At the meeting of the Group of vegetable oil manufacturers within the framework of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia held in November, Srđan Popov, Victoriaoil Operations Director, was elected as Group chairman. This Group is a part of the Association of Food Industry of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia, and in the same month the Operations Director of our oil refinery was elected deputy chairman of its board.
The fourth International Danube Soya Congress Sustainable Soya – Sustainable Europe organized by the Danube Soya Association and the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary was held on November 24 and 25 in Budapest.
An international workgroup was held in Skopje on November 8 and 9 as part of the Support to the Establishment and Advancement of Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) in Western Balkan Countries and the Republic of Moldova project, implemented by the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe, and supported by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety. The Register is a European record of industrial plants from the standpoint of environmental protection.
The international conference SEE ENERGY - Connect&Supply 2016 organized by SERBIO, the National Agency for Biomass, was held on November 15 and 16 in Novi Sad, with the goal of promoting the use of biomass for thermal energy production and the networking of all actors involved in the renewable energy sources (RES) sector.
Victoria Logistic has prepared a new company catalog with short description of its business activities and services portfolio offered to comapny's clients and business partners.
You can download the brochure here.
The introduction of standards and the vertical integration of agriculture is imperative in the process of domestic agricultural development and its positioning on the market of the European Union – this was one of the conclusions on the first day of the “Food for Europe” (“Hrana za Evropu”) forum.
The Veterinary Institute Subotica commissioned a state-of-the-art robotic palletizing system within the animal feed production plant. A robotic palletizing system is a set of devices used for sorting bags onto a pallet and preparing a loaded pallet for transportation. The goal of this investment was to speed up the sorting and stretching process and to reduce and relieve the workforce in the actual process of sorting and preparing the pallets. In comparison with the previous system of manual sorting, the process itself has become almost twice as fast.
Victoria Group is among top 10 exporters in Serbia according to the report of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Serbia and the data from the Customs Administration. The Group took the ninth position with the export value of €126.1 million in the first nine months of this year.
The Turkey–Serbia–Bosnia Business Forum, organized by the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia and Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina took place in Istanbul, on October 26. Around 100 companies from these three countries participated in the forum and most of them were the representatives of the agriculture and food, energetic and transport sectors.
In Serbia, grain crops (wheat, barley, rye, triticale, durum wheat) are sown on between a 450,000 and 600,000 hectare area on average each autumn.