarities of regional grain markets.

At the conference, members of the Agro Grain South team met the leaders of the entire supply chain - grain producers, millers, feed producers, food, beverages, traders and brokers, as well as specialists in finance, shipping, law and technology who support them.

Some of the largest companies present were: Mondelez, AB InBev, ADM, Cargill, United Grain Company, Nibulon, Louis Dreyfus, AllSeeds, ED & F Man, Wadi Group.

Presentations were presented at the event, which were accompanied by discussions, and the following issues were discussed:
- Food traceability and sustainability
- In-depth analysis of physical and financial trading markets
- The impact of feed production on grain trade