The company’s management on the occasion of the visit organized a presentation and tour of the industry for the representatives of Evros prefecture Media.
The BoD Ms. Lukia Saranti and CEO Efthimios Konstantopoulos had the opportunity to present a brief overview of the 40 years of AKRITAS business and to report on its progress and prospects.
More specifically, the effect of the company to the local community was analyzed and generally to the Greek economy , being the only Greek vertically integrated wood processing industry. Today AKRITAS has a staff of 240 persons, while through the activation of the entire supply chain, is involved also in the parallel activation of a large number of indirect jobs through the multiple cooperation. At the same time, it is a company that operates with international standards, oriented towards openness and with significant contribution to the current account balance of the country.
Similarly, issues were discussed- related to the competitiveness of enterprises, focusing to the development of infrastructure needed for the provision of high quality transit services through both the port and the railway.
In 2017 the company continued with the same pace its growth, while the prospects for 2018 are very positive , which immediately is reflected in immediate plans to increase its production capacity in the first half by adopting additional shift operation.