start date: 2007-04-26
legal status: Person Fizik
profile: Skura company is located in the southern coast of Albania, in the town of Himara. Skura specialises in olive oil production from native varieties. Another important aspect is the processing of olive oil by-products such as soap.
Blue growth: The company started producing olive oil in 2009, when the new production plant was implemented. For the production of oil, only native varieties of olives are used. The varieties used is the small wild olive of Himara. This variety produces less olive oil but of higher quality Olive oil is extracted using cold pressing. Currently around 10 different types of olive oil infusions are produced by using local herbs and plants. To make the business more sustainable and to reuse the waste after the disposal, a machine that transforms the waste to coal will soon be implemented.