The 3rd International Conference "Oilseed Industry of Ukraine"

The 3rd International Conference
"Oilseed Industry: Current State, Prospects, Technologies"

November 4-5, 2004, "Ukrainskiy Dom" (Ukrainian House), Kiev, Ukraine

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The Conference organisers:

APK-Inform Agribusiness Information Company


Oilseed Industry Association "Ukroliyaprom"


Agrarian Policy Ministry of Ukraine

Scientific support:

Ukrainian Research Institute for Oils & Fats

Informational support:

General Sponsor:

company "W.J.Grain" (Ukraine)



"Grain Traiding Company Ltd."(Ukraine)

Azovskaya Prodovolstvenaya Company

Pology Oil and Extraction Plant (Ukraine)

company KMT

Organiser of the session “Tropical oils on the markets of CIS countries”:

Company “Tradepoint Commodities B.V.”


Topical sections of the Conference:

  • Global, Ukrainian and Russian oilseeds markets: results of the 2003/04 MY and outlook for the 2004/05 MY

  • Situation on the global, Ukrainian and Russian markets of sunflower seeds and crushing products

  • Situation on the global, Ukrainian and Russian markets of rapeseeds, soybeans, mustard and flax seeds

  • Ukrainian and Russian markets of modified fats

  • Situation on the global market of tropical oils

  • Operational marketing of oil & fat production

  • Technological issues of oil & fat production

Aims of the Conference:

  • Discussing latest technological achievements in the industry

  • Exchange of experience on the present-day grain storage and processing technologies;

  • Arranging new business contacts, meeting business partners

The target audience includes a wide circle of the industry professionals:

  • Traders

  • Oilseed crushers (oil extraction plants, "fat & oil combines", margarine plants, companies, involved in crushing of oilseeds)

  • Oilseeds producers

  • Suppliers of tropical oils and modified fats

  • Transportation and forwarding companies

  • Leading analytical agencies, banks, insurance and leasing companies

Among the Conference participants there will be owners and heads of companies, engineers, technologists, analysts.

Historical background

Over the part two years APK-Inform Agribusiness Information Company has held four International Conferences in two basic industry fields of agricultural production - the grain and oilseed industries. Now it can be said that from the very start these events have attracted a great interest of the specialists of companies and enterprises, research institutions, the leading consulting and information agencies not only from Ukraine and the CIS countries, but from many other countries as well. Organisational support to our Conferences was provided by the Ministry of Agrarian Policy, the industry associations and unions from Ukraine, Russia and Kazakhstan; the Conferences were sponsored by leading companies and production plants. The interest to the Conferences and their success was achieved, first of all, thanks to importance and timeliness of the issues discussed and high professionalism of the participating specialists, covering separate industry and market issues. Besides, the participants have highly appreciated the opportunity of informal communication with their colleagues. According to many of them, these events have enabled them not only to obtain new valuable market information and exchange experience with their colleagues, but to establish new business contacts, get ideas for new directions in development of their business.


May 14-15, 2002, Kiev, Expo Centre of Ukraine. The First International Conference "Technologies and Marketing in the Bread Products Industry". The event was attended by more than 200 participants from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan and Poland. The Conference was sponsored by OJSC "Karlivka Machine Building Plant", CJSC "Agroresurs", Novoukrainka Bread Products Combine, the company "Voskhod" (Russia).

October 17-18, 2002, Kiev, Expo Centre "AKKO International". The First International Conference "Oilseed Industry of Ukraine: Prospects, Investments, Technologies". Among the participants there were more than 290 specialists from Ukraine, Russia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, the UK, Germany, France, Romania, Macedonia, the US and the United Arab Emirates.


May 14-15, 2003, Kiev, Expo Centre of Ukraine. The Second International Conference "Grain Industry 2003" was attended by about 300 participants from: Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Estonia, Moldova, Austria, Netherlands, Poland, Turkey and France. The Conference was sponsored by OJSC "Karlivka Machine Building Plant", the companies InnoVinn, Spomasz s. a. Torun, Poland; the general partner was Manufacturing Association "Melibor".

October 29-30, 2003, Kiev, the Hotel Complex "Tourist". The Second International Conference "Oilseed Industry of Ukraine: Prospects, Investments, Technologies" gathered about 290 specialists of oil & fat industry, representing over 150 companies and enterprises from Ukraine and many other countries. The sponsors were such renowned companies as SGS-Ukraine, Azov Food Company, Dnepropetrovsk Oil Extraction Plant, Polohy Oil Extraction Plant, Industrial Group "KMT".


May 13-14. Kiev, Expo Centre of Ukraine. The Third International Conference "Grain Industry 2004" was attended by 263 companies from Austria, the UK, Germany, Egypt, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Turkey, France, Switzerland, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania and Estonia. The Conference was sponsored by the companies Well Grain, Loture, W.J. Grain, Cargill, Toepfer International, Grain Trading Company, Azov Food Company, SGS Ukraine, Baltic Control, Control Union, Yug Rusi, the Association "Melibor", CJSC Voskhod.