Day archives: February 18th, 2019

The Vegetable Oil “Avedov” from the Avetyan Brothers

The Vegetable Oil "Avedov"

It all started when brothers Hovhannes and Stepan Avetyan moved from Persia to the Russian Empire in early 1890 and settled in the North Caucasus in the city of Arzamas, which had a significant Armenian population. Here, having correctly oriented themselves and manifested their unique business and trade skills, they bought a loss-making vegetable oil …