Negotiations with AGCO and Amity Technology!

On August 17, 2016, the negotiations were held between the representatives of the companies AGCO and Amity Technology: Marc Ziesmann and Brian Dahl. Research and Development Enterprise Soyuz-Composite was represented by Aleksander Shapoval. The purpose of the negotiations was the collaboration between our companies and consideration of the ways to achieve the objects.

The negotiations were successful. From this day, we begin the collaboration on the development of assembly units of new sowing machine of the AGCO and Amity Technology development.

For reference, Amity Technology Company was founded by Howard and Brian Dahl in 1996. Amity Technology offers a wide range of high-performance agricultural machinery that helps to reduce costs, optimize expenditures and increase harvesting capacity. Along with a long practice of developing of quality sowing machines, the company has gained reputation of a reliable manufacturer of beet-harvesting equipment. The products of Amity Technology are sold all over the world through the dealer network. The research and development center, as well as the head office of the company are located in Fargo, North Dakota, USA.

In its turn, Amity Technology is a part of the AGCO Corporation – worldwide known manufacturer and distributor of agricultural machinery and equipment, and spare parts! The Corporation was founded in 1990 on the basis of the Deutz Allis that came out of the West German firm KHD. At that time, the production and sale of agricultural equipment began in North America, and a new and promising player appeared on the world market.


Today, the AGCO equipment is presented under the brands Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra. The sale of the AGCO equipment is made all around the world through the dealer network, consisting of 3,900 independent dealers and distributors, operating in more than 140 countries. The headquarter of the AGCO Company is located in Duluth, Georgia, USA, and the number of employees of the AGCO is more than 17 thousand people in 20 countries all around the world. Since 1990, the AGCO has invested more than $1.4 billion in the purchase of other companies. The AGCO continues to invent new solutions to improve their products, paying special attention to their products quality, which has always been and remains in the first place – evidence of this is the history of the Corporation itself.