About the company

Welcome to the website of OptimusAgro!

OptimusAgro Corporate Group has specialized in the processing of sunflower seeds and the storage of agricultural crops for more than 20 years in the Ukrainian agrarian market. OptimusAgro is one of the largest Ukrainian producers of sunflower oil and extraction cake. The group includes the Zaporizhzhia Oil Extraction Plant (hereinafter referred to as the ZOEP), which has a sunflower seed processing capacity of 2,800 tons per day, and a network of paternosters with a total storage capacity of 1.1 million tons of agricultural crops.

Today, Optimus Agro is included into TOP-5 producers of unrefined sunflower oil and extraction cake, as well as into TOP-10 companies in terms of paternoster facilities in Ukraine. Our company sells up to 30 thousand tons of sunflower oil, up to 27 thousand tons of sunflower extraction cake, and up to 7 thousand tons of granulated husk of sunflower, every month user the following delivery terms: DAF/CPT/FOB/CIF.



  • Unrefined sunflower oil of the first grade (in bulk);
  • High-protein granulated and non-granulated sunflower meal;
  • Pressed granulated sunflower husk.


  • Storage of grains and oilseeds at paternosters;
  • Determination of quality indicators of grains;
  • Sale and purchase of cereals, oilseeds, and products of their processing.

Our company is constantly developing and improving itself. Our policy and mission are to dynamically increase our production volumes, to ensure the maximum satisfaction of the needs of our customers and the high quality of food and feedstock.


  • Developed and implemented certification of a system of management and safety of foodstuffs and feeds in complete accordance with applicable requirements of international standards ISO 22000:2005, GMP+B2 “Production of Feed Ingredients” and GMP+B3 “Vending, Collection, Storage, and Shipment.”
  • In 2018, ZOEP received accreditation certificates No. 2Т1623Т issued by the Laboratory of the Halal Certification Center on the basis of the certificate of examination of products, which confirm compliance with requirements of the Halal standard, as well as the Kosher Certificate from Association of Jewish Religious Organizations of Ukraine.
  • According to the results of the research of the national business rating, the company was recognized as one of the most effective enterprises of Ukraine in its branch industry, and the prestigious award “A Leader of the Year 2018” became a confirmation of the high status, reliability, and efficiency of our business. As well as every significant achievement, this honorable award became possible due to the hard work of our team and the managerial qualities of our management, as well as the embodiment of the idea that has found a response among our clients and partners because no business is possible without understanding its consumers and their needs. Interaction with producers of agricultural products allows our company to maintain a leading position in the market of seeds and processing products.

Today, our company employs more than 2,000 specialists.

Our geography

The company has branched network units

Geography products consumption of our company

Africa Egypt, Morocco, Algeria
Asia China, India, Pakistan
Middle East Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Oman
Europe Italy, Spain, France, Great Britain, Baltic States, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine
South America Brazil

Purchases geography

Asia Malaysia, Indonesia (tropical oils)
Europe Ukraine (oilseeds)

Production units and structural divisions of the company

Our history

History of creating Company


The Optimus Agro brand brings under its brand PJSC "Zaporozhien oil extraction plant" located in Zaporizhzhya city in order to improve the quality of control of oilseeds


The Optimus Agro Group is included in the TOP -5 processors of sunflower seeds in the Ukrainian market in terms the installed capacity.


The Optimus Agro brand brings under its brand grain storages located in Dnipropetrovsk, Kirovograd, Kharkiv, Zaporizhzhia, KKherson, Donetsk, and Cherkasy regions of Ukraine in order to improve the quality of control of oilseeds.


Optimus Agro’s long-term relationships with a large network of grain storages in Ukraine ensure a total capacity for simultaneous storage of more than 1.2 million tons of grain. Grain storages are located in key sunflower regions of the country.


The Company signed a long-term contract with Poltava Oil Extraction Plant for processing of raw materials for production and sales of bottled sunflower oil under the Shchedro brand name.


The Company increased its capacity for production of vegetable oil to 850 thousand tons of sunflower seeds per year at an oil-extraction plant in Zaporizhzhia.


The Company continued to increase its capacity for processing sunflower seeds to 400 thousand tons per year. Upon the strengthening of its positions in the Ukrainian market, the Company management decided to expand its portfolio and to reach foreign markets, which resulted in conclusion of the first contracts for the export of sunflower oil and meal.


The Company increased its capacity for processing sunflower seeds to 250 thousand tons.


The Company continued to expand its capacity for purchase and storage and extended beyond the Zaporizhzhia region.


The Company expanded its storage capacity for sunflower seeds through conclusion of a number of contracts with grain warehouses for a volume of 100 thousand tons per year in the Zaporizhzhia region of Ukraine.


The Company started its business activities in the field of agricultural lending. It had a little money and assets and was mainly engaged in processing of raw sunflower seeds into sunflower oil and meal with the sale of finished products in Ukraine.