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 Luonnosta Finland Oy, a Finnish trading company in the potato and fruit and vegetable sectors. Luonnosta Finland Oy was founded in 1986, and nowadays is the biggest exporter of potatoes and vegetables in Finland. About half of the company´s...
Global knowledge of plant responses to stress is now available in the StressKnowledgeMap to help select varieties fit for climate change
A young creative team from National Institute of biology, led by Prof. Dr. Kristina Gruden is developing the open science application StressKnowledgeMap, to enable breeders and others to fully benefit from the compiled knowledge about the mechanisms underlying plant...
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.