SGS and the Ukrainian Grain Association Sign Memorandum of Understanding
On November 24, 2016 a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between SGS and the Ukrainian Grain Association, uniting the Ukrainian and international grain companies, and one of the leading organizations in the grain business.
This Memorandum of Understanding provides a framework for cooperation between both parties in the field of agriculture, including production, processing, inspection, verification, testing and certification, trade, exchange of information and technologies.
Both SGS and the Ukrainian Grain Association are interested in promoting their respective activities and exchanging information in the following areas:
- Trade: Promoting dialogue for greater transparency and predictability in agricultural markets and international trade
- Communication: Sharing experiences and exchanging information on the inspection, verification, testing and certification of agricultural products
- Promotion: in Ukraine of best global practices on inspection, verification, testing and certification of agricultural products
“This Memorandum is a positive development for both SGS and the Ukrainian Grain Association,” commented Gennadiy Shulga, Vice President, Global Business Development, SGS. “We are looking forward to working closely the Association sharing information, experiences and using that dialog to benefit the country’s thriving grain industry.”
For further information, please contact:
Vice President Global Business Development
+41 22 739 9374
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 85,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,800 offices and laboratories around the world.