Increases in turnover and slaughtering capacities
The Tönnies Group (Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Germany) ended the 2013 financial year with increases in both turnover and slaughtering capacities.
The Group’s turnover in the 2013 financial year amounted to approx. 5.6 billion euros (2012: 5 billion euros), and the number of animals slaughtered increased for the entire group to 16.4 million pigs (2012: 16.1 million) and 405,000 cattle (2012: 400,000). The number of employees in the Group remained largely unchanged: approx. 8,000 direct and indirect employees work at the Group’s one Danish and seven German production sites and in national and international sales.