EFKO Group clearly dominates the Russian market for specialized fats to be used as food product ingredients in confectionery, bakery, and dairy industries.
Our specialized fat production facilities are located in Alekseevka (Belgorod Region), on the premises of Taman Sea Port in the Krasnodar krai and in Almaty in the Republic of Kazakhstan. The solid technical base secures a strong competitive advantage for the Company. So far, EFKO Group is the only Russia's producer employing a fractionation technique to manufacture cocoa butter substitutes used in the confectionery industry. The Group's high-tech plants allow for using interesterification and hydrogenation for producing fats. Due to its consistently high quality the EFKO specialized fats and margarines are demanded more than in 10 countries worldwide.
EFKO's product range includes:
cocoa butter alternatives,
universal and specialized margarines,
milk fat substitutes.
EFKO's food ingredients production process involves formulas and technologies developed by the in-house R&D center and is certified as required by the national and global standards. EFKO's fats meet all the requirements of:
GOST ISO 9001-2011 (ISO 9001:2008),
International Featured Standards - IFS Food,
BRC Global Standard for Food Safety,
The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO),
EFKO's food ingredients meet all the requirements of "Technical regulations for fat and oil products" (CU TR 024/2011), "About food products safety" (CU TR 021/2011) and "Food products and parts of their marking" (CU TR 022/2011). Their consistently high quality generate demand in over 10 countries worldwide.
Moreover, EFKO became the first among Russian companies that started to work in accordance with RSPO. This certificate confirms that supply chain of raw materials and production of the Group is in compliance with the specification of ecologically stable production of a global level.