Agriholding Steppe is one of the largest agricultural companies in the South of Russia, uniting a number of agricultural enterprises (part of AFK Sistema). The aggregate land bank is 578,000 hectares. The company employs over 6 000 people. The strategic goal is to create a top-5 agricultural holding in Russia. The main assets of the company are lands of high and medium productivity, located in the most favourable regions in terms of climate, productivity and logistics: Krasnodar, Stavropol, Rostov regions. The agricultural holding develops its business in the following areas: crop production, agricultural trading, dairy farming, intensive gardening, grocery and sugar trading.