Company Astarta Viktor Ivanchik and Borsch Ventures, Yevgeny Utkin created a joint venture Agro Core (agro KOR), which runs development projects in the field of innovation systems, agribusiness management. About it ЛІГА.net reported the press service of Astarte.
According to the report, in the first stage, the main base for testing and implementation of high-tech products will be the Core Agro enterprises agropromholding Astarta-Kyiv.
According to Ivanchik, cooperation with Borsch Ventures opens new mutually beneficial prospects for this work and General developments will give the participants of agricultural market access to a qualitatively new level of management of agricultural business.At the same time, Yevgeny Utkin said that the main objective of the project is to promote smart technologies in agriculture. “If in the financial sector and Telecom penetration of modern technology is close to 100%, in agriculture it is quite low,” he says.
BorschVentures – initiative high-tech holding KM Core, aimed at support and development of innovative companies in areas such as microelectronics and electronics, nanotechnology and IT. KM Core is a pioneer of high-tech industry in Eastern Europe, with a broad geography of business: Ukraine, Europe, USA, Canada, Israel.
Astarta is a vertically integrated agro-industrial company that operates in the field of sugar and agricultural production, has established itself as a stable, transparent, reliable partner and supplier. Shares of Astarta Holding N. V. since 2006 are traded on the Warsaw stock exchange. Astarta handles 250 thousand hectares of arable land in 8 regions of Ukraine, is a national leader in the production of sugar (8 sugar mills), as well as one of the leading industrial producers of milk and soybean meal. In addition, Astarta is developing a bioenergy project for production of “green” electricity from biogas.