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7th Annual

Kingsman EU Sugar Seminar

April 24-25, 2017 • Grand Hotel Kempinski • Geneva, Switzerland

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As market participants prepare for the end of the EU quota system this coming October, the uncertainty for what might happen for the EU and global markets still remains high - are you ready?

Having quickly gathered momentum, the annual Kingsman EU Sugar Seminar will continue to highlight the key issues surrounding quota reform, draw out the key implications for those involved, both regionally and globally, and give you an expert point of view to support informed decision making.

Confirmed speakers include:

Gerald Mason

Gerald Mason

Senior Vice President,
Tate & Lyle Sugars

Juan Luis Rivero

Juan Luis Rivero


Julian Price

Julian Price


Marc Ostwald

Marc Ostwald

Global Strategist,
ADM Investor Services International

Miguel Garcia Navarro

Miguel Garcia Navarro

Head of Sugar and Olive Oil sectors,
European Commission

Alex Luneau

Alex Luneau

EVP. Strategic Marketing & Commercial, Market Risk Management and R&D,

Why attend?

  • Essential intelligence – have your key questioned answered
    Join influential producers, traders and international experts from across the international sugar value chain as they evaluate the post quota world; assess regional fundamentals changes longer-term and debate future threats and opportunities for the industry.
  • Understand the evolving sugar trading landscape and what it means for you
    Hear international sugar trading experts discuss key market developments affecting trading, risk and pricing in the sector, including the latest market movements and price trends, futures evolution and new risk practices in this volatile time. in this volatile time.
  • Discover new connections, new ideas and new business opportunities
    This seminar helps 200+ producers, refiners, traders and buyers understand trends, risks and issues within the EU sugar industry from those at the forefront. Network and do business easier than ever before.

Event format

  • April 24: Afternoon start, opening keynotes and networking reception
  • April 25: Full day of sessions, panels and networking

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The region’s leading sugar producers, regulators, senior sugar traders, sugar buyers, leading consultants and advisors, Financiers, banks and analysts and global press and industry associations:

Who attends:

A. Darbo Eridania (Suisse) Perfetti Van Melle
AB Sugar Ets. Fleurance Pronatec
Abn Amro Bank European Commission Rabobank International
ADM Investor Services International European Energy Exchange RAR
Agrana European Sugar refiners Association (ESRA) RCMA Sugar
Agrana Studen Sugar Trading European Sugar Users (CIUS) Refresco
AGRANA Zucker Evonik Nutrition & Care RIGO Trading
Agricomex Exane BNP Paribas Roquette Ch
Agritel Fair Commodities Trading Royal Swaziland Sugar Corporation
Ajinomoto Eurolysine Ferrero Trading Lux S.Spitz Gesellschaft
Al Nouran Multitrading Corporation Figli di Pinin Pero & C. Saint louis Sucre
Al Sharkiya Sugar Manufacturing Filhet Allard Maritime Schlueter & Maack
Alvean French Sugarbeet Growers' Association (CGB) Schwartauer Werke
Alvean Sugar GCN Shipbrokers Sgs Group Management
Alvean Sugar SL Geneva Branch Granda Zuccheri Simon Roper Consultancy
ASR group Handelsgesellschaft Sparrenberg SITRA
August Töpfer Zuckerhandelsgesellschaft Hungrana Skor International
Barry Callebaut Sourcing ICE Futures Europe Sopex London
Bloomberg News Independent Studen Global Trading
BNP Paribas ING Sucden
Booker Tate International Confederation of European Beet Growers (CIBE) Sucden & Denrées
British Sugar International Sugar Organization Sucre Distribution
Britvic Soft Drinks Katjes Fassin Südzucker
BTG Pactual Katoen Natie Food Solutions Suiker Unie
Bulk Logistic Solutions Krajowa Spólka Cukrowa Suntory Beverage and Food Europe
Bunge KWS SAAT T&LSugars
Cap -Marine Limako Suiker Tallage/Stratégie Grains
Cargill LMC International Tate & Lyle Sugars
Cargill Starches & Sweeteners Europe Lotus Bakeries Schweiz Tereos
Carlsberg Louis Dreyfus Commodities Suisse Tesco
Chamtor Mauritius Sugar Syndicate The Kraft Heinz Company
Citadel Max Commodities Thomson Reuters
Cloetta Mixta Negoce Tongaat Hulett
Comdex India Mondelez Toyota Tsusho Sugar Trading
Coop / Sunray Division of Coop Mondelez International Turkish Sugar Authority
Cosumar Napier Brown Sugar Unilever
Couplet Sugars National Farmers Union, UK US Mission to the EU/ Foreign Agricultural Service
CRISTALCO NFU Sugar VA&E Trading do Brasil
CSAPO Nordzucker Vaelens
CSC Sugar Norton Rose Fullbright Wilmar
Czarnikow Nueva Comercial Azucarera Zuckerhandelsunion
Danone OC&C Strategy Zuckermühle Rupperswil
ED&F Man Sugar Omnicane Zukan

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Sponsored by:

Royal Sugar S.A. Greece

Supported by:

International Sugar Organization

Other ways to register

+44 (0) 20 7176 6300


Get Involved

Speaking opportunities, contact:
Chris Willmets-Secker
Tel: +44 (0)20 7176 6227

Sponsorship, contact:
Daniel Davies
Tel: +44 (0)20 7176 6229

Media inquiries and any additional information, contact:
Baron Kootstra
Tel: +44 (0)20 7176 3486

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