Avgust

  Russia

JSC «August» Inc. (Avgust) is the leading Russian developer and manufacturer of crop protection chemicals and supplier of associated information and technology support. The company has 60 offices in key Russian agricultural regions and owns an enormous share of agricultural land plots with a total area of over 160 thousand hectares.

Avgust is also actively operating abroad being present in more than 20 countries including Latin and Central America, Africa and the Middle East. Its production facilities include 4 factories located in the Republic of Tatarstan, the Chuvash Republic, the Republic of Belarus and the People’s Republic of China.

Avgust has established its own R&D center where over 100 new formulations have been developed and more than 40 patents have been obtained. The company is also a domestic leader in the production and sales of products for personal subsidiary farming which was confirmed by the “Brand No. 1 in Russia” award in 2017.

Key figure: Uskov Alexander Mikhailovich
Founded: 1990 | Number of employees: 4 000