AGROFERT, spol. s.r.o was established on 25th January 1993 as a company focused on trade with fertilizers. At the time of its establishment the company had only four employees.
The AGROFERT Group currently consists of 196 subsidiaries, 1 associate and 6 joint ventures, 27 companies have been excluded from consolidation. The AGROFERT Group companies are active in several sectors such as chemical, food, agricultural, ground machinery & tech- nology, forestry & timber, renewable energy sources and media. The shareholder´s equity is 3.11 billion EUR.
AGROFERT Group employs more than 32,000 people today and is the largest Czech private employer. According to the CZECH TOP 100 2018 ranking, AGROFERT is the third most important company in the Czech Republic.
AGROFERT is also the largest Czech and Slovak agricultural and food industry group, the second largest domestic chemical group, the second largest producer of nitrogen fertilizers in Europe and the group also ranks third among the largest domestic exporters.
In terms of investments, AGROFERT is one of the largest investors in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany, and is also a major investor in Hungary.
Entrepreneurial success of AGROFERT companies is based on long-term, stable relationships with business partners, on high-quality work of its employees, on the use of the skills of experts in individual fields, on the ability to respond flexibly to changing market environment and maximizing the use of synergies across areas of the Group’s business.