Ukraine. Ovostar Union investment program 2019 includes USD 15-17 mln for modernization


The Ovostar Union company investment program for the year 2019 envisages USD 15-17 million of investments in expansion and modernization of production capacities, the WSE informs.

The investment program shall include:

    2 poultry houses;
    2 rearing houses construction and equipment;
    construction of poultry processing plant.

The actual CAPEX for the year 2018 is ~ USD 12,5 million. Under the investment program 2018, the company vested in 2 poultry houses construction and equipment, purchase and installment of MOBA Omnia-РХ700 egg sorting machine, purchase and integration of egg processing facilities in Makarov, Kyiv region.

In 2019, laying hens flock will increase by 13 pct, shell eggs production — by 14 pct to 1.85 bln units, dry egg products — by 12 pct to 3.3 thou. tons, and liquid egg products — by 12 pct to 14 thou. tons.

As previously reported, the company considered an investment of EUR 85 million in the construction of a new egg factory in Latvia.


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