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Below you can find an overview of our press releases. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Danish Agro acquires machinery business A. P. Jørgensen, Ribe

24/08/2017

Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S recently entered agreement to acquire A.P. Jørgensen, a leading CLAAS dealer in the west of Denmark.
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Danish Agro acquires Danish machinery dealer Røstofte Maskiner A/S

16/08/2017

Danish Agro has acquired 75 % of the shares in Røstofte Maskiner A/S
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Danish Agro acquires danish CLAAS dealer

15/08/2017

Danish Agro acquires Danish CLAAS dealer Ringe Maskinforretning A/S
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DanHatch to acquire french hatchery

06/07/2017

The hatchery group DanHatch A/S, which Danish Agro is part owner of, has acquired the french hatchery Goasduff
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Danish Agro invest in Danish machinery dealer

30/06/2017

Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S signed an agreement on 30 June to acquire 45% of the shares in Danish machinery dealer ALMAS Agro A/S.
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Danish Agro to distribute HORSCH in Norway and Sweden

20/06/2017

As of today, Danish Agro will take over the distribution of HORSCH products in Sweden and Norway
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Danish Agro acquires Danish CLAAS dealer

24/05/2017

Danish Agro has acquired 75 % of the shares in Danish CLAAS dealer Vinderup Maskinforretning A/S
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Danish Agro in partnership with SAMSON

08/05/2017

Danish Agro Machinery are to take over sales and service of SAMSON products as of 1 November 2017.
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Frank Nissen becomes new CEO in Ceravis AG

26/04/2017

Frank Nissen will become new CEO of Ceravis AG and will replace Thorsten Pogge who leaves the company by the end of April.
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Danish Agro acquire finnish agribusiness activities

25/04/2017

1 January 2018, Danish Agro wil take over the agribusiness activities of the Finnish retail company Eepee
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Danish Agro invest i Danish CLAAS dealer

24/02/2017

On 22 February, Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S agreed to acquire 45% of the shares in Danish farm machinery dealer Traktor & Høstspecialisten A/S.
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Danish Agro to sell CLAAS products in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

10/02/2017

On 10 February Danish Agro signed a deal with Finnish group Kesko to acquire 45% of the shareholding in its three machinery companies
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Danish Agro group achieves its highest turnover and biggest profit ever

31/01/2017

The group has achieved the highest turnover ever, coupled with our biggest profit ever.
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Christian Junker to step down as Group CEO in the autumn

31/01/2017

Deputy Group CEO Henning Haahr to take over.
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Vilomix acquires majority shareholding i Polish company

04/01/2017

Vilomix Holding acquired the majority shareholding in Polish premix company Blattin Polska on 1 January 2017.
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Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel to divest their agribusiness and logistics activities in Saxony, Germany

16/11/2016

Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel jointly own German agribusiness specialist Ceravis AG with German agribusiness group Agravis, and are to divest their agribusiness and logistics activities in Saxony, Germany.
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Danish Agro acquires Swedish machinery dealer

28/09/2016

Östra Sönnarslöv Traktorservice AB has signed a contract with Swedish Agro Machinery AB
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Danish Agro to acquire LMB Danmark A/S

09/08/2016

Danish Agro will take over the activities of CLAAS importer LMB Danmark A/S on 1 January 2017 as part of the establishment of the new and future CLAAS distribution network in Denmark.
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Danish Agro acquires Norwegian machinery business

28/06/2016

As part of the set-up of new and future CLAAS distribution in Norway, Danish Agro has acquired Norwegian agricultural machine specialists LENA MASKIN AS, based in Dokka.
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Danish Agro represented in Agravis Board for Directors

23/05/2016

On Thursday 19 May, Group CEO in Danish Agro, Christian Junker, was elected to the board of directors of the German agribusiness group Agravis Raiffeissen AG.
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Danish Agro first in the world to be certified within new global standard

09/05/2016

Danish Agro’s seven feed factories have just become the first in the world to be certified in accordance with a new global ISO standard focusing on feed and food product safety.
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Danish Agro part of new DanBred structure

29/04/2016

Today an agreement has been reached on a new business model for DanBred, the Danish pig producers’ breeding system, which includes Danish Agro as a co-owner going forward
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Nordic Seed acquires seed breeding facilities in Germany

06/04/2016

Nordic Seed will take over certain operations of Monsanto Saaten related to hybrid rye seeds to Nordic Seed in Germany.
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New CEO for machinery sales in Scandinavia

