The group of companies Prometey has been working successfully for more than 20 years at the grain market of Ukraine. The company has a network of elevators in different parts of Ukraine – Nikolaev, Kirovograd, Khmelnitskiy, Zaporozhye and Kiev regions, as well as a modern fleet of grain trucks and certified laboratories.
Prometey carries out the sale, transportation and sale of primary goods. The company also provides financial and logistic services, implements effective risk management strategies.
The first elevator was bought by Prometey in 2001 in village Lotskino in Nikolaev region. The purchased dilapidated farm in Nikolaev was in fact several foundations of concrete warehouses. The new owner repaired the granaries, installed grain drying and cleaning equipment, mechanization system. The volume of the maximum simultaneous storage utilization gradually reached 10 thousand tons.
The company Prometey purchased an elevator in Nikolaev in 2002. The total capacity of storage facilities was 50 thousand tons of simultaneous storage. The elevator is equipped with an unloading point, electronic truck scales with a 20-meter platform, a grain-cleaning complex, a grain dryer.
Novopoltavskiy elevator was added to the network of elevator capacity of the company Prometey in April 2004. The elevator was named after the railway station Novopoltavka, located nearby. The elevator is in village Shevchenkovo, Novobugskiy district, Nikolaev region. The total cumulative storage capacity of the elevator is 50 thousand tons of simultaneous storage. The elevator provides a standard package of acceptance/shipment services for vehicles, drying, cleaning, refining, storage and grain. The shipment for railway transport started after the repair work in 2016. The elevator is equipped with an unloading point, electronic truck scales with a 20-meter platform, a grain-cleaning complex, a grain dryer.
A group of companies Prometey purchased an elevator in Dolinskaya, Dolinskiy district, Kirovograd region in February 2014. The grain acceptance was launched at the elevator in June 2015. The total cumulative storage capacity of the elevator is 40 thousand tons of simultaneous storage. The elevator is equipped with an unloading point, electronic truck scales with a 20-meter platform, a grain-cleaning complex, a grain dryer. The laboratory is certified for work with sunflower and barley, wheat.
A group of companies Prometey purchased an elevator in Grebenki, Vasilkovskiy district, Kiev region in March 2014. The maximum capacity of a single storage of a concrete vertical silo was 50 thousand tons. The elevator was equipped with a dryer, a separator, a car lift, scales and a laboratory. The company Prometey invested more than 5 million hryvnias in the repair of storage facilities and modernization of equipment.
A group of companies Prometey bought an elevator in Voznesensk in November 2014. The elevator farm in Voznesensk, Nikolaev region, is a storage system of floor storage type. Potential capacity of storage at the facility is estimated at 30 thousand tons of grain. At the time of the purchase, the storage facilities of the elevator were in a semi-emergency condition and required a major reconstruction.
The network of elevators of the Prometey Group was replenished with a new elevator complex in the villages Kazanka and Vladimirovka in Kazankovskiy district, Nikolaev region. Production capacity of the elevator in the village Kazanka is located on the territory of 7 hectares. The complex is a network of warehouses – vertical concrete silo and several ground storage facilities. The total potential storage capacity of the warehouses is 30 thousand tons.
In order to have more prompt and quality interaction with suppliers, the Prometey grain trading company opened a second trading office in the city Kirovograd in November 2015.
In November 2015, Prometey and the Latvian bank Rietumu signed an agreement to provide the company with trade financing worth 2 million dollars for foreign economic contracts for a period of one year.
From May 2014 to November 2015, the fleet of the Prometey Group had been replenished with 14 modern MAN supply truck trains under the leasing agreement from Porshe Finance for more than 1 million euros. The term of the leasing agreement is 5 years.
The net profit margin for Prometey was 10.7%, while the industry average was about 5% in 2015. The company is actively developing grain exports, as this is one of the most reliable sources of foreign exchange earnings.
For the first quarter of 2016, the investment flow of the Prometey Group had mainly been aimed at the reconstruction of granaries, improving the efficiency of technological processes and the transport infrastructure around enterprises. One of the main directions of the modernization strategy of the material and technical base was also the reconstruction of the railway tracks.
The network of Prometey elevators was replenished with another one in the village Zaliznichnoe, Olshanskiy district, Kirovograd region, on the railway station Yosipovka. The elevator was in an emergency condition. About 0.5 million dollars was spent on its reconstruction. In particular, a vehicle lift and a grain cleaning system were built.
The network of elevators of the Prometey Group was replenished in early June with 3 elevators in the city Pomoshnaya in Dobrovelichkovskiy district, Kirovograd region, in the village Chetyrboki in Shepetovskiy district in Khmelnitskiy region and in Snigirevka, Nikolaev region. Thus, the total number of Prometey elevators increased to 12.
Prometey purchased five elevators in Zaporozhye region in 2016. Elevators are located in the towns Tokmak, Vasilievka, Pologi, as well as in the village Ternovatoye in Novonikolaevskiy district, and based on Belmanka station in Kuibyshev district. Thus, the number of Prometey elevator complexes has increased to 17; the total storage capacity of granaries is up to 1 million tons. Railroads are put to all elevators, railway shipment is possible. At the time of purchase, all elevators had working condition, so the acceptance of grain and oilseeds in the field did not stop.
The company Prometey purchased an elevator in the village Khatski, Cherkasy district, Cherkasy region in September 2017. The new elevator has a capacity of simultaneous storage up to 10 thousand tons, and it is a complex of warehouses of floor storage type.