On our website, we would like to use the services of third-party providers who help us improve our promotional offerings (marketing), evaluate the use of our website (performance) and adapt the website to your preferences (functionality). We need your consent for the use of these services; you can always revoke this consent. You can find information about the services and the chance to reject them under “User-defined.” You can find additional information in our Data Protection Policy.

15 - 18 February 2022 // Nürnberg, Germany

The platform of the BIOFACH / VIVANESS 2021 eSPECIAL is still online as an source of information until August. For this reason, you still will find a few helpful information pages about the eSPECIAL 2021 on the website.

This is what BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2020 had to offer.

back to day overview
BIOFACH Congress

Challenges for Organic sector in light of the trade rules with third countries of the upcoming new EU Organic Regulation Vortragssprache Englisch

In 2020, third country trade rules will be detailed by the secondary legislation. The new import regime for compliance will apply from January 1st, 2021. The current equivalence system will continue until 31/12/23 at the latest. This panel will be a good opportunity to remind the philosophy of the basic act in terms of trade rules and to present the steps to switch from equivalence to compliance.

--- Date: 13.02.2020 Time: 10:00 - 10:45 Location: Room Istanbul, NCC Ost



Antoine Faure

EOCC Vice-President / European Organic Certifiers Council (EOCC)


Tobias Fischer

EOCC General Secretary / European Organic Certifiers Council (EOCC)


Nicolas Verlet

Head of Organic Unit / European Commission, DG Agriculture and Rural...


Dr. Norbert Kolb

Waren-Verein der Hamburger Börse e.V.



Aurélie Quintin

EOCC Representative / European Organic Certifiers Council (EOCC)


The selected entry has been placed in your favourites!

If you register you can save your favourites permanently and access all entries even when underway – via laptop or tablet.

You can register an account here to save your settings in the Exhibitors and Products Database and as well as in the Supporting Programme.The registration is not for the TicketShop and ExhibitorShop.

Register now

Your advantages at a glance:

  • Advantage Save your favourites permanently. Use the instant access – mobile too, anytime and anywhere – incl. memo function.
  • Advantage The optional newsletter gives you regular up-to-date information about new exhibitors and products – matched to your interests.
  • Advantage Call up your favourites mobile too! Simply log in and access them at anytime.