Dubnotech” is a member of the Union of Dairy Enterprises of Ukraine.
Recently, the director of the company “Dubnotech” Olexandr Prybolotnyy adopted the decision of the labor collective, joining the Union of Dairy Enterprises of Ukraine.
“The Union covers almost all the leading representatives of this industry in Ukraine and not only. Membership in it expands the possibilities of Dubnotech LLC in cooperation with members of the union and other milk processing enterprises of Ukraine and abroad. I think our company has something to share with colleagues and it’s time to join this community, “said Olexandr Prybolotnyy.
Some facts from the history:
In September 2001, the Union of Dairy Enterprises of Ukraine was established with the status of a non-profitable professional organization (hereinafter referred to as the Union) in order to overcome the crisis and negative phenomena that had developed in the milk and dairy products market.
The initiators of the creation of the Union were the most famous enterprises – OJSC Galakton, Pavlograd Milk, Yagotynsky Butter Plant, Kupyansk Milk Cannery, Kharkiv Dairy Plant, Lustdorf and others. In addition, the founders included enterprises for the production of packaging materials “Tetra Pak Ukraine”, “Elopak Fastov.” Later, the members of the Union were OJSC “Kovel-Moloko”, the Ukrainian-French company “Laktalis-Ukraine”, “Wimm-Bill-Dann” Ukraine, Buchach Cheese Factory, “Inter Food”, “Favorit”, Ternopil Dairy Factory, “Agrana Fruit Ukraine” LLC (Vinnitsa), “Khr. Khansen of Ukraine” LLC (Denmark), Danone (France), GK Khan (Germany) and many others, associate members – National University of Food technologies, Odessa National Academy of Food Technologies, Sumy National Agrarian University, National Agrarian University.
According to the Charter of the Union the most important tasks are:
- organization of interaction with legislative and executive bodies of various levels;
- coordination of interaction between dairy enterprises and enterprises of other industries;
- assistance in establishing effective relations with interested agencies, organizations, foreign partners, scientific institutions;
- participation in the development and realization of comprehensive targeted programs for the development of the dairy industry;
- elimination of existing differences of interests of enterprises;
- participation in the process of improving the regulatory framework for processing, marketing and production of milk and dairy products;
- development of integration and cooperation connections with other public or industrial organizations;
- promoting the creation and improvement of uniform “rules of the game” in the milk market;
- providing enterprises with information (analysis of production and market, new technologies, recommendations on the use of ingredients, etc.);
- participation in exhibitions and holding of quality contests;
- organization of training and internships for specialists, including abroad;
- conducting scientific-practical, thematic seminars and conferences.
Since its inception, the Union has been closely cooperating with the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Committees of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation, the Ukrainian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the State Service of Ukraine on food safety and consumer protection, the State Regulatory Service of Ukraine, other executive authorities, the Federation of Employers of Ukraine, the Council of national producers associations, academic institutions, universities, and other professional and social associations and organizations.
The Union takes a direct part in the preparation, improvement and implementation of a number of legislative documents aimed at developing the food market, rational use of the resource potential of the agro-industrial complex, increasing the competitiveness of products, developing state standards, harmonizing them with international ones, improving financial and credit, price and tax policies.
Representatives of the Union are members of the Working Group on the problems of the development of the livestock sector, the Council of Entrepreneurs under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Public Council under the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, the Export Promotion Council under the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and the Council of Exporters under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
An important activity of the Union is to promote the creation of civilized market conditions for the production and sale of products, the elimination of unfair competition and falsified products in the domestic market. With the financial support and with the participation of the Union, other state standards and regulatory documents working in the field of milk production and processing are being developed. The Union is a member of the Technical Committee for Standardization “”Milk, meat and processed products” (TC 140). Seminars, scientific and practical conferences, round tables, including international ones, organized by the Union, attract the attention of specialists, help to develop joint approaches to solve the most important problems in the dairy industry, the adoption of legislative acts aimed at implementing reforms in the agro-industrial complex. Constant monitoring of the regulatory and legal framework is under way, the processes of preparation of the most important documents in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, the Government and other executive bodies are monitored. In its work, the Union cooperates with specialized universities, academies, international organizations, which makes it possible to freely access international standards, legislative acts, scientific developments, methods, marketing research, which allows to speed up work on harmonization of the Ukrainian regulatory and legal framework in the dairy sector, modernization and development of the dairy industry in accordance with the requirements of the European Union and the World Trade Organization. The Board of Directors of the Union approved the Code of Conduct of the Participants of the Union of Dairy Enterprises of Ukraine, which was approved by the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine. The governing body of the Union is the Board of Directors, which reviews quarterly issues of the industry. The executive body is the Presidium of the Union. Annually the Presidium of the Union reports to all participants on the performance of the work and determines the future directions for the next year.