EFKO Group is a leading exporter of sunflower oil. In 2020, the company will once again act as an exclusive sponsor of the international large-scale conference Middle East Grains&Oils Congress-2020, to be held on March 3 in Cairo (Egypt).
EFKO Group is a leading operator of the food industry in Russia and the top 3 agro-industrial companies of the Eurasian Economic Union. The company is a leader in food ingredients market and in the field of oilseeds processing and supply of feed protein components. The company's branded products are produced under well-known trademarks "Sloboda" and "Altero", which have been continually marked with the Governmental Quality Mark. In 2018/2019 season, the company's total generated revenue reached $ 1.8 billion including $ 550 mln from its export operations.
EFKO Group is in Top-3 largest Russian exporters of sunflower oil. Its oilseed processing facilities are located in Russia and Kazakhstan and the group's total processing capacity accounts to 2 million tons of oilseeds per year. EFKO exports its products to more than 50 countries around the world.
EFKO is the owner and operator of the unique specialized terminal in Russia for transshipment of vegetable oils and bulk cargoes. The modern deep-water port complex Taman is opened for international shipping operations. The annual capacity of the vegetable oils terminal is more than 3 million tons. The terminal draft allows serving vessels with a deadweight up to 55 thousand tons.
EFKO Group has been steadily strengthening its presence in the African markets. So, in 2019, EFKO has signed an agreement with the Egyptian company “United Oils” for business development in MENA region. This opened up new opportunities for “EFKO” in the region with rapidly growing number and well-being of the population.
The agreement between the companies includes a new plant construction in Egypt for the production of specialty fats, the transfer of EFKO innovative technologies, the creation of an applied research center in Cairo, the expansion of bottled oil production and the launch of the Group's brands in the North African markets.
For three consecutive years - in 2017, 2018 and 2019 EFKO was awarded the highest state award - the Russian Government Quality Award.
During the conference Middle East Grains&Oils Congress-2020, representatives of Group of companies EFKO will make a presentation "Russia: growing influence on the global sunflower oil market", and share their knowledge and cases in this area.
You can establish contacts with EFKO representatives by becoming a participant of the international conference Middle East Grains&Oils Congress-2020 (March 3, Cairo).