Report on the results of
XI International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM – 2014

Organizer of the event: International Exhibition Centre
The event traditionally was held by the support of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.

From 4 to 7 November 2014 in the International Exhibition Center, under support of relevant ministries, government agencies and associations a set of authoritative professional activities covering leading sectors of the economy — agriculture, water industry, energy, housing and communal services, industrial and building sector, took place.

According to the Order of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine from 02.06.2014, № 56 "About carrying out exhibitions and fairs in 2014" International Agricultural Trade Fair "AGROFORUM 2014" was included in the list of domestic and foreign exhibitions and fairs to be held in 2014 with the participation of Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.

Comprehensive exposition including XІI International Water Forum "AQUA UKRAINE", XIІ International Trade Fair "CommunTech", Agricultural Trade Fair "Agroforum", VII International Trade Fair "Energy Efficiency. Renewable Energy", V International Trade Fair "RoadTechExpo", IV International Trade Fair "EuroBuildExpo" and II International Trade Fair "Industrial Ecology" was located on the area of about 12,000 sq.m. size and presented more than 300 participating companies. International specialized exhibitions and industrial events, particularly, the VI International Investment Business Forum on energy efficiency and alternative energy, were attended by more than 7,000 professionals.

It is known that the agricultural sector is one of the most promising and attractive for investment in the economy of Ukraine and that agrobusiness is able to provide growth of national wealth and productive capital.

The widespread introduction of new energy-saving technologies, alternative energy sources, increasing the number of companies engaged in the cultivation of organic food – these were the issues Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine Mr. Ihor Shvaika highlighted in his opening speech in honor of the opening of the event.

A peculiarity of this year's show was the popularization of alternative energy sources use, trying to draw attention to the issue of energy and resources. Therefore is was not surprising that the expositions of heat power equipment, industrial and household power plants were especially popular among visitors.

The exposition included companies offering grain drying, grain elevator, grain-cleaning complexes and equipment, facilities for the fat and oil industry, fast-built structures for grain storage, magnetic-impulse installations for the are prevention and elimination of loose materials chocking-up in storage hopper, weighting equipment, and as the final part of the cycle, equipment and materials for the preparation of seed for the new season.

Traditionally the trade fair included enterprises — suppliers of agricultural machinery for soil cultivation, sowing, harvesting and spraying, components and spare parts for agricultural machinery, fastening systems, wheels, discs, tyres of foreign and Ukrainian production.

When transporting agricultural and forestry products, especially over long distances, the determinative factor is the volume and the optimal weight of an empty truck. Consequently effective was presentation of companies manufacturing curtainsiders, refrigerating and dump semi-trailers, trailers and bodies, grain hoppers, container carriers, BDF trailers; agricultural machinery bodybuilding.

The attention of specialists was attracted to the stands of the companies offering products for animals and birds keeping and feeding, for harvesting and feed storage, specialized equipment for feeding factories and workshops, household feed shredders.

Traditionally the specialized exhibitions are held it the end of the year due to the period of summarizing, identifying areas for development, renewal of the machinery and equipment, the introduction of modern scientific and technological achievements, and that is especially true of energy saving and environmental technologies.

Statistic data on Trade Fair

Geography of visitors, %

Central regions of Ukraine
(Vinnytsa, Zhytomyr, Kyiv, Kirovograd, Poltava, Sumy, Cherkasy, Chernihiv)


Eastern regions of Ukraine
(Zaporizhzhya, Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Luhansk, Kharkiv)


Southern regions of Ukraine
(Mykolaiv, Odesa, Kherson)


Western regions of Ukraine
(Volyn, Zakarpattya, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Rivne, Ternopil, Khmelnytsky, Chernivtsi)


Foreign countries
(Belarus, Czech Republic, France, United Kingdom)


International Agroindustrial Trade Fair «AGROFORUM 2014»

Position Structure of Visitors

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Field of a Company’s Activity

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Topics Interesting to Visitors

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