Apr 15, 2021

"ASIA GRAINS&OILS FORUM 2020", Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Due to the ongoing quarantine restrictions amid the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus and in order to protect the life and health of delegates, the Asia Grains & Oils Conference is postponed to April 2021.

May 27, 2021

"Grain and Maritime days in Odessa 2021". Ukraine, Odessa

The largest international event, which is traditionally held in the sea capital of Ukraine - Odessa, almost at the border of the grain seasons in the last week of May.

Oct 16, 2020

APK-Inform continues a series of online conferences, and we could not put the winter planting campaign-2020 in Ukraine aside as the conditions for field works are unfavorable this year.

Drought and temperature anomalies that turned to be traditional for southern regions are observed across almost the entire territory of Ukraine this year. It is very likely that the planting campaign will be late and long, and farmers will concern about sprouting and wintering. These factors combined with the extreme deficit of information regarding the progress of the field works result in high uncertainty about the future crop size.

Sep 30, 2020

"Fat & Oil Industry-2020"

The fat-and-oil industry retained its significance and even increased it, despite the new business environment.

Taking into account the rules determined by the new reality, we decided to make our participants secure to the greatest possible extent and hold the conference by the Black Sea in line with all quarantine measures.

APK-Inform announces the holding of the nineteenth international conference Fat-and-Oil Industry-2020, which will be held on October 9, 2020 in Odessa.

Aug 20, 2020

#GMD Conference 2020: Summer edition, Ukraine, Odessa

Taking into account the current situation, which developed both in the world and Ukraine, in terms of the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, the organizers of the international conference Grain&Maritime days in Odessa 2020 (#GMD), which should have been held on May 27-29, decided to announce new date of the event — August 20-21.
Also, the organizers made adjustments to the agenda and regulations of the event.
Traditionally, the venue will take place in Odessa.

Jul 30, 2020

Online conference "NICHE:FOCUS ON PULSES"

Continuing a series of online conferences, the APK-Inform team could not leave aside a niche segment. And he suggests starting this cycle with legumes as one of the most interesting and promising directions in terms of export.

Jul 21, 2020

Online-conference "Durum wheat: trendy niche of 2020"

APK-Inform Agency continues the series of on-line conferences devoted to the key topics of agrimarket and gathers leading global experts.

On July 21 we will discuss online the main challenges and opportunities of durum wheat market in 2020/21 MY, will talk about the production and trade environment and will give You the full outlook of the new season tendencies.

Jul 1, 2020

Online conference "Soybean and meal market"

APK-Inform Agency continues supporting communication between market participants in Ukraine and the world, and organize online conferences on the most significant topics of the agricultural market.

Jun 11, 2020

Sunflower Oil: Keep on Trading Online-2020

APK-Inform, once again, gathers online the leading global and Black sea region experts to discuss the situation on sunflower oil market in 2020.

May 28, 2020


APK-Inform Agency and International law firm Interlegal invite you to take part in the international #GMD conference "Features of the grain market and agricultural logistics in terms of the virus crisis", to be held on the traditional dates of Grain&Maritime Days in Odessa — May 28-29, 2020.

May 14, 2020

Online conference:Ukraine. Russia. Kazakhstan: updates and forecasts

APK-Inform Agency continues a series of on-line conferences on cereals and oilseeds gathering the leading experts.

Mar 3, 2020

"Middle East Grains&Oils Congress-2020", Egypt, Cairo

Traditionally Egypt!

Continuing the tradition started by APK-Inform Agency in 2006, the event will be held in the capital of Egypt, the world's leading grain importer, Cairo.

Egypt is not only a dynamic growth in consumption of main crops against the background of a constant population growth, which makes the country one of the main grain suppliers for Ukraine and Russia, but also incredible market prospects in the sector of soybeans and edible oils.

Nov 5, 2019

"KazOil 2019", Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

On  November 5, 2019, in the capital of Kazakhstan — Nur-Sultan — the global and domestic experts will again meet together to discuss the current trends in development of the oilseed market in the new season-2019/20.

The conference venue — the hotel Rixos President Astana.

To date, the fat-and-oil industry of Kazakhstan is under the development stage, and demonstrates rather significant results for ten recent years.

Oct 30, 2019

"Fat-and-Oil Industry - 2019", Ukraine, Kyiv

The discussion platform, which from year to year the Fat and Oil Industry Conference performs, allows us to set priorities for doing business at the start of the next new season, highlight creative ideas for attracting new customers and preserving existing customers in tough competition, being among the first to learn about promising innovative solutions .

Oct 3, 2019

"Grain Processors Forum - 2019", Odessa, Ukraine

To date, the flour milling industry of Ukraine has rather unstable positions, and the situation on the milling market is quite controversial. In 2018/19 MY, the crash trend started dominating after the record volumes of Ukrainian flour exports in 2015-2017 period. In addition, for 10 recent years the country demonstrated the constant downward trend in the production and consumption of flour.

Sep 19, 2019

"KazakhGrainExport", Turkey, Istanbul

APK-Inform Agency and the association of legal entities "Grain Union of Kazakhstan" announced the third international conference "KazakhGrainExport 2019", to be held in Istanbul, Turkey, on September 19-20.

Traditionally, Kazakhstan still remains the leading player on the global grain market, and takes place not only in the TOP-15 of the global producers of wheat, but also in the TOP-10 of the global exporters of the grain. At the same time, the annual dynamic growth of exports of major grains and oilseeds allows Kazakhstan to strengthen its positions on the global market.

