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Südzucker AG
Traded as FWBSZU
Industry Food processing
Founded 1926
Headquarters Mannheim, Germany
Key people
Wolfgang Heer (CEO and spokesman of the executive board), Hans-Jörg Gebhard (Chairman of the supervisory board)
Products Sugar, starch, processed fruit products, frozen and chilled pizza, bioethanol
Revenue €7.735 billion (2013/2014)[1]
€567.6 million (2013/2014)[1]
€281.6 million (2013/2014)[1]
Total assets €8.728 billion (February 2014)[1]
Total equity €3.979 billion (February 2014)[1]
Number of employees
18,459 (average, 2013/2014)[1]
Website www.suedzucker.de/en/

Südzucker AG is a German company, the largest sugar producer in Europe with an annual production of around 4.8 million tonnes.

Group segments[edit]

Sugar segment[edit]

The company has 30 sugar factories and 3 refineries in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania Slovakia and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Beet sugar factory in Brottewitz (Germany) of Südzucker AG

Special Products segment[edit]

CropEnergies segment[edit]

Adjacent to the beet sugar factory in Zeitz in Germany Südzucker operates an bioethanol plant.

Fruit segment[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Annual Report 2013/2014". Südzucker. 

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