Why Kikinda :-: Key sectors


Kikinda disposes with 70.541 ha of agricultural land, which is 90.04% of the total area of the city and represents the most important resource.

Predominantly is represented crop production, but there are also good potentials and tradition for developing horticulture (Nakovo, Idjos, city Kikinda).

The most common crops are corn, sunflower and wheat:

  Agricultural land in hectares
Agriculture soil types
arable land 10373.4105 21206.9236 17243.3659 6490.0732 4110.0538 2269.9604 705.5630 103.1547
garden 15.2886 14.0224 0.0231 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
orchards 142.1829 152.2652 5.1042 0.0877 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
vineyards 235.2450 284.9226 18.3984 0.4252 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
meadows 2.2821 211.4529 514.2825 632.2635 156.2914 2.0566 0.0000 0.0000
grasslands 51.9539 608.3387 3279.5784 755.7554 16.2389 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
reed-swamp 79.1242 506.6781 355.0795 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000 0.0000
Total 10899.4872 22984.6035 21415.8320 7878.6050 4282.5841 2272.0170 705.5630 103.1547

In Kikinda there is a state enterprise Ltd. Agricultural Extension Service, which provides advice and technical assistance to agricultural producers.


Great tradition of corporate business - in 1977 iron foundry from Kikinda, Serbia and Opel signs contract about joint venture and long-term cooperation in manufacturing valid for 15 years, 78,5 millions of US dollars have been invested in new established factory IDA-Kikinda.

In Kikinda there is potential and resources to develop the following industries: metallurgy industry, chemical industry, energy industry, food industry, building materials industry, textile industry.

Metal industry

Production of parts for the automotive industry - AD Foundry "Kikinda" member of the "CIMOS" Koper (Slovenia), "Le Belier Kikinda" (aluminum castings for the automotive industry).

Manufacture of machine tools - grinders "Grindex" Kikinda, and AD Foundry "Kikinda".

Engineering and various equipment for food, chemical and building materials industry, "NOVUM", Kikinda, "TIM" Kikinda, "Multipak" Kikinda, "Morar" Kikinda.

Other metal production: "Šole" Kikinda - Production of all types of metal containers.

Food Industry

Processing and production of seed crops-AD "Agroseme".

Food industry-AD "Banini" (confectionery production), "Kikindski mlin" (processing and manufacturing of food products), "Prima PRODUCT" (processing, preserving and packaging of agricultural products), "Mokrin mlek" (production of dairy products), "Alter-Fontana '(bakery and confectionery production), "MORAR" (confectionery).

Chemical and Petroleum Industry

  • "MSK" Kikinda-metallic Acetic Acid Plant.
  • "Bell Chemicals" - production of oils and lubricants.
  • "Blik product" - multi-layer films for packaging.
  • "NIS Gaspromneft" - 40 percent of the Serbian oil and gas production takes place in the municipality of Kikinda.
  • "Gigraphix" - production of toner cartridges for all printer types.

Building materials industry

  • Building materials industry - AD "Toza Marković" (production of tiles, tiles, mosaics).

Textile industry

  • LTD "EMMEPI" - the production of women's stockings.
  • „LIRA“ („CIMOS“ grupa)- proizvodnja zaštitne i radne odeće i opreme.

Trade and services

Wholesale and retail - AD "Angropromet" (retailer of consumer goods), "PROMEDIA" (specialized in sales of laboratory equipment).

IT sector - "Bus Computers" and "Xeon Computers" (programming, servicing and sales of computers and software), "G-Graphix" (manufacture cartridges for the printer).