Ameta is one of the largest food companies in Bulgaria and a leader in poultry meat production with an estimated 30% of Bulgaria’s industrial broiler production. Ameta’s primary focus is the production of chicken meat products and Ameta is capable of producing a wide range of whole, cut-up, portioned, size specific, fresh and frozen high quality chicken. In recent years the Company has established itself as a supplier of animal feedstuffs in both bulk and bagged form. Ameta employs 1,000 people in different companies where the individual activities of the fully integrated production process are located. The Groups headquarters are situated in Razgrad, in North Eastern Bulgaria.
The Groups consolidated sales increased by 25% from 2007 to 2008 and sales volume will further increase in 2009 as the Company develops its export business and broadens it product range to match the needs of other European Union countries.
Ameta is the largest supplier of fresh poultry in Bulgaria and supplies directly to Kaufland, CBA, Piccadilly, Billa, T-Market, Fantastico and Metro. Ameta also produces fresh meat in bulk crates for some of the largest packers of fresh meat in the country. Under the brands of these packers Ameta products are supplied to such chains and HORECA customers. The company is now developing seasoned fresh ready-to-cook products. The company is also supplying most of the large meat processors in Bulgaria with its by-products. The Company regularly supplies customers in Greece and Romania and has delivered to Holland, France, Germany and the U.K.
Ameta is a recognized supplier of the tourist resorts; we supply on time and in HORECA packs. In the HORECA market the company supplies 100% of the needs of KFC Bulgaria, as well as the largest local restaurant chain “Happy” Bar & Grill.