Press releases and downloads

Below you can find an overview of our press releases. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Danish Agro reshuffles its Group Executive Board and appoints a new Group Director

27/02/2020

Danish Agro has made changes to its Group Executive Board and appointed new Group Directors for two of the Group’s six divisions.
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Danish Agro acquires Hedegaard shares from Vestjyllands Andel

25/02/2020

Danish Agro buys 22.3% of shares in the agribusiness Hedegaard A/S from Vestjyllands Andel.
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The agribusiness company Hedegaard gets new management

25/02/2020

As an extension of Danish Agro’s acquisition of shares in Hedegaard A/S, CEO Søren Rathcke has decided to hand over the reins of Hedegaard.
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Record turnover in challenging year

12/02/2020

In 2019, the Danish Agro group achieved its highest turnover so far of EUR 4.7 billion, a 7% increase compared to 2018.
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Danish Agro will offer digital fingerprints of farmers’ fields

12/02/2020

The Danish Agro group has entered into an exclusive agreement with the Canadian company, SoilOptix.
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Danish Agro’s digital mantra - think big, start small

12/02/2020

Danish Agro has come a long way with its digitalisation strategy, which was launched in 2018, where digital tools for agriculture were made a strategic focus area for the group.
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Largest CLAAS partner

12/02/2020

With the approval secured for acquiring CLAAS activities in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in the beginning of 2020, the Danish Agro group will become CLAAS’ largest partner in an international context.
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New strong machinery setup in Finland – CLAAS is main brand

25/11/2019

The Danish Agro group subisidiary in Finland, Hankkija, will in the beginning of 2020 start promoting, selling and servicing CLAAS in Finland.
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New machinery company in Finland

03/07/2019

As of 1 August 2019 , newly established Finnish Agro Machinery Oy will be representing quality machinery brands in Finland.
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Biggest machinery distributor in northern Europe in just five years

13/02/2019

The Danish Agro group has become the biggest machinery distributor in northern Europe in just five years.
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Long drought provided challenges in an otherwise good year

13/02/2019

The long, drawn-out drought from April to August provided challenges for Danish Agro group in what was otherwise a good 2018 for Danish Agro.
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Danish Agro and FLIEGL collaboration

09/11/2018

Danish Agro has just entered into an agreement with FLIEGL Agrartechnik concerning further sale of the machinery producer’s products in Denmark.
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Danish Agro and LEMKEN expand their scope of collaboration in Denmark

06/11/2018

Five Danish machinery dealers expand their offering with the complete portfolio of LEMKEN products.
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Machinery investment i Finland and the Baltic countries

06/07/2018

Exclusive CLAAS dealership in Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania
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Danish Agro acquires Danish auction house

06/06/2018

Danish Agro has concluded a deal for the acquisition of Dansk Maskinbørs.
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Strategic partnership with digital frontrunner

26/04/2018

Danish Agro group has just concluded a strategic partnership agreement with FieldSense, a developer of digital farming solutions
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2017 was a good year for Danish Agro group

07/02/2018

2017 was a good and successful year for the Danish Agro group, which met all its financial targets.
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Strategic focus and targets for 2018

07/02/2018

Danish Agro group continue to follow its longterm strategy and has defined financial KPIs for 2018
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Danish Agro acquires Latvian agribusiness

23/01/2018

Danish Agros subisdiary Baltic Agro Latvia has just concluded a deal to acquire 60% of the shares in agribusiness company Tukuma Straume
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Danish Agro establishes Swedish grain terminal

09/11/2017

Danish Agro has signed an agreement with Swedish KLF to build a joint grain terminal.
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Danish Agro acquires Swedish agribusiness VärmLant AB

02/10/2017

Swedish Agro, the Swedish subsidiary of Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel, has signed a deal to acquire VärmLant AB, effective 15 March 2018
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Danish Agro acquires machinery business A. P. Jørgensen, Ribe

24/08/2017

Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S recently entered agreement to acquire A.P. Jørgensen, a leading CLAAS dealer in the west of Denmark.
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Danish Agro acquires Danish machinery dealer Røstofte Maskiner A/S

16/08/2017

Danish Agro has acquired 75 % of the shares in Røstofte Maskiner A/S
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Danish Agro acquires danish CLAAS dealer

15/08/2017

Danish Agro acquires Danish CLAAS dealer Ringe Maskinforretning A/S
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DanHatch to acquire french hatchery

06/07/2017

The hatchery group DanHatch A/S, which Danish Agro is part owner of, has acquired the french hatchery Goasduff
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Danish Agro invest in Danish machinery dealer

30/06/2017

Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S signed an agreement on 30 June to acquire 45% of the shares in Danish machinery dealer ALMAS Agro A/S.
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Danish Agro to distribute HORSCH in Norway and Sweden

20/06/2017

As of today, Danish Agro will take over the distribution of HORSCH products in Sweden and Norway
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Danish Agro acquires Danish CLAAS dealer

24/05/2017

Danish Agro has acquired 75 % of the shares in Danish CLAAS dealer Vinderup Maskinforretning A/S
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Danish Agro in partnership with SAMSON

08/05/2017

Danish Agro Machinery are to take over sales and service of SAMSON products as of 1 November 2017.
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Frank Nissen becomes new CEO in Ceravis AG

26/04/2017

Frank Nissen will become new CEO of Ceravis AG and will replace Thorsten Pogge who leaves the company by the end of April.
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Danish Agro acquire finnish agribusiness activities

25/04/2017

1 January 2018, Danish Agro wil take over the agribusiness activities of the Finnish retail company Eepee
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Danish Agro invest i Danish CLAAS dealer

24/02/2017

On 22 February, Danish Agro Machinery Holding A/S agreed to acquire 45% of the shares in Danish farm machinery dealer Traktor & Høstspecialisten A/S.
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Danish Agro to sell CLAAS products in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

10/02/2017

On 10 February Danish Agro signed a deal with Finnish group Kesko to acquire 45% of the shareholding in its three machinery companies
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Danish Agro group achieves its highest turnover and biggest profit ever

31/01/2017

The group has achieved the highest turnover ever, coupled with our biggest profit ever.
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Christian Junker to step down as Group CEO in the autumn

31/01/2017

Deputy Group CEO Henning Haahr to take over.
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Vilomix acquires majority shareholding i Polish company

04/01/2017

Vilomix Holding acquired the majority shareholding in Polish premix company Blattin Polska on 1 January 2017.
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Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel to divest their agribusiness and logistics activities in Saxony, Germany

16/11/2016

Danish Agro and Vestjyllands Andel jointly own German agribusiness specialist Ceravis AG with German agribusiness group Agravis, and are to divest their agribusiness and logistics activities in Saxony, Germany.
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All requests from the press can be adressed to:

Søren Møgelvang Nielsen
Comm. Director
smn@danishagro.dk
Phone: +45 2332 8274