"KazGrain- 2018", Astana, Kazakhstan
Mar 16, 2018

08:30-09:20 — Registration of participants, morning coffee

09:20-09:30 — Official opening of the conference

09:30-12:45 — Session 1. Kazakh grain market: major trends and challenges

Moderator – Nurlan Ospanov, Chairman, the association of legal entities "Grain Union of Kazakhstan"

09:30-09:45 Grain and flour market of Kazakhstan

Talgat Ajgaliev, Head of cropfarming department of Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan

09:45-10:00 Current condition of the grain export market of Kazakhstan, & development measures

Nurlan Ospanov, Chairman, the association of legal entities "Grain Union of Kazakhstan"

10:00-10:15 Situation on the sales market of Kazakh grains in prior of the season-2018/19

Sabit Kashkimbayev, Deputy Chairman of Board, National Company Food Contract Corporation JSC

10:15-10:30 Production of traditional and prospective crops in Kazakhstan

Kintal Islamov, Chairman, Atameken-Agro JSC

10:30-10:45 Development of inspection services in Kazakhstan

Gulmira Abisheva, General Director, Baltic Control Kazakhstan LLP

10:45-11:00 Influence of the growing conditions on quality of grains, oilseeds and pulses

Yerzhan Nurpeissov, Business Development Manager, Department of the agro-industrial complex, SGS Kazakhstan Ltd.

11:00-11:15Northern Kazakhstan: grain yield trends and climate features

Nikolai Latyshev, Chief editor, magazine "Agrarian sector"

11:15-11:30 Export potential of oilseeds and pulses in Kazakhstan. Traditional and organic products

Sayat Shortan, National consultant, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

11:30-11:45 Application of modern technologies in crop production, including satellite ones, as in the case of ASKOP LLP

Nikolai Stepanenko, General Director, ASKOP LLP

11:45-12:00 Contemporary challenges for agricultural holdings

Aidarbek Hodzhanazarov, General Director, Ivolga Holding LLP

12:00-12:15 Legal aspects of grain trading. Mistakes in business correspondence, resulting in default. GAFTA cases

Ivan Kasynyuk, Partner, AGA Partners Law Firm

12:15-12:45 — Coffee-break

12:45-15:00Session 2. Export trade of grain products from Kazakhstan: logistics VS prospective markets

Session is held under support of WESSAR LLP

Moderator – Ivan Kasynyuk, Partner, AGA Partners Law Firm

12:45-13:00 Wexport. Concept of a new model for realization of the export and import procedures for grains and oilseeds in the agro-industrial complex

Aidar Daukenov, CEO, WESSAR LLP

13:00-13:15Way of Kazakh grain to foreign markets: logistics chain to the ports

Ivan Karamanov, General Director, TransBulkInspection LLC (Russia)

13:15-13:30 Logistics opportunities of Kazakhstan in grain exports

Gaukhar Tapelova, Director of External relations department, KTZ Express JSC

13:30-13:45 Development of the export center of the Commodity Exchange ETS JSC

Chingiz Kanapyanov, Advisor to the Chairman of Board, Eurasian Trade System Commodity Exchange JSC (ETS)

13:45-14:00 Demand for durum wheat on the European market. Main requirements of importers

Patrick Jouannic, Senior trader and expert of durum wheat, Soufflet Negoce (France)

14:00-14:15 Perspective for Kazakh Durum Wheat

Filippo Bertuzzi, Senior Consultant, Aretè Research & Consulting in Economics

14:15-14:30 Pulses Global Trends & Outlook

Koray Özkan, Business Unit Director, Hakan Agro Commodities Trading Co LLC (Turkey)

14:30-14:45 Prospects of the chickpeas market - production, exports & global trends

Antonina Sklyarenko, President, Public Association “Community of Pulse Producers and Customers of Ukraine”

14:45-15:00 Compensation for profitability losses in terms of low prices and "right" logistics

Armen Nalbandian, Director, Liliani LLC

15:00-16:00 - Lunch

16:00-17:30 Session 3. Market of grains and by-products in Kazakhstan: relationships with the Central Asian region

Session is held under support of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO, Italy)

Moderator Rodion Rybchinskiy, Head of Business project unit at APK-Inform Agency, FAO consultant

16:00-16:20 Global tendencies of the grain market in 2017/18 MY. Medium- and long-term prospects of the grain and flour market of the Central Asian region

Natalia Merkusheva, Economist, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO, Italy)

16:20-16:40 Milling Industry in Turkey, and Development of flour trade

Vural Kural, General Secretary, Turkish Flour Industrialists Federation (TUSAF)

16:40-17:00 Kazakhstan vs. Russia: competitors or trading partners on the grain and flour markets

Evgeny Gan, Director at the Union of Grain Processors and Bakers of Kazakhstan

17:00-17:30 Grain and flour markets in Central Asia. Prospects of trade development with Kazakhstan: Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan

Rustam Zhunushov, Chairman of the Committee of Millers, Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the Kyrgyz Republic

Dilorom Gafurova, Director, scientific production center Donmahsulotlari (Uzbekistan)

17:30-18:00 — Summing up the conference work

17:45-20:00 Gala-dinner for participants featuring Rodina Band


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