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AGRANA Annual General Meeting votes to increase dividend

The 29th ordinary Annual General Meeting of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today voted to increase the dividend from €3.60 to €4.00 per share for the 2015|16 financial year. “Following the positive earnings in 2015|16 and in expectation of a moderate increase in earnings in the current financial year,...

AGRANA plans strategic partnership with the shareholders of Serbian company Sunoko via majority participation

In order to implement a strategic partnership with the shareholders of Serbian company Sunoko d.o.o., AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG has signed a term sheet with regard to achieving agreement about majority participation. The next step consists of due diligence processes. The conclusion of the...

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CEO Johann Marihart elected President of the European Association of Sugar Producers (CEFS) for a further two years

During the Annual General Assembly in Vienna, Johann Marihart, CEO of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG, was reelected President of the Association of the European Sugar Industry, CEFS, for the next two years. Johann Marihart, who has been holding this position for the last 15 years already, on his...

AGRANA expands Group EBIT to € 129.0 million

Positive outlook – Dividend increase to € 4.00

AGRANA posts higher consolidated EBIT for 2015|16; Dividend proposal of € 4.00

In its 2015|16 financial year (1 March 2015 to 29 February 2016), AGRANA achieved an operating result (EBIT) of € 129.0 million, higher than that of the prior year (2014|15: € 121.7 million). Group revenue of € 2.477.6 million remained comparable with the prior period (2014|15:  € 2,493.5...

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AGRANA improves operating profit in third quarter of 2015|16 and confirms full-year forecast, with EBIT up slightly from prior year

Group revenue of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG was steady in the first nine months of the 2015|16 financial year at € 1,908.0 million (Q1-Q3 prior year: € 1,914.4 million). While profit for the period, at € 108.8 million in the first three quarters, was still off 12.5% year-on-year, EBIT in the third...

AGRANA raises EBIT guidance for 2015|16

AGRANA now forecasts a slight increase in operating profit (EBIT) for its 2015|16 financial year (1 March 2015 to 29 February 2016) in comparison to the prior year (2014|15: € 121.7 million).Due to higher forecast prices for bioethanol and a balanced result in the Sugar segment, the EBIT...

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Results for first half of 2015|16 (ended 31.08 2015): AGRANA raises Group forecast for full year – Attractive business results in Starch segment

Group revenue of € 1,263.5 million (H1 prior year: € 1,285.2 million) marginally lower than in first half of 2014|15 for price reasonsOperating profit (EBIT) at € 68.7 million still significantly below year-earlier level (H1 prior year: € 87.0 million), but second quarter already up slightly...

AGRANA's solid first half drives more optimistic outlook for full year 2015|16

In the first half of 2015|16 (the six months to 31 August 2015) AGRANA achieved operating profit (EBIT) of € 68.7 million (H1 prior year: € 87.0 million). Group revenue in the first six months of 2015|16 was € 1,263.5 million, a decrease of 1.7% from one year earlier.While EBIT in the Sugar...

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AGRANA and GaultMillau award title "Chef of the Year 2016" to Konstantin Alexander Filippou

The Chef of the Year 2016 is KONSTANTIN ALEXANDER FILIPPOURestaurant Konstantin Filippou, Dominikanerbastei 17, ViennaKonstantin Alexander Filippou has long enjoyed a reputation in the industry as a brilliant master of the culinary arts. He knows how to create the finest dishes for his guests...