Strong market position in goat’s and sheep’s milk products

Emmi increases its stake in Dutch company AVH dairy trade B.V.


 

 

Media release

 

Strong market position in goat’s and sheep’s milk products

 

 

 

 

 

Emmi increases its stake in Dutch company AVH dairy trade B.V.

 

 

 

 

 

Lucerne, 2 July 2018Emmi has held a stake in the goat’s and sheep’s milk product trader AVH dairy trade B.V. (AVH), based in Bergen, the Netherlands, since 1 January 2013. Now, Emmi is increasing its stake from 75 % to 90 %.

 

 

 

Goat’s milk products occupy an increasingly important niche in Emmi’s product portfolio. This is one of the reasons why Emmi is increasing its stake in AVH dairy trade B.V. from 75 % to 90 %. The remaining 10 % will continue to be held by the founder of AVH.

 

Emmi has been a stakeholder in AVH since January 2013. The company, based in Bergen in the Netherlands, is a leading international trader of goat’s and sheep’s milk products, in particular cheese, milk powder and protein concentrates. AVH’s sales markets are the EU, the US and Asia.

 

A subsidiary of Emmi Benelux B.V., AVH generated sales of around EUR 35 million in 2017. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

 

 

 

 

 

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