About us

ASTON is one of Russia’s largest producers of foodstuffs and ingredients, and is a leading exporter of agricultural goods and vegetable oils. The company was created in 1997 and has head office is in Rostov-on-Don. About 4,000 employees work in ASTON’s subdivisions.

The company’s key areas of activity are:

  • Production of foodstuffs and food ingredients,
  • international trade,
  • logistics,
  • shipbuilding and shiprepairing
  • agricultural production.

Principles of the company’s work:

  • Developing an honest and open relationship with our partners and clients;
  • Implementation of modern world business standards;
  • Employment of highly effective technologies and recent developments;
  • Constant quality improvement of our products and services.

ASTON – is one of the Russian largest producers of foodstuffs (The Trade marks are: Zatea, Magic Valley, Svetlitsa, Aston), food ingredients and components for feeding stuff.

The ASTON group includes factories for production and processing vegetable oil in Millerovo and Morozovsk (Rostov region), also factories for starch and syrup production in Ryazanskaya and Vladimirskaya regions, elevators in Rostov and Krasnodar regions, port terminals on the river Don, shipbuilding yard, the company has its own dry-cargo vessel for river-sea navigation oil tankers, and bulkers for grain transportation.

ASTON has earned an impeccable reputation as a producer of high-quality foods. The company has gained consumers’ and business partners’ trust. ASTON supplies its products to all Russian regions, as well as to CIS countries, the Baltic States and other foreign countries.

ASTON has many awards:

1. «Company of the Year» – in 2008, 2009, 2010

2. «Best exporter of the Don land» — in 2008

3. PRODEXPO  — «Best Product» – in 2010

4. Grand Prix PRODEXPO – «Best Product» – in 2011

5. PRODEXPO  — «Best Product» (Trade Mark «Zateya» и Trade mark «Svetlitsa») – in 2013

6. Competitive tender «Made in Don land» – in 2014

7. «International trade Leader of the South Russia»- in 2015

8. «Leading exporter of food production» according the Expert magazine – in 2016

9. «Best exporter of the South Russia» – in 2017