World Potato Congress Welcomes New Sustaining Partner – AVR bvba
President Romain Cools is pleased to announce our newest Sustaining Partner – AVR bvba to the World Potato Congress Inc. President Cools stated: “our sustaining partners are crucial to strengthen the unique global premier network that the World Potato Congress provides for the potato sector.”
About AVR bvba
AVR manufactures a full range of machinery for the cultivation of potatoes as well as other bulbous and tuberous plants. From seed bed preparation, planting and ridging to haulm topping, harvesting and storing. AVR bvba is a Belgian company with its head office in Roeselare. The in-store equipment is manufactured in Veendam in the Netherlands.
AVR’s mission is to help its customers store a higher percentage of sellable crops with less input. Reliability, steadfastness and commitment are key values in achieving that goal.
On the one hand, the ‘Keen & Green’ label stands for market oriented and clever solutions (Keen) that boost efficiency; on the other hand, the label is synonymous with sustainability, both in use and consumption. A large service department is just one of the ways in which AVR strives to provide customers and dealers with maximum support.
AVR has some 130 employees internationally. Its worldwide dealer network consists of 105 dealers. In 2016, AVR realised a turnover of € 52 million, thanks to its customers in over 50 countries.