The entity responsible for the production of eggs and dry egg products within the Group is Avangardco IPL, an agricultural holding company, which is the largest producer of chicken eggs and dry egg products in Eurasia and in Ukraine, with the second largest stock of laying hens in the world.
Avangardco IPL incorporates:
- 19 laying farms
- 3 hatcheries
- 10 rearing farms
- 6 feed mills
- 3 long-term egg storage facilities
- Imperovo Foods breaker plant
According to ProConsulting, in 2013 the Group has 57% of total industrial egg production in Ukraine and 91% of Ukraine’s dry egg products. The company’s production facilities are located in 14 of the 24 Ukrainian provinces, as well as in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.
The group holds Ukraine’s largest flock of laying hens. As of the end of 2013 the total flock was 32.5 million birds, including 27.0 million laying hens.
Egg production, billion eggs
dry egg products, th. t.
The Ukrlandfarming Group owns Imperovo Foods, the largest breaker plant in Ukraine based in Ivano-Frankivsk region. The plant’s processing capacity is 6 million eggs per day. In 2013, the plant produced 22.9 thousand tons of dry egg products. The plant is undergoing an upgrade to increase its capacity to 10 million eggs per day.
Avangardco IPL sells its products in the domestic market through the retail network and wholesalers. The group also exports to 33 countries. The group is a leader in Ukrainian exports of eggs and dry egg products.