With a support of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation
On June 06-09, 2016
under the auspices of:
Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation,
Administration of the Krasnodar Region,
took place XVII International Grain Round «Grain market – yesterday, today, tomorrow» in Gelendzhik, Krasnodar Region
More than 900 representatives from 30 countries of the world took part in the event including Russia, USA, UK, Germany, France, Switzerland, Turkey, Egypt, UAE, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and other countries.
The General Partner of the Round was Group of Companies «KRASNODARZERNOPRODUKT», Official Sponsor – PJSC Moscow Stock Exchange. Sponsorship was provided by JSC «Schyolkovo Agrochim», Agroindustrial Corporation «AST Company M», the Agrozan company, LLC «Kombaynovy Zavod» Rostselmash». Partner of the session was Rietumu bank, Sponsors of the sessions – Group of companies «SKAT», LLC «BCS», Official maritime partner –LLC «Inflot MA», Sponsor of the Gala-Dinner – LLC «Aciter Inspection», Sponsor of the VIP-Dinner – LLC «Agropromservice», Registration sponsor - LLC «Technotrans», Coffee-breaks’ Sponsor - LLC «Nufarm», Official Sponsor of Strong Beverages - AMC «IFC». LLC «Kuban Vino» traditionally has become the official vine partner of the event and Baltika Brewing Company was the Official beer partner.
Presentations of the speakers are available at the Personal web-office.
June 06, 2016
XVII International Grain Round has commenced its work in the evening of June 06 with the welcoming cocktail, where gorgeous palette of wines of Kuban Vino was presented.
June 07, 2016
Traditionally International Grain Round «Grain Market – yesterday, today, tomorrow» was solemnly opened by the President of the Russian Grain Union Arkady Zlochevskiy. Aleksandr Sirotkin, Director of Agrifood Market Regulation Department, the Food Processing Industry of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation welcomed the participants on behalf of the Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Alexander Tkachev.
The round was continued with the speech of Vice-President of the Russian Grain Union Alexander Korbut «On peculiarities of development of agricultural sector, state regulation of the grain market, priorities and instruments of the state program of agriculture development and ways to support grain producers».
Floor was then given to the Chief Economist, Managing Director of CJSC Sberbank CIB - Evgeny Gavrilenkov, who spoke on «The Russian economy: adaptation to the «crisis» in the background of mixed statistics».
Special interest was aroused by the report of Aleksandr Sirotkin - Director of Agrifood Market Regulation Department, the Food Processing Industry of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation. Mr. Sirotkin told the participants about the mechanism of development of tax on grain and assured that the issue would be resolved by the end of the year.
In the session also took part: Alex Chemerichko, Director of industrial and commercial branch of JSC «USC» and Lyudmila Pridanova, First Deputy General Director of JSC «Rosagroleasing».
Second Session: «New crop year - results of the last season and trends of development of the agri food sector and grain market».Report on the world grain market in 2016/17 was presented by Natalia Merkusheva, economist of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Andrey Druzyaka, General Director of LLC «KiyAgroProdukt», shared information about the situation on the grain market of Ukraine.
Third Session: «Loans, investments, trade financing, risk management». Andrey Sokolov, Managing Director, Head of Development of Medium and Large Business of CJSC Sberbank, told participants about future crediting opportunities and about offers of Sberbank. Vyacheslav Spirov, Director of Corporate Business Department of JSC «Sberbank Leasing», continued the report.
Nikita Silkin, Head of department of corporate hedging of risks FG BCS, spoke about the possibilities of hedging risks with the use of exchange tools which aroused great interest among participants. Pavel Ryazanov, Director of Sales settlement business products of JSC «ALFA-BANK», has ended the session showing the participants the benefits of working with Alfa-Bank on the example of the company Nidera.
The fourth Session was devoted to the theme «New technological solutions in the grain sector: production, processing». Presentations were made by the Vice-President of the Russian Grain Union - Alexander Korbut and Salis Karakotov, General Director of JSC «Schyolkovo Agrochim».
Alexey Shveytsov, Commercial Director of LLC «Kombaynovy Zavod» Rostselmash», presented to the participants of the Round possibilities of the equipment of his factory. Andrey Cherbina, CEO's councelor of the LLC «CLASS Vostok», told about the possibilities of his machinery, which caused roaring discussion in the hall.
The day ended with presentation by Andrey Dubrovsky, Head of the development department of LLC «Agrokultura». His report «Diary of the Agronomist» caused many questions among the audience.
All exhibitors of the Round were awarded with the Russian Grain Union certificates.
The evening continued with karaoke, water polo, tennis and enjoyable conversations.
June 08, 2016
The second day began with the panel discussion on the theme «Production forecasts and situation on the grain and oilseeds markets in 2016/17 season». Problems of production, balance and situation on the grain market were discussed. During the session, forecasts, evaluations and recommendations were made by Vladimir Petrichenko, General Director of LLC «ProZerno», and Dmitry Rylko, General Director of IKAR.
The performances were continued by Mikhail Orlenko, Head of Commodities Market Department of PJSC «Moscow Stock Exchange», and Oleg Rogachev, member of the Board of Directors of JSC «Rusagrotrans».
Active debates were aroused by performances of Arkady Zlochevsky, President of the Russian Grain Union, and Vitaly Smirnov, Director of Quality of Management Company «Sodrugestvo».
Participants of the Round actively asked questions and received answers from experts.
The XVII International Grain Round was closed with the gala-dinner on the evening of June 08 with the traditional awarding of the Conference sponsors the certificates of the Russian Grain Union.
General informational partner of the conference was "Interfax", the official informational partner – news Agency "Zerno On-Line", information sponsor - portal "Agro 2b". The conference was covered by such news agencies as Bloomberg, Agrobusiness, Grain Expert, RBC daily, as well as "World Grain", "AgroMediaHolding", "Russia 24" and others.
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