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AGRANA expands production capacity for technical starches and invests € 23 million at Gmünd site

This year, the fruit, starch and sugar group AGRANA is starting with the construction of an additional drum drying plant at the site of its potato starch mill in Gmünd (Waldviertel District of Lower Austria). With an investment volume of € 23 million, AGRANA aims to boost the…

Dividend proposal of € 0.90 per share for the 2022|23 financial year

Earnings per share rose to € 0.25 (prior year: loss per share of € 0.20)


AGRANA presents wide organic range from all three business segments at BIOFACH 2023

This year, the fruit, starch and sugar group AGRANA is again attending the world’s largest trade fair for organic foods, the BIOFACH fair in Nuremberg (14 to 17 February 2023, Hall 1, Stand 565), where it will be presenting its diverse range of organic products. With production…

AGRANA has strong operating performance in first three quarters

Revenue growth of 26.4% to € 2,742.5 million Strong operating profit of € 121.6 million before exceptional items and results of equity-accounted joint ventures, an increase of 77.0% Impairment of goodwill and assets in Fruit segment in Q2 2022|23 leads to reduction of 33.9%…

AGRANA successfully places an ESG-rating-linked Schuldschein Loan Agreement with a volume of € 235 million and maturities of 3, 5 and 7 years

For the first time in its history, AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG successfully placed an ESG-rating-linked Schuldschein Loan Agreement with a volume of € 235 million on the euro capital market in December 2022.The transaction was exceedingly well received by investors despite the…

EBIT of € 39.1 million in third quarter 2022|23 significantly higher than expected

Positive consolidated EBIT guidance for the full 2022|23 financial year confirmed


AGRANA attends the Food ingredients Europe trade fair showcasing numerous novel products for plant-based applications

The global food group AGRANA will again be demonstrating its innovative strength, in Paris, from 6 to 8 December. Along with AUSTRIA JUICE, a joint venture between AGRANA and Raiffeisen Ware Austria, the AGRANA group will be showcasing its holistic solutions for the dairy,…

AGRANA defines its own science-based climate targets

Sustainability Management Board member Norbert Harringer: “Science-based targets as the key to decisively promoting decarbonisation”

AGRANA confers promotion award for science and research at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG yesterday conferred its research promotion award at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna. Norbert Harringer, management board member at AGRANA responsible for production, commodity procurement and sustainability, handed over the…

GULFOOD Manufacturing Dubai: from spoonable date yoghurts to syrups for baristas – AGRANA again showcases innovative product concepts for yoghurts, ice creams, food services and beverages at the world’s leading food fair

The GULFOOD Manufacturing event in Dubai , from 8 – 10 November, is yet again the international venue for the food processing industry and the meeting point for experts, particularly from the Middle East, North and Central Africa as well as Asia. The global food industry player…