EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

AgroFructus Grupa

Company/Organisation:
AgroFructus Grupa

Geographic Location

Country: Croatia
Region: Virovitičko-podravska županija; Kontinentalna Hrvatska; Hrvatska
Location of affected unit(s): Slatina

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products
10.39 - Other processing and preserving of fruit and vegetables
Group: Agrokor

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-07-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 11-07-2014
Planned Job Creation: 250

Additional Information

AgroFructus Grupa has opened in Slatina a new production facility for processing of fruits and vegetables that will employ 250 workers and provide new business possibilities for more than 2,000 small farmers.

As reported, the €7 million investment enables the company to significantly increase capacity and to ensure the production of high quality fruit and vegetables pasteurised products. This is also an opportunity for company further growth and development.

The group currently employs 450 people.