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AGRANA results for the first quarter of 2011|12 (ended 31 May 2011) – Good profit growth marks anniversary of IPO

With a strong first quarter, AGRANA, the global sugar, starch and fruit company, continued its good performance in the new financial year. These excellent results are a fitting way to mark the 20-year anniversary of the company’s going public on 10 July.

AGRANA Annual Shareholders’ Meeting agrees dividend increase

The 24th Ordinary Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today resolved to increase the dividend for the past financial year from EUR 1.95 to EUR 2.40 per share.

AGRANA increases annual guidance following strong Q1 2011|12

In the first quarter of its 2011|12 financial year, AGRANA boosted it pre-exceptionals operating profit from around € 34m to approximately € 62m.


AGRANA starts production of fruit preparations in Egypt

AGRANA brought its new production site in Egypt into service at the end of May 2011, which it operates under the name ‘AGRANA Nile Fruits’ as part of its joint venture with the Egyptian company Nile Fruits.

AGRANA achieves record results in 2010|11 - Dividend to increase to € 2.40 per share

Revenue of AGRANA, the global sugar, starch and fruit group, grew by 8.9% in the 2010|11 financial year to € 2,165.9 million (prior year: € 1,989.2 million).

AGRANA presents outlook for 2011|12 financial year

AGRANA rechnet nach einem Rekordkonzernumsatz von 2.165,9 m€ im Geschäftsjahr 2010|11 für das Geschäftsjahr 2011|12 mit einem weiteren Anstieg.


AGRANA builds a wheat starch plant at its Pischelsdorf facility – investment volume € 56 m; Sustainable use of synergies with existing bioethanol plant

Over the next two years, AGRANA Bioethanol GmbH will be investing around € 56 m in building a starch factory for the production of wheat starch and gluten at the site of its bioethanol plant in Pischelsdorf|Lower Austria.

AGRANA Juice Holding GmbH and Ybbstaler Fruit Austria GmbH plan merger

The sugar, starch and fruit group AGRANA and Raiffeisen Ware Austria (RWA) are considering a merger of their fruit juice concentrate subsidiaries AGRANA Juice Holding GmbH and Ybbstaler Fruit Austria GmbH in the form of a joint venture.


AGRANA invests €27.6m in fast-growing Russian market

The Fruit segment of the sugar, starch and fruit company AGRANA will be investing around €27.6m over the next five years in the expansion of its fruit preparation plant in Serpuchov, around 100km south of Moscow.

Prudential plc increases stake in AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG to 15.03%

AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG announces according to § 93 Section 2 Börsegesetz that it has been informed by Prudential plc, London, on 11 February 2011 of an increase of its stake and voting rights in AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG.