COCERAL, Copa-Cogeca and FEFAC event on Leguminoses in the framework of the international year of pulses on 29th November 2016 in the European Parliament

Presentations of the event “International year of pules: what does it mean for EU28?” organized jointly by COCERAL, Copa-Cogeca and FEFAC, held in the European Parliament on 29th November and hosted by MEP Petri SARVAMAA. The panel was formed by Pavel MUSIL (Chairman of FEFAC Industrial Compound Feed Production Committee), Max SCHULMAN (Chairman of the Cereals and oilseed working group), Damien PLAN (Team Leader Arable Crops, DG Agriculture), Roberto PAPA (ERACAPS bean project), Aleksandra MALYSKA (Executive Manager of the European technology Platform “Plants for the future”).

COCERAL/COPA-COGECA event at European Parliament on Strategic Supply Of Raw Material In The EU held on 12 October 2016

An array of experts, decision makers and other stakeholders from across the EU gathered on 12 October 2016 at the European Parliament to discuss about Strategic Supply Of Raw Material In The EU, event organized jointly by COCERAL and COPA-COGECA and kindly hosted by MEP Giovanni LA VIA (Vice-Chair ENVI), Daniel BUDA (Member AGRI) and with the support of MEP Norica NICOLAI (Vice-Chair ALDE Group), under the moderation of Mr Stefan VOGEL from Rabobank.

The panel was formed by Mr Tassos HANIOTIS (DG AGRI, European Commission), Mr Max SCHULMANN (COPA – COGECA), Mr Tony BELL (FEFAC), Mr Oliver BALKHAUSEN (COCERAL) and Juan CORBALAN Brussels Office Representative of Spanish Agri-food Cooperatives (CCAE) and COGECA.

COCERAL key note speaker at International Seminar on animal nutrition in Porto, Portugal on 28 June 2016

Barbaros Corekoglu, COCERAL's Policy Advisor, presented the global developments and views of traders and collectors to the feed and livestock company representatives who attended the Huvepharma’s bi-annual conference held in Porto, Portugal on 28 June 2016.

COCERAL speaks at Copa-Cogeca/Celcaa debate "How TTIP can deliver for EU agriculture"

On behalf of COCERAL, Barbaros Corekoglu shared views on tackling barriers within the TTIP trade negotiations with a presentation on TTIP- an opportunity not to be missed.  The working session was organised jointly by COPA-COGECA and CELCAA with presentantions focused on specific cross sectorial dossiers which can make the difference in the trade negotiations.

COCERAL panelist at the International Conference on Coexistence between Genetically Modified (GM) and non-GM based Agricultural Supply Chains (GMCC) 2015

COCERAL was present at the International Conference GMCC 2015 edition held from 17th to the 20th November in Amsterdam. Teresa Babuscio, Marta Zuluaga and Klaus Schumacher were among the speakers at the conference with a theme dedicated this year to “Coexistence in International Trade”.

COCERAL presentation at the COMPAG Congress held in Bologna, Italy - 27th November 2014

Gloria Gabellini, Deputy Secretary – General COCERAL gave a speech on “Agrosupply distribution across the EU: different systems, problems in common. The role of the EU Association” at the COMPAG Congress which took place on 27th November 2014 in Bologna Italy.

COCERAL present at the International Regulatory Cooperation Workshop organized by the OECD in Paris - 21st November 2014

Teresa Babuscio, Secretary- General COCERAL gave a presentation about “Trade facilitating effects of regulatory cooperation in Regional Trade Agreements (RTAs)“ at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) hold in Paris, 21st November 2014.

COCERAL participation at the Primary Food Processors (PFP) Forum - 14 November 2013

Marcel Combot, Chairman of the COCERAL Market and Agricultural Policy Section, was one of the speaker at the PFP Forum 2013 held in Brussels on 14th November: “Global markets and their impact on the primary food processors”.

COCERAL presents at the Grain Conference in Slovenia, 13 November 2013

In the framework of the Grain Conference held in Ljubljana on 13 November 2013, Teresa Babuscio, Secretary General of COCERAL and Marcel Combot, Chairman of the COCERAL Market and Agricultural Policy Section, presented the European and global oilseeds and cereal market, also highlighting the COCERAL’s role and mission in the European grain trading sector. 

