International Maritime Organization CCC5 – September 10-15 – London, UK

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International Maritime Organization CCC5 – September 10-15 – London, UK

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On September 10-15 Ryan will travel to London, United Kingdom to attend the fifth meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Sub-committee on the Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) as a member of the International Bulk Terminals Association (IBTA) delegation. Over the past few years NAEGA has worked closely…

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U.S. FGIS soybean, corn and canola standards

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The NAEGA Grades and Inspections Committee is coordinating with the National Grain and Feed Association’s Grades and Weights Committee to respond to U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) request for public comment on current Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) standards for canola, corn and soybeans as follows:  Request for comments on…

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USAEDC Attaché Seminar – July 11-13 – Arlington, Virginia

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The U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council will hold its annual Attaché Seminar on July 11-13 in Arlington, Virginia. This year’s seminar includes a number of speakers providing information regarding updates in the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), upcoming plans for the Office of Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, as well as…

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US State Department Foreign Service Institute Presentation

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On July 26 Gary will address a class of U.S. foreign service personnel enrolled in a Biotechnology and Global Challenges course.  U.S. State Department economic officers and USDA FAS staff are included in the training class meant to bring officers up to speed on biotechnology issues. A further agenda and…

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USAEDC Attaché Seminar

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The U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council will hold its annual Attaché Seminar on July 11-13 in Arlington, Virginia. This year’s seminar includes a number of speakers providing information regarding updates in the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), upcoming plans for the Office of Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, as well as…

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IGTC Meetings and Outreach – July 13-22 – Rome and Geneva

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On July 13-22 Gary will join IGTC Secretariat Katy Lee in Rome and Geneva for a series of IGTC bilateral meetings and events with members, corporate stakeholders, and inter-governmental organizations. As part of this trip, Gary and Katy will attend the IPPC’s ePhyto Industry Advisory Group meeting at the FAO…

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IGTC and ISF Meetings – April 24-27 – Nyon, Switzerland

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On April 24-27 NAEGA volunteer Randy Gordon will travel to Nyon, Switzerland to join an International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC) team at a meeting with the International Seed Federation (ISF) Secretariat. During this meeting with the ISF, Mr. Gordon will join IGTC Secretariat Katy Lee and other IGTC members to…

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IGTC Strategy Session and IGC Meeting – June 17-20 – London, UK

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On June 18-20 a robust representation from IGTC Members and Corporate Stakeholders is expected in London to participate in a IGTC Strategy Session and attend a meeting of the International Grains Council. A preliminary schedule can be found here. Please contact the IGTC secretariat if you would like more information…

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IPPC Commission on Phytosanitary Measures – April 16-20 – Rome, Italy

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On April 16-20 Katy Lee, Secretariat of the International Grain Trade Coalition, will travel to Rome, Italy to participate in the IPPC Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM). During this meeting the IGTC will act as an observer at the annual CPM event, considered the “parliament” of the 183 contracting governments…

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IGC MCC – March 5-8 – London, UK

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On March 5-8 Gary will join Katy Lee, Secretariat of the International Grain Trade Coalition, on a mission to London, UK to participate in the International Grains Council’s Market Conditions Committee meeting. While in London, Gary and Katy will also meet with IGTC corporate stakeholders, discuss IGTC 2018 planning, recruitment…

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