It's main production facilities are located in northern Germany, in Hasbergen-Gaste, Leeden, Hude, Leipzig and Altmoorhausen but they also have vast production sites in France (Forbach - for municipal implements) and Russia (Samara - for componentry).
With sales divisions throughout Europe, about 1800 employees and an annual turnover in excess of € 468m, AMAZONE is a truly international company and exports to more than 70 countries worldwide - which accounts for more than 80 % of their turnover.
AMAZONE a specialist producer of fertiliser spreaders, seed drills, powered (rotary cultivators and rotary harrows) and non-powered soil cultivation (compact disc harrows, mulch cultivators & tine and disc cultivators), precision air seeders and crop protection sprayers. In addition, AMAZONE has, for many years offered a comprehensive range of machinery for the maintenance of parks and lawns and spreaders for top dressing and winter road salt spreading.
The AMAZONE ZA series of twin-disc centrifugal spreaders is a global success story, with more than 750,000 units sold since its introduction in 1958. Today’s models feature soft ballistic technology, integrated weigh-cell technology, electronically-controlled hydraulics, GPS automated part-width section control and headland systems and easy-to-use ISOBUS-compatible terminals.
Super-efficient AMAZONE UX trailed and UF mounted sprayers are purpose engineered to maximise limited spraying windows. These smart designs not only maximum spraying performance, but reduce the amount of time spent filling, cleaning and transporting. The bottom line is better crop protection and higher yields.
Big stubble, no trouble
Integrated AMAZONE passive cultivation and seeding systems make light work of all stubble conditions, soil types and operating depths. Choose from CERTOS disc harrows, CATROS offset discs, CENIUS tined cultivators, CENTAUR tine/offset disc combinations, CIRRUS offset disc/drill combinations and CAYENA precision drills, all designed for fast, easy and efficient operation.
Founded in 1883 - still family owned for four generations
Sales branches in Great Britain, France, Ukraine, Hungaria, Russia and Kazakhstan.
Employees of the AMAZONE group: approx. 1,800
Turnover of the AMAZONE group: approx. € 468 million in 2014
Export share: approx. 80 % of the turnover in more than 70 countries v
AMAZONEN-Werke are specialists for fertiliser spreaders, seed drills, active (rotary cultivators and rotary harrows) and passive soil cultivation (disc cultivators and harrows), precision air seeders and crop protection sprayers. In addition AMAZONE has for many years offered high-quality kit for the maintenance of parks, green area maintenance and winter service.
The main customers of AMAZONE machinery are not only medium sized farms but increasingly also large estates and agricultural contractors.