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 has signed the EU Code of Conduct for Responsible Food Business and Marketing Practices, a voluntary initiative with which the European potato trade sector commits to contribute and support the transition towards a more sustainable food system that it has...
On 16 October, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) organises the International Food Day. FAO states that the food we choose and the way we consume it affect our health and that of our planet. It has also an impact on the way agri-food systems work. We, the...
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.