EBA Grain & Oilseed Committee held a meeting with Mr Oleksandr Lozobytskyi, chief metrologist in the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine. During the meeting the participants discussed the issue of laboratory control and implementation of international standards in the field of production, storage and transportation of grain.
On 20 October 2016 the European Business Association held a round table with representatives of the Committee on Logistics of Association and members of committee (insurance and logistics companies). Round table was devoted to discussion of the current situation round table, devoted to the current situation in the sphere of logistics insurance.
Wine and Spirits Committee representatives took part in the meeting with the Minister of Finance of Ukraine, Mr Oleksandr Danyliuk, during which the updated Draft Law regarding introduction of the automated control system for excise goods turnover «Electronic excise stamps» was discussed.
IT Committee representatives participated in Norwegian-Ukrainian Business Forum, organized by Norwegian-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce, which took place in Oslo. The Business Forum addressed the opportunities and specifics of doing business in and between Norway and Ukraine.
Dairy Committee Executive Director took part in the meeting of Verkhovna Rada Committee on Agrarian Policy and Land Issues, where the Draft Laws №3043 “On amendments to certain legal acts of Ukraine (regarding the fight with falsifications of dairy goods)” and №3043-1 “On amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On milk and dairy goods” (regarding milk-containing goods)” and presented the position of Dairy Committee. As a result of the discussion, the Committee took the decision to recommend to Verkhovna Rada declining the Draft Law №3043 and adopting in the first reading the Draft Law №3043-1 with its following improvement by dairy experts.
Antonina Smolina, EBA Clinical Trials Subcommittee Coordinator visited Kharkiv Oblast Oncology Center, where she presented the main issues and standards of conducting clinical trials in the world and possibilities of developing this sphere in Ukraine.