Representatives of JSC “State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine”, headed by the Acting Chairman of the Board Vasyl Kovalenko, participated in the work of the Ukrainian delegation within the international exhibition TransMEA 2021, taking place in Cairo (Egypt) on November 7-10.
TransMEA is conducted under the auspices of the Ministry of Transportation of Egypt and aims to bring regional and international players together, to showcase leading solutions, cutting-edge trends, innovative products and new technologies in the logistics industry.
The event is actively supported by the Government of Egypt, regional and international organizations that contribute to the growth and further success of this key area. During the exhibition, panels of case studies, discussions will be presented, providing access to a large amount of advanced knowledge in the industry as well as to the information exchange.
The participation of SFGCU delegation will help expanding the corporation’s pool of counterparties and increase grains export to Egypt.
It should be noted that the Arab Republic of Egypt is one of the largest exporters of Ukrainian grains. According to the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, for 9 months of 2021, Egypt accounted for 19% of wheat grain export and 15% of corn grain export.