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Members of Seed Association of Ukraine
"Euralis Semence" is a part of the French agricultural group "Euralis" which was founded in South West France in 1936. The main activities of the group are:
- Production of seed, breeding and research activities
- Trader operation of commodity grain.
- Food production.
Unit for the seeds production within the "Euralis" has been working since 1950 and is one of the strategic activities. There is a breeding and seed production of maize, sunflower, winter and spring rape, grain sorghum and soybeans.
Already in 1900, KWS became the leader in world trade in sugar beet seeds and began to establish subsidiaries. In Ukraine KWS built its first plant seed in 1905, known as Vinnitsa seed plant.
In 2001 the subsidiary LLC "KWS-Ukraine" was founded, which provides seed production, marketing and agro services. KWS offers 13 hybrids of sugar beet, 20 maize hybrids and high-performance of hybrid of sunflower, fodder beet, winter rape, rye, spring barley varieties and potatoes to Ukrainian producers.
Limited liability company “Limagrain Ukraine” was founded on 24th October 2008. The founder is company Limagrain Europe S.A. (France).
MAS Seeds Ukraine is a Ukrainian subsidiary of the French seed company MAS Seeds, which is the part of the agricultural cooperative group MAISADOUR. Mas Seeds has been present on the Ukrainian market for over 10 years. The MAS Seeds seed processing factory, located in the Dnipropetrovsk region, is the №1 seed giant in Ukraine with a production capacity of 1 million sowing units per year. 90% of corn seeds and 50% of MAS Seeds sunflower seeds which is sold on the Ukrainian market are produced in Ukraine, other quantities are imported from MAS Seeds factory in France and Spain.
Limited liability company “RAGT Semences-Ukraine” was created in 2010. The founder of the company is RAGT Semences (France).
RAGT Semences was founded in 1919. The Company has 18 branches and more than 1000 highly qualified employees only in Europe.
Recently the construction of the seed plant on sunflower seeds processing was completed and LLC “Syngenta” is a representative of "Syngenta" in Ukraine which operates in over 90 countries, it employs more than 25,000 employees.