During the latest decades, the power relations in the food supply chain have changed, leading to a progressive concentration of food manufacturers and retailers in the market and to a shift in bargaining power, mostly to the detriment of primary producers. In particular, the existence of Unfair Trading Practices (UTPs) disrupts the functioning of the food supply chain.

The event will take place in Brussels at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on June 22nd. Further information at http://www.eesc.europa.eu/?i=portal.en.events-and-activities-fairer-agro-chain