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OUR LATEST NEWS
SUGAR BEET IN THE EU
22 May
CIBE PRESS RELEASE:

"European sugar beet growers call on the European Commission to ensure legal clarity and market stability on the EU sugar market up to 2020""As from 1st January 2014, a new CAP has entered into force, the analysis of this context and its constraints and consequences up to 30th September 2017..."

01 Oct
CIBE-CEFS-EFFAT-ANNOUNCEMENT:

"Members of European beet sugar chain sign up for joint sustainability partnership"

"The European beet growers (CIBE), sugar producers (CEFS) and trade unions of the food and agriculture sector (EFFAT) have formalised a landmark agreement to jointly highlight and report on representative Good Practices of sustainable production of beet sugar in the EU...

 

 
The 300,000 sugar beet growers represented by CIBE produce on average just under 20 million tonnes of white sugar per year from around 2 million hectares, intended mainly for the 600 million inhabitants of the CIBE member countries.
           
 

 

 
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CALENDAR
20 Aug
START DATES FOR THE 2014 SUGAR BEET CAMPAIGN - NFU SUGAR (UK)

 

The following table shows when all four sites in the UK will be fully open for the reception of sugar beet for the start of the 2014 sugar beet campaign.

15 Aug
FEUCHT WARMES WETTER BEGÜNSTIGTE DEN ZUWACHS – RRV BONN (DE)

 

Häufige Niederschläge und überdurchschnittliche Wärme haben den Rübenertragszuwachs enorm gefördert. Gleichzeitig ist in den vergangenen vier Wochen der Zuckergehalt um 2% ayf 14,62% augestiegen.

 
In October 2013, the  European Beet Growers  (CIBE), sugar producers  (CEFS)  and trade unions  of the  food and  agriculture  sector  (EFFAT)  have  formalised  a  landmark  agreement  to  jointly  highlight and report on  representative  Good Practices of  sustainable production of beet sugar in the EU.
           
 

 

Throughtout the year, CIBE organise meetings, such as General Assembly or Congress which allow to share information between its Members and discuss several topics.

 

CIBE's Staff also attends several external events.

 

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