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Statement on the treatment of starch products in the EU-Japan FTA

Statement on the treatment of starch products in the EU-Japan FTA 23 January 2018   Further to Starch Europe statement issued on 20 July 2017 on the political agreement concluded between EU and Japan on a Free Trade Agreement, the full text of the agreement was published on 8 December 2017 and Starch Europe has now [...]

2018-01-23T11:37:07+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|

EUBA press release: Five policy asks for a strong European bioeconomy

Press release Five policy asks for a strong European bioeconomy Brussels, 16 November 2017 On the occasion of the EU Bioeconomy Policy Day and of the release of the “Staff Working Document on the review of the 2012 European Bioeconomy Strategy”, the European Bioeconomy Alliance (EUBA) calls for an ambitious revision of the 2012 EU [...]

2017-12-27T13:06:52+00:00 November 17th, 2017|

Starch Europe announces winners of 2016-2017 Safety Awards

Press Release Starch Europe announces winners of 2016-2017 Safety Awards Improving safety practices and achieving a safer working environment is a priority for all EU starch producers. Starch Europe announced today the winners of this year’s safety awards. In 2014, Starch Europe launched the Starch Europe Safety Programme which recognizes the best performing EU starch [...]

2017-12-27T13:18:08+00:00 October 26th, 2017|

The end of EU sugar and isoglucose quotas will benefit all stakeholders

PRESS RELEASE EU sugar and isoglucose production quotas ended on 30 September 2017. At its conference at the Bibliothèque Solvay in Brussels on 17 October, Starch Europe called on all stakeholders to embrace the benefits of this historic development. Speaking at the conference, Starch Europe president, Alain Dufait said ‘As an industry, we find ourselves [...]

2018-01-04T14:02:27+00:00 October 18th, 2017|

Starch Europe regrets Chinese decision on EU potato starch duties

Statement on the decision of the Chinese Minister of Commerce to extend the countervailing duties on exports of EU potato starch to China 15 September 2017 Starch Europe is disappointed by the decision that fails to be supported by hard facts and figures and sound justification. On 15 September 2017, the Chinese Minister of Commerce [...]

2018-01-04T14:05:33+00:00 September 15th, 2017|

Starch Europe statement on EU-Japan political agreement

Starch Europe welcomes the political agreement on EU-Japan Economic Partnership 20 July 2017   On 6 July, the EU and Japan signed a political agreement on an Economic Partnership after 4 years of negotiations. Starch Europe welcomes the agreement and looks forward to  improved access to the Japanese market for EU starch products. Reacting to the [...]

2017-12-27T13:18:08+00:00 July 20th, 2017|
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