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February 08 2022- at5:53 am GMT+0800

The Australian grains industry values its relationship with Brazil’s malting, brewing and barley industries and will host the Australian malting barley for Brazil information exchange on Tuesday 8th February 2022.

Presented as a live webinar, the session will feature an overview of the 2022 Australian barley industry, insights into the Australian malting barley accreditation program and how to add value when using Australian malting barley.

A Q&A session will include representatives from both Brazil and Australia to discuss ensuring grain quality, reliability, and safety.

To view the full program

Welcome and introduction – Richard Simonaitis, Chief Executive Officer, AEGIC

7:01: OFFICIAL OPENING – Andrew Edge, Chargé d’Affaires – Australian Embassy in Brasília

13:42: An overview of the Australian barley industry – Mary Raynes, Barley Markets Manager, AEGIC

29:00: Australian malting barley accreditation process — value-adding for our customers – Dr Megan Sheehy, Executive Chair, Barley Australia

48:45: Quality assurance of the Australian grains industry – Pat O’Shannassy, Chief Executive Officer, Grain Trade Australia (GTA)

1:01:03: Meeting Brazil’s importing country requirements for barley and other grains – Ian Mortimer, Counsellor Agriculture, Australian Embassy, Chile

1:11:46: Q&A PANEL SESSION – Chaired by Tony Russell, Executive Manager, Grains Industry Market Access Forum (GIMAF)

1:37:22: THANK YOU AND CLOSE – Andrew Edge, Chargé d’Affaires, Australian Embassy in Brasília

Richard Simonaitis, CEO, Centro Australiano de Inovação em Grãos de Exportação (AEGIC)

7:05: ABERTURA OFICIAL Andrew Edge, Encarregado de Negócios na Embaixada da Austrália em Brasília

13:53: Visão geral da indústria de cevada australiana – Mary Raynes, Gerente de Mercados de Cevada, Centro Australiano de Inovação em Grãos de Exportação (AEGIC)

28:42: Processo australiano de certificação da cevada para maltagem – agregação de valor para nossos clients – Dr Megan Sheehy, Presidente Executiva, Barley Australia (BA)

48:24: Garantia de qualidade da indústria australiana de grãos – Pat O’Shannassy, Diretor Executivo, Grain Trade Australia (GTA)

1:01:03: Cumprimento das exigências brasileiras de países importadores para a cevada e outros grãos – Ian Mortimer, Conselheiro de Agricultura, Embaixada da Austrália, Chile

1:11:55: PAINEL DE PERGUNTAS E RESPOSTAS –  Tony Russell, Diretor Geral, Fórum de Acesso ao Mercado da Indústria de Grãos (GIMAF)

1:38:03: AGRADECIMENTOS E ENCERRAMENTO – Andrew Edge, Encarregado de Negócios na Embaixada da Austrália em Brasília

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