Covid-19: the impact of lockdown on international agricultural trade


Covid-19: the impact of lockdown on international agricultural trade

A webinar presented by the IBA Agricultural Law Committee and the Ukrainian Bar Association, supported by the IBA European Regional Forum, the IBA International Commerce and Distribution Committee and the IBA International Trade and Customs Law Committee

in association with

This webinar provides a unique opportunity to discuss current legal issues in agriculture, find solutions to current problems, form the ability to defend rights in the agricultural business, and, of course, share experiences.

We will look at various research and analysis of the impact of the Covid-19 blockade on international agricultural trade all over the world.

Topics include:

  • New challenges for agricultural business and international regulation of trade
  • Export and import restrictions in commodities trade and its effect on sale contracts
  • Quality, safety of goods, regulation of GMO's in agricultural sector, international trade in GMO products


Sönke Lund
Grupo Gispert, Barcelona; Vice Chair, IBA Alternative and New Law Business Structures Committee

Sara Moyo
Honey & Blanckenberg, Harare; Co-Chair, IBA Agricultural Law Section

Priscila Pereira de Andrade

Priscila Pereira de Andrade
International Institute for the Unification of Private Law - UNIDROIT, Rome

Daniela Corona

Daniela Corona
Luiss Guido Carli University, Rome

ens Karsten

Jens Karsten
KWG Rechtsanwälte, Brussels

Ivan Kasynyuk
AGA Partners, Kyiv

Andriana Martyniv
Martyniv Law Firm, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Kiev

Adeniji Oni

Adeniji Oni
Niji Oni & Co, Lagos