Gafgaz Canning Factory
"Gafgaz Canning Factory" was put into operation in the Khachmaz region on September 12, 2003, with the participation of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev. The "Gafgaz Canning Factory" with a total area of 40 ha and an annual production capacity of 20-25 thousand tons of canned fruits and vegetables and 9,000 tons of canned meat, is the main purchaser of agricultural products in the northern region. The company employs more than 350 people. In the coming years, in connection with the manufacture of new products, the factory plans to expand production facilities, which will create conditions for increasing the staff several-fold. "The Gafgaz Canning Factory"s products are manufactured in metal, glass, cardboard, and plastic aseptic packaging. The enterprise offering quality products to consumers uses equipment from leading Turkish, German, Italian, and Austrian companies. All the production lines manufacture products according to the Food Safety and Quality Management System. The enterprise manufactures about 100 items of products, 50-60 % of which are sold on the local market. The Company is aimed at unconditional customer satisfaction. The factory manufactures canned meat, tomato paste, puree, sauces, fruit jelly, canned fruits and vegetables, and ready meals of "Bizim Tarla", "Bostan", "Saville", "Bizim Bostan", "Final", "Super Sun" and "Blendo" trademarks. Certificates received by the "Gafgaz Canning Factory":
• TS-EN-ISO 9001:2015
• TS-EN-ISO 22000:2018
• BRC - GLOBAL STANDARD FOR FOOD SAFETY - EDITION 8
• CERTIFICATE OF CONFORMITY
The Bilasuvar Cannery
The Bilasuvar Cannery, founded in 2010 at the expense of the state concessional loan and “Azersun Holding”s funds according to the entrepreneurship development supporting policy pursued by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, is proud of its successful activity. The factory, whose field of activity is producing various canned products, manufactures vegetable pickles and eggplant and tomato paste of the Bizim Tarla, Bostan, Saville, Chveni Supra, Final, and Blendo trademarks, in particular, vegetable pickles of the Bizim Tarla trademark as an exclusively Azerbaijani brand. The enterprise plays an important role in ensuring the food security of the region and the country. The plant, with a total annual capacity of 25,000 tons, employs 700-800 people. The enterprise playing an important role in improving the social welfare of the region’s population contributes to both the development of agriculture and population employment by accepting various fruits and vegetables from entrepreneurs and the population of the nearby regions. It should also be noted that the Bilasuvar Cannery uses equipment based on the latest technologies, purchased in countries such as Italy, Germany, Turkey, and Israel. The production, arranged according to ISO 9001 and FSSC 22000 standards, has determined the popularity of manufactured products among consumers in the domestic and foreign markets. Currently, the enterprise’s quality products are exported to Russia, Ukraine, Germany, Moldova, Dubai, Georgia, Iraq, the USA, Canada, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Italy, and other countries. All products of the Bilasuvar Cannery, whose priority is human health, are environmentally friendly and of good quality.
The Lankaran Cannery was founded in 2009 at the expense of the state concessional loan and “Azersun Holding”s funds according to the entrepreneurship development supporting policy pursued by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev.
The factory, with an annual production capacity of 15,000 tons, employs 80 people, and during the season, this number reaches 350. The enterprise’s area is 7.79 ha.
The factory, playing an important role in improving the social welfare of the region’s population, makes a significant contribution to both the development of agriculture and population employment by accepting various fruits and vegetables from agricultural manufacturers and the population of the southern region.
The Lankaran Cannery manufactures mangal salad, grilled eggplant paste, pinjur salad, lecho, various compotes, pickles, jams, and tomato paste under the Bizim Tarla, Bostan, Saville, Bizim Bostan, Chveni Supra, Final, and Blendo trademarks, in particular, compotes and pickles of the Bostan-Lankaran trademark as an exclusively Lankaran brand. The enterprise plays an important role in ensuring the food security of the region and the country.
Installing the latest technology-based equipment, purchased in countries such as Italy, Germany, Turkey, and Israel, at the Lankaran Cannery, and arranging the production according to ISO and HACCP standards determined the popularization of its products in the domestic and foreign markets. The Lankaran Cannery was the first in Azerbaijan to start manufacturing environmentally friendly products. CRES Certification of Environmental Standard Company has tested the environmental friendliness of its products and delivered a positive opinion.