In a joint statement Henk van de Bunt, Victam Internationals General Manager and André Oosterveld, President of the Board of the Victam Foundation announced that an Asean feed summit will be held during the next Fiaap, Victam & Grapas Asia event in Bangkok 2014.
The summit for the animal feed industry will be hosted by the local Thai Feed Association, the Ministry of Agriculture, The Department of Livestock and Co-Operatives, The Thai Chamber of Commerce and the Thai Convention and Exhibition Bureau.
The summit will convene at BITEC, the home of the event, and will comprise international forums for Animal Feed Associations together with related Associations from throughout the ASEAN region in order to discuss and determine the future policies and objectives for the industry.
It is expected that the Presidents and Secretary Generals, together with members of these associations will attend and use the summits to prepare for the new ASEAN economic bloc.
Asean is the Association of South East Asian Nations and is a geo-political and economic organizsation of ten countries located in Southeast Asia.
The summits will be sponsored by the Victam Foundation, a charitable trust, in order to promote the interests of these important industries within the Asean markets and throughout Asia.
A second parallel summit in a similar setting is projected for the rice milling and processing sector.
Victam International in Europe
Victam International has announced that the dates for the next Fiaap, Victam & Grapas International event will be 9 – 11 June 2015.
Once again the show will take place at the popular Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany – the venue for the very successful 2011 event.