No question of breaking down the dynamics of the States general of the food desired by the president and Emmanuel Macron. All the actors of the food chain, are thus given by appointment, Tuesday 14 November, to sign a commitment charter. After multiple rewrites, the text became consensual, was adopted.
Time was pressing because this charter is to guide commercial negotiations between industry and distribution which, as each year began on the 1st of November. This time, the spirit of the States-general of food first project completed by the end of September focused on the creation and better distribution of value in the agri-food sector, had to blow on the discussions that are often heated. As Mr. Macron announced on 11 October that he would legislate on these issues, that in the first half of 2018.