“ROSTOK-HOLDING” Aims at Deepening Cooperation with Bayer

“ROSTOK-HOLDING” group plans to deepen its cooperation with Bayer.

In particular, on 19-22 November 2012, the representatives of “ROSTOK-HOLDING” group visited “Bayer” (Germany).

Experts had a chance to review the strategy of “Bayer”. During the visit special attention was paid to the trends in the core fields “Bayer” develops, i.e. health care, agriculture and high-tech materials.

“Bayer” is an innovation-oriented company with an extremely high level of organization of all the production processes. The level of social and corporate responsibility is a role model to follow for the Ukrainian companies”, — said Ihor Makukha, Chief Executive Officer of “ROSTOK-HOLDING”.

Experts of “ROSTOK-HOLDING” also visited the subgroups of “Bayer” such as Bayer HealthCare, Bayer CropScience, Bayer MaterialScience as well as got acquainted with the peculiarities of operation of the chemical park, managed by Currenta, one of the service companies of “Bayer”.

Information for editors: “ROSTOK-HOLDING” is a vertically integrated agro industrial group specializing in the cultivation and sale of crops, production, processing and sale of dairy products. The total area of high quality black-earth soil under group’s control amounts to ca. 60 hectares. The group includes two dairies, 8 cattle breeding farms, 2 elevator complexes and a number of trade companies. The group is exporting its produce to customers and partners in MENA region, Asia, Europe and the CIS.

«Bayer» is a global enterprise with core competencies in the fields of health care, agriculture and high-tech materials. In fiscal 2011, “Bayer” employed about 112,000 people and had sales of €36.5 billion. Capital expenditures amounted to €1.7 billion, R&D expenses to €2.9 billion.