Corporate structure

AGRANA Research & Innovation Center GmbH (ARIC) is the AGRANA research and development company for starch, bioethanol, sugar and fruit. ARIC is an independent company within AGRANA and is a wholly owned subsidiary of AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG (AB). The company is a national and international provider of research & development and other related services in the fields of sugar technology, food technology, starch technology, microbiology, biotechnology and fruit, and is divided into five departments.


The natural upgrade.

  • Sugar.
  • Starch.
  • Fruit.