Interlegal was a partner of the 14th International Conference Oil and Fat Industry – 2015
Interlegal was a partner of the 14th International Conference “Oil and Fat Industry – 2015” organized by APK-Inform and held at the Brisrol Hotel, Odessa, on November, 5-6.
Artem Skorobogatov, the associated partner of Interlegal, presented the report “The Traders’ Vital Problems during Land and Sea Trade of Food Oil”. He highlighted the following problems of this marketing year, being essential for traders:
(1) arrests of agricultural cargos at the Ukrainian port due to suspicions of calls at the Crimean ports; and
(2) arrests of sunflower oil at terminals and on board of vessels due to criminal proceedings against the Ukrainian exporters.
The report included also generalization of Interlegal practice upon the corresponding case categories, recommendations upon preventing the risk of traders’ facing similar situations in future, as well as measures taken by traders in case of such situations in order to decrease potential losses upon cargo storage and discharge, vessel detention, cancellation of contracts and possible loss of seized goods due to its forced storage.
The 14th International Conference “Oil and Fat Industry – 2015” gathered over 300 participants hosted by warm and sunny Odessa. Interlegal expresses gratitude to APK Inform for organization of the conference and hopes for further development of our partnership.