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The International Grain Trade Coalition

The International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC) is a not-for-profit association. Its purpose is to provide representation and share expertise on the commercial requirements and economics of the world's food, feed and processing industries. 

The IGTC’s overarching objective is to achieve a market and regulatory environment supportive of trade that avoids disruptions in the international trade of grain, oilseeds, pulses and derived products. 

Trade associations and councils around the world working to support trade of grains, oilseeds, pulses and other agri-bulks join forces under the guidance of their more than 8000 members in 85 countries who are Corporate Stakeholders in IGTC.

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Participate in the IGTC


For-profit entities supporting IGTC are welcome to be identified as IGTC Corporate Stakeholders and help guide our work. Trade associations and Councils working to support international trade of grains, oilseeds, pulses and other agri-bulks are welcome to apply for IGTC membership. IGTC also seeks partnership with governmental bodies, other international interest groups and academic institutions. Please contact us at: Secretariat@IGTCglobal.org to begin your participation with IGTC.  

Latest News

12.10.2020 New grain trade information resources approved on Low Level Presence (LLP)
IGTC has approved new advocacy resources dedicated to the need to manage and reducing the potential for Low Level Presence (LLP) of safety-assessed GM events in the supply chain that occur when there are gaps in timing of product approvals between exporting and importing countries. This is a joint collaborative effort across the grain trade, with a first communication being sent to the Western  Western Hemisphere Agricultural Group (Ag5). Read more here.

01.10.2020 IGTC welcomes new Russian Federation member association, RUSGRAIN UNION in the mission to contribute to global food security and economic development through trade
RUSGRAIN UNION, the Russian Union of Grain Exporters has joined IGTC as its newest Member Association. Established in 2019, RUSGRAIN UNION brings together more than 70% of grain export operations in the Russian Federation. RUSGRAIN UNION is a leading resource for both private sector actors and Russian legislators, providing support for the forwarding of grain and legumes of Russian origin on international markets; improving coordination among grain exporters and government authorities; implementing global best practices on grain processing and quality; assisting in the development of specialized laboratories; and use of digital technologies and information systems.

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