Home Storage and Processing of grain
Storage and Processing of grain

The total capacity of the storage facilities of Agria Group Holding JSC amounts to approx. 250,000 tonnes, including three main storage bases located in Popovo, Devnya and Lyaskovets.

The most recent of all storage facilties is the one located in Devnya. Its constuction dates back to 2007 and currently consists of 12 metal silos and a flat warehouse. Its total storage capacity is 65 000 mt of grain, including wheat, corn, barley, rapeseed and sunflower seed. The storage facility is in the immediate vicinity of Hemus Highway and very close to Port Varna East Terminal and Lesport. The base is equipped with modern laboratory in compliance with EU requirements.

In 2020 the Company plans to increase the capacity of its storage facility located in the Industrial zone of Popovo, owned by Kristera AD, through construction of new silos with a total capacity of 40 000mt. Through this investment the total capacity of the storage facility will increase to 170 000mt.

Kehlibar EOOD is a subsidiary company, operating in the field of sunflower oils production, with a brand of the same name. The company’s trading list includes crude and refined sunflower oil, sunflower husk pallets and sunflower meal. The oil-bearing cultures and grain storage capacity is 20 000 tonnes and the annual processing capacity is 50 000 tonnes. Kehlibar EOOD managed a food safety (HACCP) system under the requirements of EN ISO 22000:2005.

Agria Group Holding JSC intends to invest in the construction of a fourth logistics center in the area of Beloslav, which will attend to the planned in Strategy 2024 grain export expansion. Together with the new logistics center it is foreseen to expand the grain and oil-bearing cultures processing through new production powers.