MHP to purchase Slovenian Perutnina Ptui
25.09.2018 23:09 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
Myronovsky Hliboprodukt (MHP) Agricultural Holding is going to purchase Perutnina Ptuj (a vertically integrated company located within Slovenia), Interfax-Ukraine says referring to the MHP report.
«MHP is taking a strategic step to expand its operations what is to boost our company added value and strengthen its position as a global player. In its turn, Perutnina Ptuj thus receives a strategic and long-term investor. Perutnina Ptuj owns a number of strong brands and a significant market share of the value-added product, and so MHP is ready to support these positions by making investments and developing them further on,» the report reads.
As to the report, MHP is also going to improve the Perutnina Ptuj products’ output base (assets) efficiency.
«This cooperation will bring direct benefits not only to local farmers and employees of Perutnina Ptuj, but will also positively influence the Balkan region total poultry industry,» the report reads.
It is to be admitted, Perutnina Ptuj is a vertically integrated company located within the Southeast Europe. It owns broiler breeding facilities within Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina. It carries out activities within 22 countries; it has 3,500 employees within eight countries. Within Slovenia, it processes 4,000 ha agricultural lands.
The shareholders of Perutnina Ptuj are Slovenian Steel Group (SIJ d.d., 85.16% shares), Holding PMP d.d. (5.53%) and others (9.31%).