The International Hop Growers’ Convention
(IHGC) has been set up
to safeguard the common interests of hop growers and hop merchants
worldwide. The IHGC secretariat
deals with the day to day business such as the meetings preparatory work, keeping of
liaison with member organizations and stakeholders for joint activities
(resolutions) and IHGC Compliance rules.
Within its information management it is acting as a central agency
in a global hop industry for
exchange of relevant literature, project documents and other
publications among its member organizations and companies.