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Global Acetate Manufacturers Association

Identification number in the register: 63323472608-78
Registration date: 12/11/2009 10:28:39

The information on this entity was last modified on: 20/04/2015 14:38:13
The date of the last annual update was: 20/04/2015 14:38:13
Next update due latest on: 20/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Global Acetate Manufacturers Association


501 C6 organisation (US not for profit organisation)

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Trade and business associations

    Contact details

Lexington Avenue, 355
15th floor
New York 10017

(+001) 2122972122

Avenue Jules Bordet 142
Brussels 1140

(+32) 27611616

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Alfons Westgeest

Executive Director

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Dani Kolb

General Manager

    Goals / remit

The goal of the Association is to provide information and support to its members’ efforts in the development and enhancement of the use of cellulose acetate and of products made therefrom. To this end, GAMA, in particular, will:
- fight illicit trade in tobacco products by closely working with law enforcement agencies and other entities in the supply chain as appropriate;
- monitor, assemble and disseminate relevant statistics;
- study and promote research and scientific study in the field of cellulose acetate including, but not limited to, tow, filament and flakes;
- cooperate with national and international authorities on subjects of interest to this sector of industry;
- generate interest in and promote generally the value of cellulose acetate;
- pursue such other goals and objectives as are customary in similar non-profit associations


    Specific activities covered by the Register

SCOEL: Proposal for OEL for Acetic Acid
Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU







    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

25%: 2



In total 2 persons are engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Register (Dani Kolb, Nicolas Fuentes Colomer). But these individuals are not working full time for GAMA.

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Competition
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Public Health

    Membership and affiliation

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

< 9,999 €

No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.

The financial declaration includes the amounts of contracts with Kellen Europe, registered Association Management Company.

This registration is calculated according to the SEAP guidelines.

    Code of conduct

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

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
SEAP Code of Conduct