Vopak Terquimsa has participated in Barcelona at the 7th edition of the international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016”.

03 October 2016

Vopak Terquimsa has participated this week in Barcelona at the 7th edition of the international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016”. These meetings, organized by leading Ukrainian agribusiness consultancy APK-INFORM, have the aim to address the growing market of the European Union of vegetable oils in general and in Spain in particular.

In the meeting celebrated in Wednesday, Josep Sumoy, Sales Manager of Vopak Terquimsa, gave a presentation of the company to the audience. Sumoy said “our strategic position in the facilities of the Port of Tarragona and the Port of Barcelona, could be either a starting point in which companies can store or distribute raw materials to be used at the beginning of the production chain, or its products to reach anywhere where they are needed, and contribute to the development and welfare of society.”

Thursday, attendees had the opportunity to visit the facilities of Vopak Terquimsa at the Port of Barcelona, where the company has more than 200,000 m3 capacity, with a part dedicated to the storage of food products. In this terminal will begin soon the works for the installation and operation of a European gauge railway charger for the receipt and transshipment of liquid bulk cargo by rail.

Aspects such as latest trends vegetable oil consumption, insurance and preservation of its quality, increasing competition in a global market, as well as logistical issues or influence the oil market have been discussed in the conference. A total of 350 attendees, from over 27 different countries around the world, have taken part in international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016” held at the Hotel Majestic in Barcelona.

Vopak Terquimsa has participated this week in Barcelona at the 7th edition of the international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016”.

Vopak Terquimsa has participated this week in Barcelona at the 7th edition of the international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016”.

Vopak Terquimsa has participated this week in Barcelona at the 7th edition of the international conference “Oilseeds & Oils-2016”.