Global Summit on Sugar in Guatemala

From June 21st to 28th, 2015, Antigua will be hosting the Council of the International Sugar Organization.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

During the last council held in London, the city of Antigua, Guatemala, was designated as the next site to receive the XLVII Council of the International Sugar Organization.

From a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Guatemala:

The Chairman of the International Sugar Organization, Carlos Raúl Morales said in a speech that "... Guatemala will host the forty-seventh Council to be held in the city of Antigua Guatemala,from June 21 to 28, 2015, sessions to which are added the efforts of the host country to arrive, in parallel, to that which we hope will be the first global summit in the world of sugar, Guatemala 2015: World Sugar Summit, open to everyone, this is what we hope, aspects that contribute to economic, social and environmental success of the Sugar Industry in Guatemala and to its increasingly more firm commitment in the region. "



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