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AGRANA Annual General Meeting votes for a dividend of €0.77

The 33rd Ordinary Annual General Meeting of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today voted to pay out a dividend for the 2019|20 financial year in the amount of €0.77 per share (prior year dividend: €1.00 per share). “In line with our transparent dividend policy, we also wish to pay…

EBIT in Q1 2020|21 up slightly on prior year

Unchanged outlook BEFORE COVID-19 for the full 2020|21 financial year

AGRANA: significant EBIT growth in 2019|20 financial year

COVID-19: No reliable forecast of revenue and EBIT for 2020|21 financial year is possible to date

Dividend proposal of € 0.77 per share for the 2019|20 financial year

AGRANA achieves far stronger consolidated EBIT in 2019|20;outlook for 2020|21 prior to COVID-19


AGRANA starts manufacturing disinfectants

Manufacture of disinfectants at Austria Juice in Kröllendorf (Lower Austria) based on WHO formulation Some of the disinfectants produced to be donated via AGRANA production sites in Lower Austria, Upper Austria and Styria to residential homes and social organisations in the…

AGRANA receives Henkel Sustainability Award

The Austrian food and industrial goods company AGRANA, which also supplies the cosmetics industry with its diverse range of starch products, has received the Henkel Sustainability Award from Henkel AG.Awarding AGRANA second place in its Beauty Care category, Henkel recently…

BIOFACH 2020 in Nuremberg: AGRANA dishes up culinary delights

From 12 to 15 February 2020, the Austrian fruit, starch and sugar group AGRANA will be presenting its extensive product range at the BIOFACH in Nuremberg (Hall 1, Stand 565), the leading global trade fair for organic foods. AGRANA’s organic product portfolio ranges from fruit…

AGRANA acquires US-based organic distribution company Marroquin Organic International

The fruit, starch and sugar group AGRANA is expanding its distribution activities in its starch segment and has acquired 100% of shares in the US distribution company Marroquin Organic International Inc. based in Santa Cruz (California). Marroquin Organic has 29 years of…

AGRANA invests € 3.4 million at R&D sites in 2020

Investment of € 2.6 million in France: The opening of a new development centre for fruit preparation in Mitry-Mory € 800,000 for the expansion of the Austrian research centre ARIC in Tulln Annual R&D expenditures totalling around € 20 million AGRANA, one of the leading…

AGRANA reviews sugar beet campaign 2019|20

Sugar production volume amounts to around 650,000 tonnes (of which 300,000 tonnes in Austria)Following the conclusion of beet processing at its Opava facility (CZ) at the weekend, AGRANA has successfully completed the 2019|20 sugar beet campaign at all seven of its beet sugar…