MEKOM - J.S.C. is a meat-processing company situated in the town of Silistra, North-East part of Bulgaria. It was founded in 1973. Being in the center of the rich agricultural region Dobrudza, the company has grown very quickly. At the present moment MEKOM - J.S.C. has its own agricultural lands,a fodder factory, a modern pig farm, fattening farm for sheep, lambs and cattle. In 1993 a comlete reconstruction of the factory took place.After that the new slaughter line and the department for lamb and pork cuts were licenced for export into the EC countries under licence number BG 1901021. Additionally in 1999 the company also received a licence for all types of sausages. The company became private ownership in 1998. At the present moment the company has 650 employees .