ASTARTA Holding NV is a Netherland-based agro-industrial company engaged in the food processing industry. Its main activities comprise the production and trade of sugar from sugar beet, sugar by-products and related services. The Company’s operations are divided into three business segments. The Agriculture segment is engaged in the production of sugar beet, corn, wheat, barley and soybeans. The Sugar Segment produces sugar from sugar beet and sugar from raw cane. The Cattle Farming segment is engaged in the production of raw milk and meat. The Company operates in Ukraine and has sugar plants in the Khmelnitsky, Vinnitsa, Poltava and Kharkiv regions. As of December 31, 2011, the Company had one wholly owned subsidiary, Ancor Investments Ltd, as well as held 99.98% shares of Firm Astarta-Kyiv LLC, 98.53% shares of APO Tsukrovyk Poltavshchyny LLC and 97.03% shares of Agricultural company Dovzhenko LLC, among others.