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Draft Programme of the CIS Sugar Market 2019 

09:30 – 12:00 Session 1.1. Vector towards Export. Version 2.0. Export of sugar and sugar containing products 
Moderator:  Andrey Bodin,  Eurasian Sugar Association 
09:30 - 09:50 Russian Federation: export support measures in agriculture    
S. Levin *,  Deputy Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation
09:50 - 10:20 CIS sugar market and its role in the global sugar balance    
Andrey Bodin,  Eurasian Sugar Association 
10:20 - 10:40 Expanding confectionery exports - a way to increase exports of sugar?
Sergey Nosenko, ASCOND *
10:40 - 10:55 Russian starch market up to 2025 and its correlation with sugar   
Oleg Radin, Russian Union of Starch Producers
  Session 1.2. Taxes and duties on sugar and sugar containing products
10:55 – 11:10 Sugar taxes and other issues impacting long-term prospects of sugar consumption 
F.O. Licht (Stefan Uhlenbrock) 
11:10 – 11:25 Beverage market after the introduction of excise duties: to be or not to be?  
Maxim Novikov, Union of Soft Drinks Producers (Russia)
11:25 – 12:00 Panel discussion: how will the CIS sugar market structure alter mid-term?     
Representatives of  Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Agriculture, Sucden, Higher School of Economics  
12:00 – 12:30 Coffee break
12:30 - 13:35 Session 2. World sugar market – from  deficit to balance 
Moderator: José Orive, ISO
12:30 – 12:50 Comparative production costs of sugar in the world - future role of beet sugar 
Martin Todd, Managing Director, LMC International, Oxford
12:50 - 13:05 Sugar policies in Asia and their impact on production and trade in CIS countries 
Sergey Gudoshnikov, ISO
13:05 – 13:35 Biofuels - vector to the future 
Invited experts : Alexey Ablaev*, Russian Biofuels Association, Guilhermo Nastari*, Datagro, Brazil 
13:35 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 17:10 Sesssion 3. CIS sugar market export risks and prospects midterm
(Moderator  – Nikolay Lychev,  Editor, Agroinvestor)
15:00 – 15:15 Sugar production and export in Eastern Europe countries. Opinion of the foreign investor          
Representative of Pfeifer & Langen 
15:15 – 15:30 Sugar beet competitiveness in CIS countries  
Victor Borisenko, Crop Science Division, Bayer   
15:30 – 15:45 Sugar exchange as the tool of the CIS sugar market self-regulation  
Sergey Kiselev, Moscow Exchange
15:45 - 16:25 Panel discussion: future trade flows in the CIS 
Invited experts from : Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan   
16:25 - 17:00 Panel discussion: production efficiency – key factor in the sugar beet sector survival 
Invited experts from: Sberbank, Russian agriholdings (Prodimex, TRIO, Pokrovsky), agricultural machinery manufacturers  
17:00 - 17:10 Closing remarks

* invited


The application deadline is: March, 1
Registration fee: 27 000 Rub
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