ХV International Conference «Black Sea Grain»

ХV International Conference«Black Sea Grain-2018»

April 18-19, 2018

InterContinental hotel, Kyiv, Ukraine


Premiere event of the Black Sea region, recognized
by global leaders of grain & oilseed industry


XV International Conference


"Black Sea Grain" Conference – is an international platform aimed at discussion of topical issues and prospects of the global and Black Sea agri commodity markets.

Since its establishment in 2004 "Black Sea Grain" became one of the major annual global grain forums.

“Black Sea Grain” Conference offers participants an excellent environment to find out the latest drivers of agricultural market, adjust business strategies in a rapidly changing world and get new valuable contacts with global operators of agri business. 

  • Decreasing Consumption as a key factor promoting slower growth rates of the global economy. Increases in the global debts as a signal to modify the current rules of the game

  • Commodity markets crisis of 2013-2016. Forecast of demand for agrarian production in the coming season of 2017/18.

  • Black Sea region: outlook of grain and oil crops exports for the season of 2017/18. S&D; analysis by commodity and country.

  • Capital markets and development of the global agrarian sector. Does Investment in agriculture mean investment in future?

  • Intensifying competition in the commodity/raw material markets. Proper positioning of national commodities as an effective instrument of gaining higher margins.

  • Asian destinations as drivers of agricultural markets growth.

  • Long term strategies as a reliable instrument to overcome crisis at micro- and macro levels.

  • Agrarian Policy of the Black Sea countries, farmers’ accessibility to bank loans, alternative ways of farm financing. Does the Government promote development of cooperatives of small and medium agrarian enterprises in Ukraine?

  • Grain quality analysis. Application of advanced agrarian technology of grain and oil crops cultivation.

  • The Black Sea region export logistics. Broadening the access to the target markets and strengthening of competitiveness through formation of new transport corridors.

  • Climate warming and crop area adjustment to the latest weather conditions.

  • 700+

    Over 700 delegates annually

  • 500+

    Over 500 сompanies of agri business

  • 50+

    Delegates from more than
    50 countries

  • Leading agri producers, traders, crushers, agriholdings, banks, logistic and other companies





General Conditions


Before December 31, 2017

Extra delegates from the same company get 5% Discount

Registration Fee Includes
  • Participation of 1 representative in the Conference
  • Рarticipation in all events within the Сonference
  • Conference information kit
  • Friendly Dinner on April 18, 2018
  • Cocktail on April 19, 2018
  • Coffee-breaks, lunch
  • Interpreting service (Rus, Eng)




'Black Sea Grain' Mobile App

'Black Sea Grain' Mobile App allows conference participants to see who is attending days before the event, pre-arrange meetings, send messages, keep track of Agenda and other options.

Service is available to delegates who have paid the registration fee. Access details are sent to the delegate’s email, indicated in the registration form.

To be activated 1 month prior to the event

Sponsors and Partners 2017
  • Organizer

  • General sponsor

  • Exclusive Financial Sponsor

  • Exchange Sponsor

  • Sponsor

  • Sponsor

  • Sponsor

  • Legal Partner

  • Supported By

  • Supported By

All sponsors



For participation issues please contact:

E-mail: conference@ukragroconsult.org

Tel/Fax +38 (044) 451-46-34

Contact persons:

Julia Feofilova - Event manager

Svetlana Shykura - Billing issues

Conference organizer:

Consulting agency UkrAgroConsult

Address: of. 5, 29V Tymoshenko Str.,

Kyiv, Ukraine, 04205

E-mail:  uac2015@ukragroconsult.org


Websites: www.ukragroconsult.com


InterContinental hotel, 5*

World class quality and service in the heart of Kiev. Situated in the very heart of ancient Kyiv next to three famous Ukrainian orthodox churches – St. Sophia, St. Michael and St. Andrew – the location of the InterContinental Kyiv is truly unique. Built to match its historical surroundings, the hotel's traditional style is grand and elegant. Business travellers will appreciate proximity to corporate entities, government agencies and embassies. When it's time for leisure, a wealth of shopping, historical and cultural sights are close by including the National Opera House and Khreschatyk (Kiev's Main Street).

Address: 2a Velyka Zhytomyrska Street, Kiev, 01001 Ukraine

Front Desk: +380-44-2191919