Groupe Danone — a French company, manufacturer of dairy products and food products. The Group takes leading positions in four sectors of healthy food production: fresh fermented dairy products, baby food, water and clinical food.
Danone in Kazakhstan:
In 2010 the first plant was commissioned with capacity of 24 thousand tons of dairy products, investments volume amounted to 21 million euros. In 2012 the production of 42 items was organized. 175 job places created.
Danone products are exported to Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan. Also, possibility of export to XUAR is considering. In the nearest future, Danone corporation plans to expand production capacities on the plant in Almaty region till 50%.
"KazBeef" Ltd. Company – an innovation project, aimed at development of breeding livestock in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Joint project of "KazBeef" Ltd. between "KazMeat" Ltd. ("KazAgro" Holding" JSC) and American company "Global Beef" for creation of two breeding reproductive farms for cattle seed stock breeding and creation of feedlot for 5000 heads of cattle was established in 2010 in Mamay village of Enbekshilder district of Akmola region.
KazMeat Ltd. being a 100% subsidiary enterprise of "KazAgroOnim" JSC in its turn is a co-founder of "KAzBeef" Ltd. (30% of share in the authorized capital of Ltd. is owned by "KazMeat" Ltd.), "Shchuchinsk gormolzavod" Ltd. (55% of share in the authorized capital) and American company – "Global Beef Investors" USA (North Dakota) (15% of share in the authorized capital).
At present, the Company implements one investment project more for construction of breeding reproductive farm for 3000 heads of cattle and feedlot for 5000 heads in Smailovka village of Taranovsk district of Kostanay region.