Schelkovo Agrohim was established in 1998 on the basis of the leading research institute of plant protection chemicals and the oldest chemical enterprise.
Today, Schelkovo Agrohim is one of the largest manufacturers of pesticides in Russia.
This is a powerful, dynamically developing enterprise with constantly growing intensification and production volume. The production bases of the company are located in Russia and Kazakhstan, a plant in Uzbekistan is under construction.
Schelkovo Agrohim products are represented in all regions of Russia and CIS countries, the company is emerging at the non-CIS market. The company's share in the total volume of the Russian market of plant protection chemicals is 16%.
The rapid supply of plant protection products and agroconsulting is performed by 30 official representative offices in 40 Russian cities and 12 representative offices in the near and far abroad countries.
The Company’s core activity is the production of pesticides for comprehensive protection of main agricultural crops. The product list consists of more than 120 brands and includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, seed treatments, fumigants, rodenticides, desiccants, adjuvants, pheromones, microbiological products, amino acid biostimulants, microfertilizers, plant growth regulator, and other.
Innovation, high quality and efficiency are the advantages of formulations produced by Schelkovo Agrohim.
The high scientific potential and strong production and research base allow bringing to the market innovative plant protection solutions. The Company’s scientific experts developed and implemented unique formulations: microemulsions (Scarlet, Tebu 60, Benefis, Polaris, Argo, Vintage, Capella, Medeya and other), solution colloid concentrates (Titul 390, Titul Duo, Zontran, Drotik, Reper, Triada and other), oil emulsion concentrates (Betaren Super MD, Forward, Healer). Microemulsions and solution colloid concentrates are based on the the technology of colloid formulations, allowing to develop the dispersion of spray solutions less than 0.1 micron (nano-level). Oil emulsion concentrates contain oil, allowing to improve the product penetration. All developments are aimed at achieving maximum results in the agricultural crops protection (high efficiency of formulations, rapid effect, and long-term protection).
Manufacturing facilities of Schelkovo Agrohim allows producing other formulations such as: emulsifiable concentrates, suspension concentrates, soluble liquid, emulsions, oil in water, water dispersible granules and wettable powders.
In the unit of chemical crop protection products there are 13 production lines, fitted up with the modern equipment, metering devices for raw materials, automated lines for bottling and packaging of products, lines for labeling and packaging, PIAB’s pneumatic conveyors (Sweden), Mero’s semiautomatic devices (Italy) for inductive sealing of polyethylene packaging openings. Powder fillers are also installed for packaging of powder products in environmentally friendly water-soluble film.
Manufacturing facilities are equipped with Japanese jet mill allowing to achieve grinding fineness of less than 5 micrometers in the wettable powders production. The facilities are also fitted up with Netzsch’s equipment (Germany) for production of suspension concentrates, with HOSOKAWA’s mechanical mill (Japan) for powder grinding, and with a granulator for production of various granular formulations.
There is also a facility for container production, including multilayer packaging for pesticides, with a production capacity of 4.4 million containers per year.
High production quality is ensured by a system of analytical control, i.e. multistage quality control at all stages of manufacturing and acceptance of the finished product. The Company implemented the quality management system in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001, which is an additional guarantee of high quality of the production.
Choosing products of Schelkovo Agrohim, a customer can be sure of their high efficiency. The Company established the Agrochemical Research Centre fitted up with the most up-to-date equipment. The Centre conducts researches in 2 following directions: chemical researches and agrochemical and biological researches.