Starch Europe Welcomes Sedamyl as a New Member



Brussels, Belgium 13 January 2020 - Starch Europe, the trade association representing the European starch industry, today announced the addition of the Sedamyl Group as a new member.

We are delighted to welcome Sedamyl to the Starch Europe family”, said Jamie Fortescue, Managing Director of Starch Europe. “Starch Europe will always strive to represent the full breadth of EU Starch Producers, and now counts more than 95% of the industry as members. The continued growth of our membership is all the more important as the EU welcomes a new European Commission with an ambitious Green agenda to which the starch industry looks forward to contributing.

Sedamyl Group, is an established European manufacturer of starches, sweeteners, proteins and alcohol, with over 300 employees, and plants in both Italy and the UK.

We are delighted to join this strong organisation,” said Elena Frandino, Managing Director of Sedamyl UK, “and look forward to participating actively in the constructive work being done.




For further information, please contact:


Jamie Fortescue - +32 2 289 67 67 -

Andreas Delvaux - + 32 2 289 67 63 -


Starch Europe is the trade association which represents the interests of the EU starch industry both at European and international level. Its membership comprises 28 EU starch producing companies, together representing more than 95% of the EU starch industry and, in associate membership, 7 national starch industry associations. The European starch industry manufactures over six hundred products including native starches, modified starches, liquid and solid sweeteners as well as oils, proteins and fibres that are used as ingredients and functional supplements in a vast array of food, feed and industrial applications.

January 13, 2020