30/03/2016

Danish Agro has appointed Jens Skifter as the new CEO for machinery sales in Denmark, Norway and Sweden.
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CLAAS and Danish Agro become partners in Scandinavia

29/02/2016

The agricultural machinery manufacture CLAAS is to cooperate exclusively with Danish Agro in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, at the end of the agreement with the previous sales partner.
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Acquisition of Kalmar Lantmän approved

26/02/2016

Danish Agro group's acquisition of the Swedish agribusiness Kalmar Lantmän has overcome its final hurdle.
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Vilomix to build a factory in Vietnam

22/02/2016

Premix and vitamin group Vilomix has signed a deal with Vietnamese food company Hung Vuong Corporation to build a new premix and vitamin factory in Lang An province, Vietnam.
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DAVA Foods acquire Norwegian company

09/02/2016

DAVA Foods, a market leader in the Northern countries within the fresh eggs business, has acquired 70,3 % of the shares in Eggprodukter AS in Norway.
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Annual accounts notification 2015

03/02/2016

International growth and local investment give record results for the Danish Agro group.
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Hankkija now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Danish Agro group

03/02/2016

The Danish Agro group’s Finnish subsidiary, Hankkija Oy, which became part of the group in 2012, is now wholly-owned. SOK, the company’s former joint owners, decided to sell its remaining shares.
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Danish Agro acquires Kalmar Lantmän

30/11/2015

On 30 November, the board and representatives of Kalmar Lantmän has decided to accept the acquisition offer from Danish Agro.
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Hedegaard Foods changes its name to DAVA Foods

02/11/2015

As of 1 November 2015 all subsidiaries of the DAVA Foods group in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia and The Netherlands will share the same name: DAVA Foods.
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Ceravis AG acquires three companies

03/08/2015

Ceravis AG, a company jointly owned by Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel in Germany, will take over three of the subsidiaries of agribusiness group Agravis in northern Germany on 1 January 2016.
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Danish Agro obtain control of DLA Agro and Hedegaard Agro

24/06/2015

Today the Danish Competition Council has approved Danish Agros application of obtaining change of control in the procurement company DLA Agro and the agribusiness company Hedegaard Agro, which Danish Agro owns through the company Dan Agro Holding A/S.
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Say welcome to Ceravis AG

12/05/2015

Danish Agro, Vestjyllands Andel and the German agribusiness Agravis has now obtained the competition authorities approval for the acquisition of Getriede AGs agribusiness activities.
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Agreement signed with John Deere in Estonia

06/05/2015

Danish Agro’s and Vestjyllands Andel’s joint Estonian subsidiary Baltic Agro machinery OÜ has signed an agreement with John Deere in Estonia.
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Best result so far in Danish Agro group

03/02/2015

The Danish Agro group achieved its best profits to date and an even stronger financial position in 2014.
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Increased stake in Finnish agribusiness group

03/02/2015

Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel have increased their shareholding from 60% to 75% in their jointly-owned Finnish agribusiness group Hankkija Oy.
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Machinery sales becomes separate business unit

03/02/2015

The Danish Agro group is setting up a separate business unit for machine sales under a Finnish director.
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Full ownership of Czech machinery dealer

03/02/2015

Danish Agro, Vestjyllands Andel and Agravis gain full ownership of Agromex
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Major expansion in the Port of Aarhus

03/02/2015

Danish Agro plans major expansion of its logistics facilities in the Port of Aarhus in 2015-16.
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Hedegaard Foods makes acquisition in Estonia

19/12/2014

HEDEGAARD foods has acquired egg specialist OÜ Koks Munatootmine, a subsidiary of Estonian food company HK Scan Estonia.
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DanHatch has two acquired Finnish hatcheries

19/12/2014

The Danish hatchery group DanHatch has acquired 80% of the Nordic meat company HKScan’s hatchery activities in Finland.
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Danish Agro aquire Finnish agribusiness KYAG

28/10/2014

Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel acquire agribusiness company in Finland.
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Danish Agro aquire part of Getreide AG

28/10/2014

Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel takes over the agribusiness activities of Getreide AG..
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Extended premix and vitamin collaboration

14/08/2014

Danish Agro, Vestjyllands Andel and Agravis extend their strategic collaboration.
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Hedegaard Foods expands in the Nordic Region

17/06/2014

HEDEGAARD foods has acquired 50% of the shares in Finnish food company Munakunta.
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All requests from the press can be adressed to:

Søren Møgelvang Nielsen
Comm. Director
smn@danishagro.dk
Phone: +45 2332 8274