Miratorg wins "Company of the Year 2017" Business Award
Moscow, June 7 - Miratorg, Russia’s largest pork and beef producer, reports that it has been awarded "Best in Russia" Prize in the "agro-industrial complex" category.
The "Best.ru./ Company of the Year 2017" prestigious award designates nominees based on data provided by the National Rating Agency and the analytical company Medialogy. Key selection criteria are to be among top-10 largest in its sectorand the companies are ranked based on growth rates and sales volumes. Winners are determined by an expert council by questionnaires based on rankings presented in the public domain.
Miratorg is Russia largest investor in the agro-industrial sector with an investment volume exceeding RUB 200 billion. The company has created more than 33,000 new jobs, mainly in rural regions of the country, and annually supplies to the market more than 700,000 tons of meat products: poultry, pork, beef, frozen semi-processed products and ready-to-eat meals.
"We deeply appreciate the expert council’s decision. The company's victory shows the chosen strategy is valid and competitive: efficient growthand increase in production of main types of meat toimprove their availability to our cutomers. Miratorg’sgoal is to transform the company into a global leader beyond Russian market. All the conditions are in place to achieve this goal: a team of like-minded people, best knowledge and expertise,Russia’s unique natural resources, state support for the agricultural sector, and most important, a rock-soild confidence in the path we chose " Miratorg President Viktor Linnik said.