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Starch segment

Overview Production sites 5 in Austria, Hungary and Romania (Joint venture)
Raw materials Corn, potatoes, wheat
Products Native and modified starches, saccharification products, ethanol, by-products (animal feed and fertilisers)
Customers Industry for food, paper, textiles, construction chemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, mineral oil, animal feed

Starch segment

The Südzucker Group's Starch segment comprises the starch and ethanol businesses of the AGRANA Group.

AGRANA Stärke GmbH
AGRANA Stärke GmbH oversees the Austrian starch business and coordinates the activities of the subsidiaries and investments in Romania and Hungary. It operates three starch factories in Austria - in Aschach (corn starch), Gmünd (potatoe starch) and Pischelsdorf (integrated wheat starch and bioethanol plants). 

S.C. A.G.F.D. Tandarei s.r.l.
This mill is located in one of Romania's corn-growing regions. Its principal products are corn-based native starch, modified starch and glucose syrups.

Hungrana Kft.
In Hungary, AGRANA has a 50 percent stake in the Hungrana Kft. corn starch and isoglucose mill, located in Szabadegyháza, which is the largest isogluciose producer in Europe.