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AGRO 2018

The 30th International Exhibition AGRO 2018, the most important state level event of the Ukrainian agriculture, and the largest international agricultural exhibition of the CIS and Eastern Europe, was held from June 6 to 8, 2018, on the territory of the National Exhibition Complex "ExpoCenter of Ukraine" in Kiev. Over the past three decades, the exhibition has turned into the largest Ukrainian forum for tens of thousands of farmers, producers, scientists and everyone who are just planning to start a new business in agro-industry.

The exhibition was opened by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman and the first Deputy Minister of agrarian policy Maxim Martynyuk.

Investment, primarily government investment, in the development of the agricultural sector, including in the segment of farming, means investment in the development of the state as a whole. This was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during his visit of AGRO 2018. He stressed that this year the Government had launched an unprecedented program of support for the agricultural sector, primarily for farmers and small farms. "I assure that a strong farmer means a strong state. We have a strong and great future. I pledge support for you (agrarians)".

The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, together with the representatives of the Reforms Delivery Office (RDO), updated the export portfolio of the Ukrainian agrarian sector. The presentation of the portfolio took place on June 7 within the framework of the AGRO 2018, during the panel discussion "Ukraine: Time to Grow!" The event was moderated by Olga Trofimtseva, Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine on European Integration.

The official delegations from Belarus, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Netherlands, USA, and the foreign ambassadors from 14 countries attended the exhibition. U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) in partnership with U.S. Commercial Service and American Chamber of Commerce organized the first U.S. Pavilion at AGRO.

The German-Ukrainian Agricultural Policy Dialogue organized seminar on rural development. This project assists Ukrainian politicians and legislators in reforming agrarian policy and legislation, taking into account the experience of Germany and other countries.

Traditionally in the frame of AGRO were held the specialized exhibition for agricultural machinery and equipment ExpoAgroTech, the specialized exhibition Agro-Transport and Logistics, the specialized exhibition of animal industries and veterinary medicine Animal'EX, the specialized exhibition of Plant-Growing and Agricultural Chemistry, the specialized exhibition of organic products and technologies Organic, the exhibition of horse breeding and equestrian sport "EquiWorld, the specialized exhibition for fish farming and fishery FishExpo, the specialized exhibition for alternative and renewable energy BioFuel, the specialized exhibition for automation, management, GPS and GIS technology Hi-Tech AGRO, the specialized exhibition for agricultural construction AGRO BUILD Expo and the specialized exhibition of green building and eco-friendly houses ECO HOUSE.

More than 1,300 companies, associations and research institutes presented the latest innovations, products and technologies in agricultural machinery, plant-growing and agrochemicals, livestock breeding, bioenergy, alternative energy, organic farming, and building in agriculture.
The largest exhibition area of AGRO was traditionally reserved for agricultural machinery. Tthe leading international and domestic producers introduced the new machines and equipment: harvester-threshers, tractors, multipurpose machines, seeders, sprayers etc.
General partner of AGRO 2018 was KUHN.
General sponsor of AGRO was TOTAL AGRI.

The group stands of 17 Ukrainian regions (Cherkasy, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, Chmelnyzkyj , Kyiv, Lviv, Mykolaiv, Odessa, Poltava, Rivne, Ternopil, Kharkiv, Kherson, Vinnytsia, Volyn, Zaporizhya, and Zhytomyr) were presented at AGRO 2018. Over 300 national brands of foodstuff and food processing industry were offered at manufacturing prices. Kharkiv region exposition was awarded with the gold medal . On the first day of AGRO 2018, Kyiv region set two new national records - "The coat of arms of Ukraine of the most roses" and "The Biggest potato dumpling”.

The first Ukrainian livestock auction was held within the framework of AGRO 2018. At this unique event everyone who was interested had a chance to bid and to buy rare breeds of farm animals.
Among the auction lots were:
- sheep breeds: Altay (Russia), Askanian (Ukraine), Dorper (South Africa), Edilbay (Kazakhstan), Reshetilov (Russia), Romanov (Russia), Texel (Netherlands)
- goat breeds: Alpine, Saanen, Angora, German Boer, Orenburg, Anglo-Nubian

More than 60 conferences, seminars and meetings were organized by Ukrainian Ministry, Committees, Embassies, associations and companies during the AGRO 2018.
Business program of AGRO 2018

Organic Round Table was traditionally held in the frame of AGRO on June 7. The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL, Switzerland) presented findings of its socio-economic study to assess the development of the Ukrainian organic sector, with emphasis on the sector’s competitiveness and job creation effects, especially in rural areas.

The first International Agro Innovations Forum took place in the frame of AGRO 2018 on June 8. The representatives of innovative enterprises in the USA, France, Israel, China and Ukraine shared their experience of introducing new technologies in the field of precision agriculture and digital agribusiness.

The automobile festival AGRO AUTO SHOW was organized within the framework of AGRO-2018 for the first time. The festival program included presentations of the latest innovations of the Ukrainian car market, test drives of passenger cars and SUVs, as well as a country-style show program. The most popular 14 brands in Ukraine - Citroen, Fiat, Ford, Haval, Hyundai, Jeep, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Peugeot, Renault, Skoda, Subaru, Suzuki, Volkswagen and others – took part in the show and presented more than 100 car models.

On the last exhibition day, for the first time in Ukraine, the Agricultural Investment Evening took place in the framework of AGRO-2018. This exclusive event brought together representatives of international investment companies, financial institutions and Ukrainian agrarian companies.

The exhibition attracted 185,000 visitors incl. 83,000 professional visitors.

