News and Press Releases

ASTARTA invests USD11 million in agriculture

According to development strategy and in the framework of implementation of the Group's investment program, modernization of ASTARTA's agricultural machinery fleet is being made. Therefore signing of a number of contracts between ASTARTA Holding N.V. and American producers of agricultural equipment and machinery Amity Technology, Chief Industries Inc., Mathews Company, CNH America have been...

Zhdanivsky sugar plant beats a new record

The first winter day brought a serious achievement for Zhdanivsky sugar plant in Vinnytsia oblast. First time in 20 years the plant collected over 200 thousand tons of beet for processing in the current season. For example, around 170 thousand tons of sugar beet were collected and 21.3 thousand tons of sugar produced by the plant last year. Though the season at the plant is still going on, it is...

ASTARTA shared its IPO experience

During the last three years this summit became a good basis for the discussions of main tendencies in the sphere of capital raising and share placing strategy. Currently, over two hundreds of directors of the leading Ukrainian companies from different industries of national economy took part in previous summits. This year Valeriy Laskov, Head of Internal Audit Service of agri-industrial holding...

ASTARTA shows significant growth in 9 months 2007

The report presents the results of the first nine months 2007 and the strategic goals for future periods. During the reporting period, the Company demonstrated considerable growth in its production, operational and marketing activities.

ASTARTA joins UN Global Compact

To join UN Global Compact is consequent and deliberate collegial decision of the management of the Company. UN Global Compact is an international initiative, proclaimed in 1999 by United Nation Secretary-General Kofi Annan. He challenged business leaders to join it in order to bring companies together with UN agencies, labour and civil society to support universal environmental and social...

ASTARTA sugar winning "The Best 100 Commodities of Ukraine" contest

"The Best 100 Commodities of Ukraine" contest consisted of three stages (preparatory, regional and national) and lasted in 2006-2007. Summing up of the contest results took place at exhibitions titled "The Best 100 Commodities of Ukraine" and the "Best Enterprises of Ukraine". On November, 5, the awarding ceremony took place in the National Palace "Ukraine". After the successful passing of all...

Astarta-Kyiv and ABN AMRO Bank sign a Facility Agreement - Press-release

Earlier this month, Astarta-Kyiv signed a credit facility agreement with ABN AMRO Bank, a large European bank. The credit facility amounts to USD 25 mln and serves the financing of the working capital of Astarta-Kyiv. Astarta-Kyiv managed to negotiate a very attractive interest rate, and now enjoys financing costs comparable to other Ukrainian blue chip companies.