Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegovina Skopje, FYR of Macedonia
Manufacture Of Food And Beverage
Manufacture Of Food Products
10 - Manufacture of food products

300 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
19 February 2007
Employment effect (start)
19 February 2007
Foreseen end date


Droga Kolinska is a food processing company located in Ljubljana and owned (60.3%) by Istrabenz, a Slovenian company active in a number of different fields. On 19 February 2007, Droga Kolinska opened a factory in Sarajevo (Bosnia and Hercegovina) for the production of chicken paste for the markets of South Eastern Europe, Turkey and the Middle East. The investment has reached 26 million euro and the annual production is expected to amount to 4,500 tons. The factory will initially create 200 jobs.

On 28 February 2007, Droga Kolinska opened a factory for coffee roasting in Skopje (FYR of Macedonia). The investment has reached 8 million euro and the factory is expected to employ 100 people.



Eurofound (2007), Droga Kolinska, Business expansion in World, factsheet number 65025, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/65025.