30/04/2013 EFKO renews its confidence in Desmet Ballestra for a third contract in one year
The Russian company EFKO (Belgorod Region) has renewed its confidence to Desmet Ballestra Oils & Fats for the supply of a new 2000 tpd crushing plant. The delivery of this production unit should be achieved during the last quarter of 2013.
Following the supply of a 300 tpd refinery and a dry fractionation installation, this contract is the third one signed in 2012 between EFKO and Desmet Ballestra Oils & Fats. Altogether, 12 industrial projects have been conducted by Desmet Ballestra on behalf of this customer.
EFKO is a Russian vertically integrated producer of vegetable oil, food ingredients and a range of branded food products. Major player on the Russian mayonnaise and bottled vegetable oils market, producing among others such well-known brands as “Sloboda” and “Altero”, EFKO has a strategy focused on organic growth by strengthening its market position and expanding into new geographies.