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We are pleased to announce the 2016 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange will take place

Indianapolis, Indiana | August 30 – September 1, 2016

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and the Midwest Shippers Association (MSA) are once again teaming up to host their signature event known for its value as well as its exclusive access to qualified international buyers.

The U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange | MSA Midwest Specialty Grains Conference & Trade Show is the premiere global soy and grain trade event that you don’t want to miss!

The event will take place at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis.

The U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange is USSEC’s biggest event of the year, bringing together international trade teams and U.S. Soy industry representatives for key discussions and personal networking. Last year, carefully selected delegates from 55 countries participated in this unique opportunity. In 2016, USSEC is expecting a large international presence of qualified buyers from both the feed and food sectors.

 

USSEC

U.S. soybean export council

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) is the international marketing arm of the U.S. Soy family. We are a dynamic partnership of key stakeholders representing U.S. soybean producers, processors, commodity shippers, merchandisers, allied agribusinesses and agricultural organizations.

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Midwest Shippers Association

Midwest shippers association

The Midwest Shippers Association (MSA) is a regional trade association cooperative that serves to promote marketing, and facilitate shipping and delivery of Specialty Grains to consumers and the food industry worldwide.

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The Event

Only the 2016 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange | MSA Midwest Specialty Grains Conference & Trade Show will provide attendees with exclusive access and opportunities to build relationships with international buyers.
 
Last year, carefully selected delegates from 55 countries participated in this unique opportunity. In 2016, USSEC is expecting a large international presence of qualified buyers from both the feed and food sectors.

Last Year's Numbers

722 Participants
55 Countries Represented
310 Buyers Attended
$2.3 Billion in Business Transacted

Access to USSEC-Hosted Teams of International Buyers includes:

Trade Team Invitational – The 2016 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange | MSA Midwest Specialty Grains Conference & Trade Show will feature a full day Trade Team Invitational. No other event will allow exclusive access to this number of qualified international buyers.

The event will feature a NETWORKING reception at a local point of interest.

A second reception allowing even more face-to-face time with buyers.

Onsite private rooms available for side meetings.

Scheduled networking times on the trade show floor.

who should attend:

North American grain and oilseed industry exporters and agribusiness officials.

International buyers and traders of the best premium food and commodity soybeans, grains and other commodities.

Ocean, rail, trucking transportation, shipping & logistics industry company representatives and officials.

Grain elevator managers and directors.

Farmer producers and state and national agricultural organization leaders.

State and federal transportation and agriculture agency government officials.

University transportation and agriculture research institution representatives.

YOU!

 

2016 SCHEDULE

We have a variety of activities available including conference programs, networking opportunities, receptions and more! View the full schedule of events for the 2016 conference here.

 

JW MARRIOTT INDIANAPOLIS

10 S West Street  Indianapolis  Indiana  46204  USA 

Considered the crown jewel of Indianapolis, the JW Marriott Indianapolis Downtown is a landmark. This luxury hotel in Downtown Indianapolis soars 33 stories above the city and boasts one of the largest Marriott ballrooms in the world, offering more than 103,000 sq ft of meeting, banquet and exhibit space, as well as two full-service restaurants.

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Participation opportunities

Attendee
Free

Attend conference programs, enjoy designated meals and receptions, and network with more than 250 international trade team soy and grain buyer representatives from 50 countries. See registration details for standard, member and special rates.

ATTENDEE rates start at $595.00
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Exhibitor
Free

Our 2015 trade show is an excellent opportunity for international trading companies and suppliers to our industry to meet, network and conduct business with influential decision makers in the global soy, grain and food industry. See registration details.

EXHIBITOR packages start at $1,595.00
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Sponsor
Free

U.S. Soybean Export Council and Midwest Shippers Association offer sponsorship opportunities at Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze levels. Sponsorships include high visibility in our conference, promotional and information materials and discount benefits. See registration for details.

SPONSORSHIPS start at $4,500.00
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2015 Exhibitors

Agniel Commodities

Agri Port Services

Buhler, Inc.

Grain Millers, Inc.

International Feed

Minnesota Department of Agriculture

Minnesota Department of Education

Nordic Dry Desiccants

Prince Rupert Port Authority

Satake USA Inc.

SB&B Food

SK Food International

SGS

SunOpta

Zeeland Farm Services, Inc.

Midwest Shippers Assoc.

USSEC

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 2015 SPONSORS