EUROPATAT, the European Potato Trade Association, comprises both national associations and individual companies involved in the trade of seed, ware and early potatoes throughout Europe. Its members include a wide range of traders (including breeders, distributors, storers, packers, importers and exporters) delivering seed potatoes to farmers, as well as raw material to the food industry, packed potatoes to the retailers and food service sector. Europatat, is an international non-profit association established under Belgian legislation (1919). Europatat is registered in the EU register of interest representatives under n° 16057181340-75.
This website will guide you through the main aspects of our organisation: its mission and objectives, its structure, its main activities and publications. The members’ area provides further info on the Association’s activities and contains the Europatat Circulars.
Europatat warmly welcomes Udapa, one of the top 5 potato traders and packers in the Spanish market. Udapa is a cooperative formed by farmers, business managers and a credit entity. It was founded in 1993 with the goal of innovating, improving and professionalising...
Brexit is having a significant impact on trade in seed potatoes between the European Union (EU) and Great Britain (GB). Since 1 January 2021, the EU no longer allows the import of seed potatoes from GB due to the lack of an agreement over equivalence of the pertinent...
Members of Europatat benefit from a wide range of services and advantages enabling them to get a grip on the many regulatory challenges that face the potato sector today: trade barriers, increasing concerns over food safety and sustainability, labelling, etc.
Read more on what Europatat can mean for your company and how you can strengthen the potato trade.