This activity expanded in 2021 with the acquisition of AB Kauno Grūdai and related companies. It includes:
– trade in pest control and hygiene products (AB Kauno Grūdai);
– the production and marketing of extruded products and pet food (AB Kauno Grūdai);
– provision of veterinary pharmaceutical services and trade in products (AB Kauno Grūdai, OOO KLM, OOO VitOMEK);
– the provision of fumigation and sanitation services (UAB Baltic Fumigation Services).
The largest share of sales is ensured by wholesale and retail trade in veterinary products from well-known manufacturers worldwide, providing professional veterinary advice to Lithuanian farmers, clinics, pharmacies and veterinary shops. The Group represents the following brands : Zoetis Inc., Woogene B&G CO. LTD, Bioveta, a. s., Interchemie Werken De Adelaar B.V., Innov Ad NV/SA , TOV Brovafarma.
The Group has an extruded products manufacturing plant in Alytus and owns its own cat and dog food brands: Quattro, Canis, La Murr, Aport. In the first half of the financial year 2021/2022, almost 8 thousand tons of extruded products were sold, generating revenues of just over EUR 4 million.
The Group’s pest control and hygiene products businesses account for a marginal share of the Group’s revenues. It offers preventive and intervention measures to ensure food safety requirements and sells chemical products for both professional use and daily cleaning of household premises.
The combined revenue of all these activities in the first half of FY 2021/2022 amounted to EUR 19.6 million, with a gross profit of EUR 5.6 million and an operating profit of EUR 1.8 million.