January 4, 2013


Ukraine's Creative Group to boost soy crushing capacities in 2013


Ukraine's major fat-and-oil producers, Creative Group is aiming to augment its existing soy crushing capacities 3.1 times to 270,000 tonnes a year in 2013.


The company's press service said the capacity increase will be achieved through expanding production at the soy processing plant in Kirovohrad region.


According to the company, Creative is the second-ranked soy crusher in Ukraine with a 11.7% share in terms of capacities and 16.8% in terms of output volumes. The company intends to take up leading positions in this market. At the moment, Creative's soy crushing capacities total 88,000 tonnes a year.