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Starts

Oct 21, 2013

Ends

Oct 23, 2013

Location

United States

Join close to 1,000 oilseed and grain importers and exporters at the must-attend Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit (formerly the Soy & Grain Trade Summit), October 21-23, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, MN. 

What issues will be covered in the 2013 agenda?

  • Shifts in trade flows and emerging trends in the global oilseed and grains supply chain

  • New developments in vegetable oil usage for food, fuel and industrial applications

  • New oil traits: addressing the needs of the supply chain

  • New tools for managing grain and oilseed price risk

  • Burgeoning demand for vegetable meal and feed grain usage in the aquaculture industry

In addition to expanded content, an exciting line-up of speakers will share their insights on a range of key issues for the industry:

  • Keynote Speaker: Carl Casale, President and CEO, CHS Inc. who will address Staying Relevant in a Rapidly Changing World
  • Thomas Mielke, Editor-in-Chief, OIL WORLD Publications will present his Global Meat and Veg Oil Outlook
  • New Processing Technologies for Ag Commodities
  • Bluford (Blu) Putnam, Managing Director and Chief Economist, CME Group will speak on the Impact of Global Financial Markets on Global Agriculture

Who Should Attend?

  •  Input providers
  • Service providers
  • Handlers and intermediaries
  • Producers, processors
  • Transportation



    • Animal feed, food, biofuel and bio-industrial manufacturers
    • Animal protein and aquaculture producers
    • Plant operations management
    • Industry trade associations
    • Governmental agencies and academia