frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Thank you for your interest in FRoSTA AG! Below you will find answers to some of the frequently asked questions about our company. Just click on a question and the answer will open up underneath. If you have any further questions please get in touch.

FRoSTA AG General FAQs

You will find an overview of FRoSTA AG’s history by clicking here.

The corporation employs 1,665 employees (as of December 2016).

As a major employer FRoSTA takes its responsibility at its respective locations very seriously. This means that FRoSTA plays an active role in culture and sports by supporting cultural institutions and sports clubs at a local level.
Our next shareholders’ meeting will take place in June 2018 at Bremerhaven Town Hall. The agenda will be published beforehand here.

If you are not a shareholder and would like to attend the meeting as a guest then please book your admission ticket here.

Our fiscal year is the calendar year.

The FRoSTA Group uses the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Bremerhaven, were appointed as auditors for the 2016 fiscal year at the shareholders’ meeting on 17th June 2016.

FRoSTA Shares FAQs

On the Open Market segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

For enquiries with respect to shares that are no longer valid please click here.

Mr. Dirk Ahlers holds 10 % of the shares and Mr. Felix Ahlers holds 33.5 % of the shares. The remaining shares are free float.

Following its latest capital increase in autumn 2013 there are 6.812,598 outstanding FRoSTA shares.

FRoSTA AG shares are partially traded in relatively low volumes. If shares with a limit order are bought then this can result in a limitation of the supply if the limit differs vastly from the current market price. The closer the limit is to the current trade price the easier it is to buy FRoSTA shares.

FRoSTA Products FAQs

The first fish fingers under the FRoSTA brand were sold in 1976. You can read more about this on our Company History page.

Our fish products, ready-made meals and the various fruit mixes are manufactured at our Schottke branch in Bremerhaven. Our vegetable products are manufactured at our Rheintal (Bobenheim-Roxheim) and Elbtal (Lommatzsch) plants as quickly as possible after harvesting the vegetables grown on the surrounding fields at these locations. Our fourth production plant, located in Bydgoszcz, Poland, manufactures fish products as well as ready meals and soups for the East European Market.