From 8 till 10 of November in the territory of the International Exhibition Center (15, Brovarsky Ave., Livoberezhna underground station, Kyiv) International Agroindustrial Trade Fair «AGROFORUM – 2016» took place in the framework of an intersectoral integrated exposition. Holding of the International Agroindustrial Fair simultaneously with such professional Trade Fairs as «AQUA UKRAINE», «Energy Efficiency. Renewable energy», «CommunTech», «RoadTechExpo», «EuroBuildExpo», «Industrial Ecology», «Power Engineering for Industry» provided the opportunity for participants to demonstrate achievements in the leading interrelated sectors of the economy – agroindustrial complex, water industry, energy, housing and communal services, industrial and construction field.

«Agroforum» Trade Fair
focused on technologies of yield gain this year

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016So, some of the leading manufacturers of chemical industry for agroindustrial complex – «Kazphosphate» LLC and «KazAzot» LLC were first to present at the exposition, which was organized by the National Agency for Export and Investment «Kaznex Invest» of the Ministry on Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Companies «Grodno Azot», JSC and «BNKH Ukraine», PJSC with FI from the Republic of Belarus presented their production also.

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016Among Ukrainian companies that offered production to the visitors in the sector of agricultural chemistry can be noted «Azotphostrade» LLC and «Agrarian» LLC.

The quality of the grain, the possibility of further storage, processing and export are the most important questions of the season. Exhibition visitiors had opportunity to get consultation of specialists of worldwide famous Italian company BONFANTI. Grain drying units with recuperation, developed by the company in close contact with the users of the equipment, ensure the high quality of the dried grain, as well as significant saving of energy: most hot air returned and it is reused in the cycle of drying, which reduces power consumption by up to 35%, in contrast with traditional installations.

One of the most interesting premieres of the Trade Fair
were the novelties at the exposition of the Group of Companies AIS

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016The company has more than 20 years of experience in sales and service of cars and offers more than 400 models of passenger and commercial cars, trucks and buses today. It is pleasant to note that at the Trade Fair «Agroforum-2016» for the first time this well-known company presented their novelties to visitors GAZon NEXT dump truck and a GAZel NEXT van.

«AVERS-Center» company, one of the first in Ukraine, began to repair the fuel injection equipment of diesel engines of cars, trucks, agricultural equipment and is an authorized diesel service Bosch, Delphi, Denso, Stanadyne. This year the company presented at the booth the latest technology of maintenance of pump‑injectors UIS (Unit Injector Systems). The advantage of this system is that between the fuel injection pump and the injectors is missing the pipeline, that allows to provide extremely high injection pressure.

At the booths of the Subsidiary of the State company «Ukrspecexport» – the State Foreign Trade Enterprise «Spetstechnoexport» and the company «Drone.ua» were presented air drones, which have received wide use in agriculture – birdscarer, spraying of small areas, theft protection, creation of field maps, the observation of the uniformity of germination and analysis of the availability of all the essential nutrients in plants, registering the spread of plant diseases, targeted fertilizing or spraying of chemicals etc.

List of Exhibitors

The notable event of business programme was workshop of Representatives of the Eastern Partnership and the EU «Promoting research into innovation in the agri‑food sector» upon the project SUAFRI-EPC of the 7th EU Framework Programme (organizer – Public Organization «Technological Business Incubator «Kharkiv Technologies»). Representatives of the Ministry of Agricultural Policy and Food of Ukraine, the Agricultural Union of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Intelligentsia Consultants Sarl (Luxembourg), Technology Innovation International (Luxembourg), Technology Innovation International (Italy), Dianova A/s (Denmark), faculty of Marine and Environmental Sciences, University of Cadiz (Spain) and other well-known Ukrainian and foreign institutions discussed the current status and trends of agroindustrial complex development, the role of innovation in agri‑food policy of Ukraine, problems of implementation of new technologies in agriculture, the direction of overcoming the gap between research and innovation, innovative potential rise of small and medium agribusinesses, as well as the EU's experience in these matters.

In the framework of the business program the International scientific-practical conference «System management of natural resources» was held (organizer – National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, Scientific and Research Institute of technology, energy and informatization of agroindustrial complex). The topics of presentations were the following: mechanization of animal and biotechnological systems, agricultural machines; engineering and state monitoring of agricultural lands; technical and bioenergetic systems of environmental management; modern technologies of agricultural production.

Ukrainian Steel Construction Center – Association of market participants of steel construction, the members of which are leading manufacturers and distributors of rolled steel, structural steel manufacturing plants, roofing and facade systems, industrial design and scientific organizations, installation and construction companies, held a mini‑conference «Effective technologies of construction of agroindustrial complex objects». Within a framework of the event the advanced solutions were presented in the field of construction and reconstruction of real estate objects for the needs of Ukrainian agrarians. Professionals of the agricultural market and segment of the steel construction could discuss the features and possibilities of use of steel construction in building of the modern agricultural complexes.

This year the total area of the current large-scale interdisciplinary project, which united 362 Ukrainian and famous foreign manufacturing enterprises of various fields of management, amounted 16 000 sq.m. approximately. More than 12 000 professionals obtained maximum information regarding modern technologies and production in various interrelated sectors of the economy: agricultural complex, water industry, energy, housing and communal services, industrial and construction field.

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016

International Agroindustrial Trade Fair AGROFORUM 2016

Field of visitor’s companies activity, %

Plant growing


Agricultural machinery, spare parts, components






Animal and poultry breeding


Storage and packing of agricultural production


Food industry


Forage production


Energy efficiency


Veterinary medicine


Design and assembling


Scientific and educational institutions


State authorities, other authorities


Public organizations





Products which were interesting for visitors, %

Fertilizers, plant protection products


Machinery for products transportation


Agricultural machinery, spare parts, components


Quickly assembled buildings


Energy-saving equipment


Storehouse machinery and equipment


Agricultural production processing equipment


Seed-growing systems