The Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC) is the leading trade association in the agrisupply industry. Formed in October 2003 between the merger of three existing trade associations the AIC has over 300 Members in the agrisupply trade and represents £6.5 billion turnover at farmgate.
The trade association represents a number of sectors within the agrisupply sector including: Animal Feed; Crop Protection and Agronomy; Fertilisers; Grain and Oilseeds; Seed.
AIC Works on behalf of its Members by: Lobbying policy makers and stakeholders; Delivering Information; Providing Trade Assurance; Offering Technical Support.
AIC Members represent the agrisupply industry which provide agricultural inputs into the agricultural and farming sector. The sectors and % representation is shown below:
- Animal Feed 90 %
- Crops Protection and Agronomy 90 % Distributors
- Fertilisers 95 %
- Grain and Oilseeds 90 %
- Seed 80 %
By listening to the various groups of companies within the AIC, AIC has become the voice of the agrisupply industry.
AIC Member companies are fully involved in the working and communication process which ensures that AIC are the leading representative force in these sectors.
The AIC promotes the benefits of modern commercial agriculture in the UK and supports collaboration throughout the foodchain.