Business risks

Atria as an investment

Business risks

H1/2017

Possible risks in Atria's operations are related to the implementation of the strategy, the maintaining or improvement of the business areas' financial results and the integration of acquired businesses. The general economic climate, market development and competitors’ operations also affect Atria’s risks.

Incidents related to the quality and safety of raw materials and products in any part of the chain, from primary production to consumption, are common risks in Atria’s business environment.

African swine fever continues to cause disruption in Estonia. There is a risk that African swine fever will spread to Finland. Atria has taken several precautionary measures to prevent the disease from spreading into its production facilities and strives to manage the risk.

Fluctuations in the value of the rouble influence the Group’s euro-denominated net sales and result.