|Employees' organisations||Employers' organisations|
|European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions||European Committee of Sugar Manufacturers|
Social dialogue in this sector covers:
In Europe, the sugar industry employs some 37,000 workers and indirectly generates 180,000 more jobs (farmers, subcontractors, transport).
The main challenge facing the sector is massive restructuring stemming from legislative changes in the context of globalisation.
The Committee is currently focusing on:
Check the library entries for this sectoral social dialogue committee.
See also "European sectoral social dialogue – recent developments" (2010 brochure).