The exhibition AGRO 2018 proved once again that Ukraine is the country with strong agribusiness and high traditional farming culture.

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the 31st International Agro-Industrial Exhibition AGRO 2019 from June 4 to 7 in Kiev, Ukraine.

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Reports and Press Releases of AGRO 2018

Investment in the agricultural sector mean investment in the development of the State, says Prime Minister of Ukraine at AGRO 2018
The Head of the Government toured the exposition, talked to representatives of enterprises, farms and emphasized that the agro-complex had long gained the status of the driving engine for the economy of Ukraine.
PDF Download, Information and Communication Department of the Secretariat of the CMU

Presentation of the export portfolio of the Ukrainian agrarian sector at AGRO 2018
PDF Download, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine

Remarks by Ambassador Yovanovitch at USA Pavilion at AGRO 2018
We are very proud, as I think probably all of you are, of American technologies. We think that they are the best in the world, whether it’s soil and plant nutrition to agricultural machinery and equipment, equipment for dairy, pig, and poultry farms, grain handling and storage solutions, oil crops, processing engineering, and logistics. All of this, as you have told me yourself, is in great demand in Ukraine.
PDF Download, U.S. Embassy Kyiv

Catalogue of the USA Pavilion at AGRO 2018
PDF Download

Agrotechnologies from Finland for Ukrainian market
On June 6, in the framework of the AGRO 2018, with the support of the Embassy of Finland, Association «Ukrainian Agribusiness Club», UCABEvent agency and Business Finland, a business meeting was held with a delegation of Finnish companies arrived in Kyiv to establish trade relations with Ukrainian agrarian companies.
PDF Download, UCAB

Seminar zum Thema "Entwicklung der ländlichen Räume – deutsche Erfahrungen" auf der AGRO 2018
Im Rahmen der XXX. Internationalen Messe „AGRO 2018" veranstalteten das Ministerium für Agrarpolitik und Ernährung der Ukraine und APD das Seminar zum Thema "Entwicklung der ländlichen Räume – deutsche Erfahrungen". Weiterhin haben die Projekte des Bilateralen Kooperationsprogramms des Bundesministeriums für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) an einem gemeinsamen Messestand Informationen über die verschiedenen aktuellen Projektaktivitäten bereitgestellt.
PDF Download, press release of APD

Round table “Cow signals” during the Agro 2018
During the exhibition AGRO 2018 on the 8th of June, round table -training program for farmers and dairy enterprises “Cow signals” was organized by the Dutch Ukrainian Dairy Centre (DUDC) with the support of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine and Embassy of the Netherlands in Kyiv.
PDF Download, Dutch Ukrainian Dairy Centre (DUDC)

Panel discussion "Trend Business: Buy Ukrainian" at AGRO 2018
During the large-scale exhibition AGRO 2018, the company "Egritech" held a unique panel discussion "TREND BUSINESS: BUY UKRAINIAN" with politicians, heads of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and representatives of the agrarian and machine-building business.
PDF Download, press release of Egritech

The First Agricultural Investment Evening in the frame of AGRO 2018
On June 8, 2018, in Kiev, on the river liner Rosa Victoria, for the first time in Ukraine, the Agricultural Investment Evening took place in the framework of AGRO 2018 – a unique communication platform for Ukraine with a focus on attracting investments in the field of agrarian industry.

Kansas Department of Agriculture at AGRO 2018
In June, the Kansas Department of Agriculture participated in a trade mission to Ukraine, where the team attended the AGRO 2018 Expo. The trade mission served to identify potential new markets for agricultural machinery which translates to new opportunities for Kansas agribusinesses. The trade mission was organized by KDA and the U.S. Commercial Service.
PDF Download, by Hays Post

Quality used equipment from the US for Ukrainian agricultural producers
AGRO-2018, the largest agricultural expo in Ukraine and Eastern Europe, which took place in Kyiv June 6-9, has come to an end. Over the expo's four days, participants had a chance to explore thousands of units of equipment and hundreds of expo booths. One of those booths was staffed by CTI, the largest dealer of John Deere farm equipment in the state of Kansas, USA.
PDF Download, SP Advisors

Lozova Machinery at AGRO 2018: 10 new solutions for farmers
At AGRO 2018, the largest Ukrainian agricultural machinery producer presented innovative agricultural machinery for all types of agriculture. At the large-scale exposition were presented 10 agricultural implements, which demonstrate technical achievements and complex solutions for the Ukrainian and European markets, meeting the highest farmer demands.
PDF Download, press release of Lozova Machinery

HARP presented super-protected bearings at AGRO 2018
On June 6-9 Kharkiv Bearing Plant (HARP) took part in the largest agricultural exhibition of Ukraine and Eastern Europe AGRO 2018 and presented innovative solutions with super-protection for domestic and foreign agricultural machinery.
PDF Download, press release of HARP

At AGRO 2018 debuted a new line of Ukrainian tractors
Sichaslavsky Tractor Plant (Dnipropetrovsk Region) presented two new tractors "Sicheslav-1104" and "Sicheslav-3204" at AGRO 2018.
PDF Download, National Industrial Portal

A new brand of motor oils debuted in Ukraine at AGRO 2018
Leading Turkish lubricants company OPET presented its brand at the 30th International Agricultural Exhibition AGRO 2018 in Ukraine.
PDF Download,

General sponsor of AGRO 2018 - KUHN

AGRO 2018

The first Ukrainian livestock auction at AGRO 2018

Yugelevator at AGRO 2018


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