Financial News

AGRANA starts production of fruit preparations in Japan

The fruit, starch and sugar group AGRANA is extending its presence in Asia and acquiring the fruit preparations business of the local food producer Taiyo Kagaku Co. Ltd. AGRANA Fruit Japan Ltd. will be starting with the production of fruit preparations on 1 April and therefore…

AGRANA 2020|21: EBIT 10 % below prior year

To date, AGRANA had been expecting an overall annual EBIT in 2020|21 of at least € 87.1 million. Following a provisional review of the figures, the Group is now expected to achieve provisional earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) in its 2020|21 financial year in an amount of…

Ad-Hoc

Management Board Change at AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG

The Supervisory Board of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today announced the appointment of Mr Markus Mühleisen, MBA, (54), as the CEO of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG for a period of three years with effect from 1 June 2021. This manager originating from Düsseldorf (Germany), succeeds Johann…

Ad-Hoc

AGRANA delivers significant earnings increase in first three quarters of 2020|21

First three quarters of 2020|21 at a glance Revenue: € 1,965.3 million (+4.6%; Q1-Q3 prior year: € 1,879.4 million) EBIT: € 84.3 million (+20.8%; Q1-Q3 prior year: € 69.8 million) EBIT margin: 4.3% (Q1-Q3 prior year: 3.7%) Profit for the period: € 53.8 million (+24.8%;…

EBIT in Q3 2020|21 significantly up on prior year

Guidance for full-year EBIT confirmed to be at least prior-year level

Ad-Hoc

Supervisory Board gives green light for sugar refinery in Leopoldsdorf to continue operations in 2021

38,200 hectares of beet-growing area for 2021 make it possible to continue efficiently processing sugar beet at two sites in Austria

AGRANA’s sugar beet processing in Austria continues at two sites in 2021

The Supervisory Board of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG today approved the continuation of Austrian sugar beet processing operations in 2021 at two sites, Tulln and Leopoldsdorf, both located in Lower Austria. This is commercially viable due to the contracted sugar beet growing area of…

Ad-Hoc

Results for the first half of 2020|21 (ended 31 August 2020)

AGRANA boosts EBIT and revenue

AGRANA launches production of crystalline betaine at € 40 million plant in Tulln

World’s third production facility for crystalline betaine set up under a joint venture between AGRANA and The Amalgamated Sugar Company (USA)

Major holdings notification pursuant to Sec. 130 to 134 BörseG 2018

Overview|_| Notification made after deadlineCaution: In case of violations of major holdings notification rules, please pay attention to Section 137 BörseG 2018 (Suspension of voting rights)1. Issuer: AGRANA Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft2. Reason for the notification: …

AGRANA expects consolidated EBIT for 2020|21 of at least prior-year level

The provisional EBIT of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG in the first half year of 2020|21 (1 March to 31 August 2020) amounts to € 55.8 million and is therefore moderately above the figure for H1 2019|20 (€ 51.7 million). Provisional consolidated revenues in the first six months amount…

Ad-Hoc

AGRANA plans to concentrate sugar beet processing in Austria at its Tulln site after the 2020 campaign

- Current sugar beet growing area necessitates streamlining sugar production in Austria- Leopoldsdorf site can only be maintained if assurances are received by the middle of November 2020 of a cultivation area in Austria covering at least 38,000 hectaresAt its meeting…

Ad-Hoc

Major holdings notification pursuant to Sec. 130 to 134 BörseG 2018

Overview|_| Notification made after deadlineCaution: In case of violations of major holdings notification rules, please pay attention to Section 137 BörseG 2018 (Suspension of voting rights)1. Issuer: AGRANA Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft2. Reason for the notification: …

AGRANA grows revenue and EBIT in Q1 2020|21

Financial first quarter of 2020|21 at a glance Revenue: € 652.6 million (+2.2%; Q1 prior year: € 638.4 million) EBIT: € 32.0 million (+3.6%; Q1 prior year: € 30.9 million) EBIT margin: 4.9% (Q1 prior year: 4.8%) Profit for the period: € 19.2 million (+4.9%; Q1 prior year:…

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

Ad-Hoc

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 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…