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Substantial decline in EBIT in the first quarter of 2018|19

Group guidance for the full year confirmedIn the first quarter of 2018|19 (1 March to 31 May 2018), AGRANA’s operating profit (EBIT) amounted to € 37.0 million (Q1 2017|18: € 69.8 million). The significant decline was due to lower selling prices for sugar and isoglucose as…


AGRANA: significant EBIT growth in 2017|18 financial year

Operating profit (EBIT) up across all segments; Outlook: significant reduction in EBIT ahead Revenue: € 2,566.3 million (up 0.2%; prior year: € 2,561.3 million) Operating profit (EBIT): € 190.6 million (up 10.6%; prior year: € 172.4 million) All segments contributed to the…

SUNOKO negotiations placed on hold

AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG and Agri Europe Cyprus Ltd., Limassol|Cyprus, today agreed to place the negotiations on the acquisition of the Serbian sugar company Sunoko d.o.o., Novi Sad|Serbia, on hold. The reason behind this is the challenging European sugar market environment.Do…


Dividend proposal of € 4.50 per share for the 2017|18 financial year

AGRANA achieves higher consolidated EBIT in 2017|18; weaker outlook for 2018|19


Laying of the foundation stone for a €100-million investment at the Pischelsdorf site in Tullnerfeld|Lower Austria

Wheat starch production to double with a second processing line

AGRANA’s first three quarters significantly ahead of one year earlier

In the first three quarters of the 2017|18 financial year, AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG achieved slight year-on-year growth of 2.2% in Group revenue to € 2,010.6 million (Q1-Q3 prior year: € 1,967.5 million). Profit for the period rose to € 171.6 million, an increase of 24.6% from the…

Accident at the AGRANA corn starch mill in Aschach/Donau

At around 08:00 this morning, an accident occurred at the corn starch mill in Aschach an der Donau as a result of an operator error which triggered a chemical reaction and the release of chlorine gas. This caused 37 people on the site to experience respiratory problems.After…

AGRANA EBIT grows 45% – Outlook: Significant earnings growth confirmed for full year 2017|18

AGRANA, the Sugar, Starch and Fruit manufacturer, is delivering compelling results for the first half of the 2017|18 financial year.

AGRANA opens additional facility at the corn starch mill in Aschach an der Donau | Upper Austria

Today, AGRANA opened a new facility at its corn starch mill in Aschach an der Donau in Upper Austria. Following the investment of around EUR 80 million, AGRANA has increased its processing capacity at the plant by a third to 540,000 tonnes of corn per year. The additional…

AGRANA profit jumps in first quarter of 2017|18

EBIT surge of 48.5% / Outlook for full 2017|18 financial year: Expecting significant increase in EBIT and moderate growth in revenue