News and Press Releases

ASTARTA increases capacities of modern dairy livestock complex

ASTARTA put into operation a second unit of a modern dairy livestock complex (Poltava region) for 1200 heads in accordance with the strategy of development of cattle farming segment of the Group that envisages increase of production at volumes and yields.

ASTARTA successfully finishes production season

ASTARTA's sugar plants successfully finished sugar production season, and produced over 370 thousand tonnes of high quality white sugar (+85% y-o-y) while processed 2,6 mln. tonnes of sugar beet (+65% y-o-y). Average sugar extraction ratio was 14.5% (12.7% - in 2010) which is significantly higher than Ukrainian average. Narkevychi sugar plant provided the highest sugar yield among the Group's...

ASTARTA published interim report for nine months of 2011

Financial highlights The Group's revenues grew y-o-y by 24% to EUR 187 million. The main drivers for increase were higher volumes of grains, oilseeds and milk sold, supported by favorable markets. EBITDA grew 12% to EUR 109 million, and Net profit increased 18% to EUR 93 mln. The share of agriculture segment in total revenues increased from 16% to 22%; cattle farming segment represented 10%...

ASTARTA has started sugar production campaign

Globyno and Yaresky sugar plants in Poltava region and Zhdanivsky plant in Vinnytsa region started a sugar production campaign. Till the end of the first decade of September other sugar plants controlled by the Group will set in the sugar production process.