Fitofarmacija | History


1955 At the GALENIKA facility, the first plant protection preparation was manufactured - Monosan
1965 First export to a foreign market (1,000 tons of Tritox, powder insecticide, exported to Russian market)
1966 Manufacturing performed at FEMOS site in Novi Beograd is moved to current location at Batajnicki drum b.b. in Zemun
1970s Integration with "Sanohemija" from Obrenovac
from 1980 RO AGROHEMIJA becomes a part of SOUR GALENIKA
from 1991 Dependent company, part of the holding company GALENIKA HOLDING
from 1997 Independent, socially-owned, company GALENIKA-FITOFARMACIJA
from 1999 Corporation with 83% of private capital and over 1900 shareholders
  • First trade in shares of Galenika Fitofarmacija a.d. at the Belgrade Stock Exchange
  • Commencement of intensive investment activity
  • Ownership consolidation
  • Certified quality management system in compliance with ISO 9001
  • Homogenization of shares performed
  • New issue of shares from distribution of profits for 2004, increasing share capital by 89%
  • Method of share trading at stock exchange changed to continuous trading
2007 The largest trading volume since the start of trading (about € 10.3 million), as well as the largest market capitalization at December 31 (€ 60.8 million).
  • Accredited laboratory for physical and chemical testing, in line with requirements of SRPS ISO/IEC 17025 standard
  • Verified process of repayment of shares from the II round of ownership transformation, by which the share of socially-owned capital was reduced to 0%
  • A split of shares has been performed, without causing any change to the value of the basic capital, by replacing each existing share with two new shares of a twice lower nominal value.
  • The share capital has been increased by 50% with an issue of new shares.
  • The Company management form has been changed into unicameral with seven members Board of Directors.
  • Certified environmental management system, in compliance with ISO 14001.
  • Certified occupational safety and health management system, in compliance with OHSAS 18001.
  • Galenika Fitofarmacija a.d. received a decision on approval of the Safety Report and Emergency Plan, as two key documents for the Seveso operator, by the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection.
  • The share capital has been increased by 100% with an issue of new shares.
  • First EU registrations were obtained for plant protection products.
  • Laboratory for physical and chemical testing was certified for its established quality system according to the OECD Principles on Good Laboratory Practice (GLP).
  • First sales of EU registered products on foreign markets.
  • Completed first GLP study for sponsor from EU.