Our history

THE SODRUGESTVO GROUP WAS FOUNDED IN 1994

Originally, the business focused on sales of fodder ingredients, but over the years has become a global agro-industrial holding with a yearly turnover of billions of US dollars.

Key events and dates for Sodrugestvo:

1994г. Sodrugestvo is established
2000 OOO Rybflotprom is established, which in 2001 was used as a basis to build a plant to manufacture protein/vitamin/mineral additives and protein concentrates, which had subsequently taken 50% of the market of this product in the Russian Federation.
2003 Acquisition of 80% interest in the Danish Scan Mills A/S, a major producer of protein/vitamin/mineral additives. This acquisition propelled the Company to the markets of Western Europe and Middle East.
2004 Acquisition of Hanstholm Fiskemelsfabrik facility (Denmark).
2004—2007 Construction of ZAO Sodrugestvo-Soy, a major investment project in the Kaliningrad Region.
2005 Sales of OOO Rybflotprom to Provimi International Holding Company, one of the world’s leaders in production of premixes, protein/vitamin/mineral additives and animal feed compounds. According to the terms of transaction, Sodrugestvo shall become the strategic supplier of raw materials and components for production of premixes and feed compounds for the companies that are part of the Provimi Group in CIS during the next five years.
April 2007 Receipt of the first batch of soy meal at the marine terminal of ZAO Sodrugestvo-Soy in the Kaliningrad Region. Launching of the terminal for receiving and transshipment of bulk cargoes.
October 2007 Launches the oil extraction plant in the Kaliningrad Region.
May 2008 First transshipment of oil at the ZAO Sodrugestvo-Soy terminal in the Kaliningrad Region.
September 2008 First transshipment of hard oil at the ZAO Sodrugestvo-Soy terminal in the Kaliningrad Region.
December 2008 Begins production at the second oil extraction plant owned by the ZAO Sodrugestvo-Soy.
July 2008 Launches food-grade white flake production complex.
March 2009 Begins production of fat-free soy flour.
June 2009 Begins production of lecithin.
December 2010 SODRUGESTVO FINALIZES JOINT VENTURE WITH CAROL COOPERATIVE IN BRAZIL
January 2011 SODRUGESTVO ACQUIRES LEADING RUSSIAN RAILCAR OPERATOR
March 2011 SODRUGESTVO INITIATES CONSTRUCTION OF NEW KALININGRAD PORT COMPLEX
August 2011 SODRUGESTVO ACQUIRES LIDER ARMAZENS GERAIS S.A. IN BRAZIL
Nowember 2011 SODRUGESTVO PARTNERS WITH GRUPO CAMPOFERT IN BRAZIL TO OFFER INCREASED STORAGE FACILITIES TO FARMERS
July 2012 SODRUGESTVO GROUP AND MITSUI FORM STRATEGIC ALLIANCE
August 2015 SODRUGESTVO ACQUIRES MAJORITY SHARE OF SARCOM IN PARAGUAY
February 2016 SODRUGESTVO LAUNCHES ITS SUBSIDIARY IN TURKEY
December 2018 SODRUGESTVO GROUP ACQUIRES ASSETS OF ALTINYAG IN TURKEY