Meeting with Director General of the National Food Agency

Meeting with Director General of the National Food Agency

On March 10, 2015 the Director General of National Food Agency, Mr. Stig Orustfjord, called on Ambassador at her request.  He briefed her about his recent visit to India on February 18, 2015 as the leader of the Swedish Food Security delegation.  The Swedish delegation shared best practices in the fields of food security, supply chain management and ways to reduce wastage with representatives of the Indian food industry and the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India.  His delegation included Swedish companies like Tetrapak, Tempix, Billerud Korsnäs, DeLaval and Petainer which have expertise relevant to safe food production and supplies.
 
He and the Ambassador discussed follow up actions to be taken with regard to this visit including a possible bilateral MOU between the Food Security agencies of the two countries.