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Read about the development of business at AGRANA in our press releases and other publications.


The Chefs of the Decade 2004 to 2013 are KARL and RUDOLF OBAUER

Karl and Rudolf Obauer define the values of tradition, continuity and reliability for high-class cuisine in their own way.

AGRANA launches 2012 fall campaigns: Investment allows significant energy savings

AGRANA kicked off the processing season for sugar beet (sugar beet campaign) today at its sugar factory in Tulln, Lower Austria. Sugar beet processing will begin at the plant in Leopoldsdorf, Lower Austria, in the coming weeks, as well as at our Eastern European sites in…

AGRANA: Bioethanol “made in Austria” is sustainable

As part of the discussion surrounding the introduction of E10 in the autumn this year, AGRANA would once again like to emphasise the sustainability of bioethanol produced locally.

Introduction of E10 in Austria commercially and ecologically practical

During the course of the discussions this autumn on the introduction of E10, AGRANA is again highlighting the commercial and ecological advantages of a 10 % admixture of bioethanol.

AGRANA results for first quarter of 2012|13 (ended 31 May 2012) – Sound business performance is sustained in first three months

In the first quarter of the new financial year, AGRANA continued the prior year’s upward trend. Group revenue grew by 26.4% from the prior year’s first quarter, to € 774.6 million.

AGRANA Annual Shareholders’ Meeting approves dividend increase and appoints members to the Supervisory Board

The 25th Ordinary Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today approved an increase in the dividend payout from EUR 2.40 to EUR 3.60 per share for the financial year 2011|12.

AGRANA opens 2012|13 with strong first quarter

For the first three months of 2012|13, AGRANA reports an increase in consolidated revenues compared to the prior year from approx. € 613 million to approx. € 775 million.


AGRANA sugar factory in Tulln celebrates 75 years

On Thursday 14 June 2012, the AGRANA sugar factory in Tulln celebrated 75 years of sugar production.

Management of new joint venture YBBSTALER AGRANA JUICE GmbH appointed

Following the closing of the joint venture deal between AGRANA Juice Holding GmbH and Ybbstaler Fruit Austria GmbH, the management team of the new company has now been appointed.

AGRANA harvested record results in 2011|12; Dividend increase to € 3.60 per share

AGRANA, the sugar, starch and fruit products manufacturer, grew revenue by 19% in the 2011|12 financial year to a historic high of € 2,577.6 million. Pre-exceptionals operating profit soared 80.7% to € 232.4 million.