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Profile of registrant

International Confederation of European Beet Growers

Identification number in the register: 89930126483-54
Registration date: 26/08/11 13:06:54

The information on this organisation was last modified on 19/08/14 10:40:32
The date of the last annual update was 19/08/14 10:40:32

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: International Confederation of European Beet Growers
Acronym: CIBE
Legal status: ASBL
Website address:


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

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  JORN DALBY
Position: President

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Position: General Secretary

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 111 BOULEVARD ANSPACHLAAN 
P.O. box: 9
Telephone number: (+32) 2 504 60 90
Fax number: (+32) 2 504 60 99
Other contact information: email:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Members of CIBE are national and regional associations. At present CIBE represents sugar beet growers from 18 European beet-producing countries; this includes 160,000 growers from 16 EU countries (Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, the Slovak Republic, Sweden, the United Kingdom) as well as 230,000 growers from 2 non-EU countries (Switzerland and Turkey).

CIBE represents and defends the interests of beetgrowers within the European Institutions and international organisations on fundamental issues such as:

- The EU Sugar Regulation
- The Common Agricultural Policy
- International and bilateral negotiations on free trade agreements
- Agronomic and technical beet issues
- Sugar, sugar by-products and bio-fuel market issues
- Environmental issues
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
Alexander Krick 03/07/14 30/06/15
Matteo IAGATTI 03/07/14 30/06/15
Elisabeth Chavancy Lacoste 03/07/14 30/06/15


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

- CIBE delegates meet to collect and exchange information, present and discuss problems and to draw up common positions
- CIBE represents the beet/sugar sector at the European Institutions (the Commission, the Council, & the Parliament)
- CIBE is a permanent expert observer at the European Farmers association (COPA/COGECA)
- CIBE also holds a seat on the Executive Committee of the World Association of Sugar Beet and Cane Growers (WABCG)

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Budget
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Development
  • Enlargement
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Food Safety
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


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

- CIBE is a permanent expert observer at the European Farmers association (COPA/COGECA)
- CIBE holds a seat on the Executive Committee of the World Association of Sugar Beet and Cane Growers (WABCG)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
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:

CIBE budget is entirely financed by contributions from its members.

Code of conduct

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