COCERAL mission through the Balkan Peninsula, 17-18 October 2013 “Be a member: contribute to a strong and united voice within Europe”

Teresa Babuscio, Secretary General of COCERAL, led the COCERAL Mission to Romania (Bucharest, 17th October) and Serbia (Belgrade, 18th October): “Be a member: contribute to a strong and united voice within Europe”.

COCERAL presents at the 3rd meeting of the Global Low Level Presence Initiative in South Africa, 18 September 2013

Elena Berloni, COCERAL policy advisor, presented on behalf of the International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC) at the 3rd meeting session of the Global Low Level Presence Initiative in Durban (South Africa) - 18 September 2013.

COCERAL Secretary General speaker at the International Biotechnology Symposium in Illinois (USA): 26 August 2013

Teresa Babuscio, Secretary General of COCERAL, was one of the speakers at the International Biotechnology Symposium, organised by the Illinois Soybean Association, in Champaign, Illinois (USA) on 26th August.

COCERAL presents at the Expert Group on agricultural commodity derivatives and spot markets - 18 June 2013

COCERAL Vice President, Stefan Vogel, gave a presentation on the importance of futures and options for the grain and oilseed supply chain and concerns arising from the financial markets reform.

COCERAL presents at the Market Access Program (MAP) Mission to Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia, May 29-June 8 2013

Gloria Gabellini, responsible for the Market and Agricultural Policy Section at COCERAL, represented NAEGA and the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) in the Market Access Program (MAP) Mission to Belgrade (Serbia), Banja Luka (Bosnia) and Opatija (Croatia) from May 29-June 8, 2013.

COCERAL presents at XXVI FEFAC Congress, Cracow - Poland 5/8 June 2013

COCERAL Vice President, Stefan Vogel, gave a  presentation on "Outlook on the EU and global oilseeds and cereals markets / campaign 2013-1014. COCERAL view on the impacts of the EU financial markets reform" at the XXVI FEFAC Congress held on the 6th of June 2013.

COCERAL Presentation at the Seminar on the EU-BRAZIL Trade Perspectives on Agriculture in the context of the EU-MERCOSUR Association Agreement

COCERAL presented at the Second International Meeting on Low Level Presence, Rosario – Argentina, 17/19 September 2012

COCERAL presents at 55th FEFAC General Assembly

COCERAL President, Marcel Combot, gave a  presentation on “Global Sourcing of Agricultural Commodities - A key dimension for the livestock sector” at the 55th FEFAC General Assembly held on the 15th of June 2012.

International Soy Growers Alliance (ISGA) presentation on third counties' perspectives on soy biotech

Workshop of the Join Research Center of the EU Commission on “Non-GM Identity Preserved crops and derived products”, June 21-22 2012, in Seville

COCERAL presentation on “importing non-GM crop to meet the demand of the EU feed market: trade and regulation issues”.

International Grains Council conference 7th of June 2012 - COCERAL presentation

Global Sourcing of Agricultural Commodities to meet Food, Feed and Industrial needs.

COCERAL presents at the Market Access Workshop organised by CAPECO (Paraguayan Chamber of Grain and Oilseeds Exporters) in Asuncion, Paraguay

In the context of a meeting of the International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC), CAPECO held a Market Access Workshop on 17 October 2011 in Asuncion, Paraguay. Together with the international trade associations, several South-American trade operators and Paraguayan authorities, including the Ministry for Agriculture, attended the workshop. COCERAL gave the following two presentations:

COCERAL presents at the Australian Grains Industry conference, Melbourne

Invited by the Australian Grains Exporters Association and Grain Trade Australia, COCERAL has been among the international speakers at the 2011 Conference “ Weathering risks: Creating opportunities” held on Melbourne on the 25-27 July 2011.

COCERAL gives a presentation to custom authorities in EUROPE on behalf of the International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC)

COCERAL participates to the Canada Grains Council Annual Meeting in Winnipeg, Canada, on 4-5 April 2011

Two presentations were given:

Celcaa first comments on the Commission Communication on the future of the CAP

COCERAL presents to the World Bank Workshop, Rotterdam 8-10 November

COCERAL participates to the JRC Workshop in Sevilla, 5 November 2010

COCERAL presents its views on Low Level Presence to the Mission of Canada to the European Union