In order to strengthen and expand existing international agricultural
cooperation, Lantmännen and the Danish agricultural
company DLG (Dansk Landbrugs Grovvareselskab) have
established the company Lantmännen DLG International
(LDI) The purpose of the company is to expand the position
in markets and businesses where Lantmännen and DLG
already have a strong partnership and to expand into new,
mainly European, markets.
HaGe Kiel - holding 41 %
Hauptgenossenschaft Nord AG (HaGe Kiel) has an annual
turnover of approximately SEK 21 billion and about 1,600
employees. Lantmännen owns 41 percent of HaGe Kiel, while
DLG owns 54 percent. Operations include grain trading and
the sale of inputs in the agricultural market. HaGe Kiel has
well developed logistics chains and port terminals located in
Hamburg, Kiel and Rostock which supply the market with
grain and oilseeds, both locally and internationally. HaGe
Kiel has feed factories and also trades in agricultural goods,
machinery and sales of leisure and garden products. Lantmännen’s
share of income is included in the Agriculture Sector.
Scandagra Polska - holding 50 %
Scandagra Polska, which is a merchant of grain and other
inputs in the Polish agricultural market, has an annual turnover
of just over SEK 1 billion and about 170 employees.
The company is jointly owned (50-50) by Lantmännen
and DLG. Scandagra Polska is one of many traders in the
large and fragmented Polish market. Lantmännen’s share of
income is included in the Agriculture Sector.
Scandagra Group - holding 50 %
Scandagra Group AB operates in the Baltic region. The Group
has an annual turnover of just under SEK 3 billion and about
300 employees. The company is jointly owned (50-50) by
Lantmännen and DLG. The operations are conducted through
three sales companies – Scandagra Eesti, Scandagra Latvia and
Scandagra Lietuva. The sales companies engage in the sale of
crop production inputs and the purchase and sale of grain.
Scandagra Eesti also has a feed plant with a production capacity
of just over 100,000 tonnes. Lantmännen’s share of income
is included in the Agriculture Sector.
Scandbio - holding 50 %
Scandbio is the largest wood fuel company in Sweden and
sells 100 percent renewable energy in the form of heat pellets,
bedding pellets, briquettes, biomass logs and wood powder.
The products are manufactured by using residues from
the sawmill industry. The company has an annual turnover
of approximately SEK 1 billion and about 160 employees.
Scandbio has a strong position in the Swedish market and
in the Baltic Sea region. Lantmännen and Neova each own
50 percent of the company. Lantmännen’s share of income is
included in the Energy Sector.
Viking Malt - holding 37,5 %
Viking Malt is refiner of grain, and supplies about 600,000
tonnes of malt annually to breweries and distilleries in
northern Europe, and to a number of customers around
the world. Viking Malt produces malt in Finland, Sweden,
Denmark, Poland and Lithuania. The company has an
annual turnover of just over SEK 2 billion and about 240
employees. Lantmännen owns 37.5 percent of the company,
with the remainder being owned by the Finnish company
Polttimo. Lantmännen’s share of income is included
in the Food Sector.