Expert Discussion "Agribusiness: Battle for Value"


The Event was organized jointly with member company Top Lead and agricultural online-media


  • Andy Hunder, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine
  • Stanislav Shum, CEO & Founder, Top Lead
  • Vladimir Osadchuk, Co-Chair of the Chamber Agricultural Committee, General Director, Noble Resources Ukraine
  • Serhiy Vovk, Co-Chair of the Chamber Infrastructure Committee, Director, Centre for Transport Strategies
  • Anatolii Amelin, Director of Economic Programs, Ukrainian Institute for the Future
  • Aleksander Baskov, Senior Sustainability Consultant, Baker Tilly
  • Artem Belenkov, Director, SmartFarming
  • Larysa Bondarieva, Deputy Chairman of the Board, Credit Agricole
  • Yuliya Kyrpa, Partner, AEQUO Law Firm

The discussion was devoted to the following topics: 

  • Opportunities in export of wheat processing products
  • Key tendencies and challenges on grain market
  • Using data to improve agricultural efficiency
  • Ukraine as a global supermarket for organic products
  • Agrologistics: challenges and solutions
  • Sustainable development and greenhouse gas emissions
  • Impact of currency liberalization on the development and financing of agricultural sector
  • Main trends in financing of agribusiness


The highlight of the event was a presentation of the 6th edition of the Infographic Report "Agribusiness of Ukraine". The report is an analytical publication that presents complex aspects of agricultural sector functioning and contains up-to-date data on Ukrainian and world agricultural markets.