Fecc distributors congress cancelled amid coronavirus

Author: Will Beacham


BARCELONA (ICIS)--Europe's most important distribution conference of the year, the Fecc Congress, has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The event - scheduled to take place 27-29 May in Milan, Italy - is the annual conference organised by the European Association of Chemical Distributors.

In a statement the organisers said: "Under the current, unprecedented circumstances, our top priority lies in ensuring the health of everyone involved in the event, and the developments of the coming months seem rather unpredictable."

The Fecc conference is the latest victim in the spring chemicals conference season which as seen multiple events postponed or cancelled.