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Profile of registrant

SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations

Identification number in the register: 68973742523-49
Registration date: 19/10/09 20:33:11

The information on this organisation was last modified on 10/10/14 15:31:06
The date of the last annual update was 10/10/14 15:23:19

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations
Acronym: SACAR
Legal status: AISBL
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Sylvie Mamias
Position: Secretary General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Sylvie Mamias
Position: Secretary General

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 49-51 Rue de Trèves 
P.O. box: 14
Brussels 1040
Telephone number: (+32) 2 736 79 97
Fax number: (+32) 27326766
Other contact information: General email:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: SACAR pursues the following objectives:

- Represent, defend and promote at EU level the general & specific interests of its members (European trade associations representing agri-traders in various agricultural products: processed fruit & vegetables, processed fishery products, sugar, flowers & plants, etc...)

- Monitor and circulation of information to its members on the EU legislation and policy developments in the fields of: international trade, agriculture, food safety, transport, energy, fisheries and customs.

- Permanent link with the institutions of the European Union, the key decision-makers at EU level and other trade associations in the agri-foodstuffs sector, as well as, where necessary, with any other competent international body, with a view to representing and defending the horizontal and sectoral interests of all its Members;
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European
  • global

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

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Caroline Le Grand 14/01/15 12/01/16


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

- International Trade
- Agriculture
- Customs Procedures
- Transport policy
- Energy policy
- Food safety and import controls

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Budget
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Food Safety
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Internal Market
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


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


Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
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:

SACAR's budget is financed only by membership fees.

Code of conduct

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