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Profile of registrant

Danske Slagterier, SA (Danish Bacon and Meat Council)

Identification number in the register: 3839770698-10
Registration date: 01/12/08 14:23:03

The information on this organisation was last modified on 13/01/15 13:47:44
The date of the last annual update was 04/11/14 13:34:27

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Danske Slagterier, SA (Danish Bacon and Meat Council)
Acronym: DS/DBMC
Legal status: Association
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Other similar organisations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Asger Krogsgaard
Position: Chairperson

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Knud Buhl
Position: International Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 3 Axeltorv 
Copenhagen V 1609
Telephone number: (+45) 33 11 60 50
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Danske Slagterier, SA. (Danish Bacon and Meat council)
47-51 Rue du Luxembourg
B - 1050 Bruxelles

Tel: +32 (0)2 230 2705

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Danske Slagterier (DS) is a subsidiary of the general Danish Agricultural Organisation Landbrug & Fødevarer.

Danske Slagterier , Danish Bacon & Meat Council, is the umbrella organisation for the two co-operative slaughterhouses, Danish Crown and TiCan, and the pig farmers who own them. A number of companies related to the industry are also members of DS.

The primary aim of the organisation is to safeguard and promote the interests of pig producers and the pork and bacon industry.

Danske Slagterier's representative office in Brussels is involved in activities related to the objectives of the organization:

- Looking after the interests of its members, e.g. in relation to the European Commission, the European Council and the European Parliament.

- Handling external relations, especially in relation to the Japanese, American, Russian, Korean, Indian and the Philippian market
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Sune Jin Christensen 27/09/14 24/09/15


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

I.e. Agriculture and rural development, consumer affairs, animal health and welfare, trade, food safety, internal market, environment, sustainability, climate change. Please see below (consultations and roadmaps) for further areas.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Budget
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Transport


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Danske Slagterier, SA. is e.g. a member of Clitravi(Liaison Centre for the Meat Processing Industry in the European Union), EFPRA (European Fat Processors and Renderers Association), IMS (International Meat Secretariat) and UECBV (Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et de la Viande).

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 11/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 350000  € - 400000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.