Facts about Grante

The history began in 1969 when a factory for production of tinned fruit juice was set up in Geokchay disctrict of the Azerbaijani Soviet Socialist Republic. The first managing director was Teymur Faradzh ogly Akhmedov.

In 1978 the factory was awarded with a gold medal at the international exhibition “Erfurt-78” in Germany.

Since 1984, the factory products have become well-known and supplied to all republics of the USSR and exported to other countries of the world. They kept winning prestigious awards at international contests.

In 1986 the factory wins another gold medal at the international exhibition “Plovdiv-86” in Bulgaria.

A milestone in the history of AZNAR was marked in 2006 by its new owner, Farkhad Teymurovich Akhmedov, the son of Teymur Akhmedov. The investment program resulted in renovation of manufacturing capacities, fully automated manufacturing processes and advanced quality control system implemented at all production stages from gathering raw material to packaging.