Sep 18, 2019

"Middle East Grains&Oils Congress: Beirut edition", Lebanon, Beirut

This event is in addition to the traditional conference called Middle East Grains&Oils Congress, which is held annually in Egypt. This time we bring together representatives from the MENA countries, in particular, Lebanon, Turkey, Jordan, Syria, Cyprus, etc. in the historical financial and cultural center of the region - the city of Beirut, to discuss the trends in the agricultural trade of the countries of the region (primarily food and feed grains, oilseeds and sunflower oil).

Jul 19, 2019

"International Sunflower Seed and Oil Conference 2019", India, Mumbai

International Sunflower Oil Association (ISOA) hosted by The Solvent Extractors’ Association of India, a Premier Association of Vegetable Oil Industry & Trade and supported by APK-Inform Agency announce the International Sunflower Seed and Oil Conference 2019, which will be held on July 19-20, 2019, at Trident Hotel Nariman Point, Mumbai, India.  The 1st International Sunflower Oil Conference was held in 2015 in Shanghai, China and the 2nd Conference was held in Odessa, Ukraine in 2017.

May 30, 2019

"Grain and Maritime days in Odessa-2019". Ukraine, Odessa

The large-scale international event with 18-year history, which knits together the interests of representatives of all sectors of the grain and marine industries for business and unofficial networking! Every year in May, the conference draws together 500+ participants from 40 countries — key managers of grain and maritime companies.

May 16, 2019

Ukraine’s only platform, where agricultural producers, elevator specialists, and experts can discuss problematic issues and find possible solutions.

Apr 18, 2019

Currently, Ukrainian legislation regulates the mandatory implementation of existing HACCP procedures on elevators. And on September 20, 2018, inspections of enterprises started in Ukraine for their implementation.

Apr 4, 2019

"KazGrain- 2019", Astana, Kazakhstan

How will the grain season-2018/19 really develop, whether it will meet all expectations of grain traders and processors, whether Kazakhstan will lose its positions on the global market of grains and flour, or strengthen the positions and find new development options — experts and market participants will discuss the reporting topics and otherwise, within frames of the second international conference "KazGrain 2019".

Mar 11, 2019

"Middle East Grains&Oils Congress-2019"

The season-2018/19 is another test for both importers and exporters of both the grain andoilseeds markets. Middle East Grains&Oils Congress will provide an excellent opportunity todiscuss and comprehend the main events of the season, their causes and consequences, to predictthe situation of the next marketing year.

Mar 5, 2019


Increasing profits is the main motivator, which means that opportunities should not be missed. The opportunity to act, the ability to be competitive, the opportunity to be a leader.

Nov 29, 2018

"Qazaq Organic Food", Astana, (Radisson Hotel Astana)

Certified organic production is a modern trend that is becoming increasingly popular in the world, and Kazakhstan is no exception. Growing demand from European consumers contributes to the development of organic production in the country.

Nov 28, 2018

"KazOil 2018", Astana, Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan continues a confident course on the development of the oil industry, annually increasing the production and export of oilseeds and their products. Thus, according to the operational data of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, during the spring field work, 2.77 million hectares of agricultural land were sown with oilseeds, which is 16% higher than the volumes sown a year earlier.

Nov 6, 2018

"Fat-and-Oil Industry - 2018" Ukraine, Kyiv

Participants will enjoy the new format of the event, in which the conference, mini-exhibition and thematic seminars will be combined. During the conference, industry leaders from Ukraine and the world will share their experiences and answer questions from participants.

Oct 2, 2018

Agro-logistics forum "Dnieper-Danube-Black Sea", Chisinau

The main focus will be on the oilseed segment of the agricultural market, since the countries in the basin of the r. The Danube plays an important role in shaping the supply of oilseeds, providing up to 8% of world oilseed production and annually demonstrating the upward dynamics of gross harvests.

Sep 12, 2018

Union of Millers of Ukraine announces a workshop on "Legislative aspects of the implementation of the HACCP system in the grain and processing industry", which will be supported by the FAO and the EBRD.

Aug 22, 2018

"Agro-logistics forum "Dnieper-Danube-Black Sea", Nikolaev

The positions of the Black Sea region on the world grain market are being strengthened every year. According to forecasts for the coming season, only Ukraine and Russia will provide a total of 20% of world trade in corn, 28% of wheat trade and 33% of barley trade.

Jun 27, 2018

"Sunflower Oil&Meal Trade Conference"

China is the second largest global importer of sunflower oil after India. Since 2018, Ukraine has started supplying sunflower meal on the Chinese market. In particular, participants of the Chinese market very positively estimated the reporting import potential.

May 24, 2018

"Grain and Maritime days in Odessa-2018"

One of the largest events of 2018, uniting the interests of the grain and maritime business.

Mar 16, 2018

"KazGrain- 2018", Astana, Kazakhstan

Despite the state policy aimed at diversification of acreage and reduction of grain crops in favor of oilseeds, Kazakhstan continues to be a significant player on the world wheat market and is among the TOP 15 world producers and TOP 10 world exporters.

Feb 21, 2018

"Ukrainian soybeans: organic and traditional", Kiev

The soy segment in Ukraine is one of the most dynamically developing and promising. This fact is due to the high demand for Ukrainian oilseed both in the country and in foreign markets.

Feb 17, 2018

"Middle East Grain Congress-2018", Dubai

The region of North Africa and the Middle East, in other words the MENA region, traditionally plays one of the main roles on the world wheat market from the point of view of grain supply prospects. In the season 2017/18, shipments in this direction will increase, despite the increase in wheat production in the Middle East and North Africa compared to last year (41.2 million tons and 17.8 million tons against 39.9 million tons and 14 million tons collected in 2016/17 MY, respectively). High demand for products against the background of increasing population and as a result of growing imports attract the attention of world players.